Living the good life in Southwest Florida offers everything one needs for a happy, healthy lifestyle. Like bountiful sunshine, for example. Plus a wealth of outdoor activities, and a year-round selection of fresh fruits and veggies. What else can you ask for? How about world-class, delicious handcrafted confections for those special moments of sweet indulgence:
If chocolate is your passion, look no further. Flavor-filled truffles, unique chocolate bars and barks and a diverse variety of other handcrafted delights are just moments away at Royal Palm Chocolates off Old U.S. 41 in North Naples. Nurtured by love and dedication, Royal Palm Chocolates is a family venture. Former attorney Philip is joined by his wife Stephanie, their daughter Brittany and a close-knit staff who work together to fulfill Chef Philip’s lifelong dream to be a chocolatier. After graduating at the top of his class from the renowned Notter School of Pastry Arts, Philip landed a position in the pastry kitchen of the 5-Star and 5-Diamond Ritz Carlton Beach Resort in Naples, Florida. When the opportunity arose for the Finchers to open their own chocolate shop, Royal Palm Chocolates was born.
In just three years, the company has garnered local and national acclaim for creativity, adventurous flavor combinations and “true” chocolate taste. From retail to corporate gifting to the bridal industry, Royal Palm Chocolates has added a unique and delicious dimension to Southwest Florida and to the world of chocolate.
Discover Royal Palm Chocolates, a chocolate boutique gallery that will delight your senses:
1084 Business Lane, Naples, FL 34110
For those yearning for freshly baked cakes and pastries, Bonita Springs recently welcomed Sweet Odin’s Danish Bakery. Discover the fragrant aromas and delectable creations baked every morning at this fourth generation, family-owned business. These master bakers are best known for Danish Kringle, a Danish dough suffused with 32 layers of butter, a rich layer of cream cheese, and your choice of mouth-watering fruit fillings ranging from fresh raspberry to sweet strawberry, to the number one favorite, pecan.
The warm and welcoming Olesen family includes Michael, his wife Mary, their son Kevin and wife Angi, and Angi’s mom, Carla. Baking since he was tall enough to reach the bench, Michael and his family look forward to pleasing guests with their carefully crafted selections.
Visit Sweet Odin’s Danish Bakery, a sweet experience you do not want to miss:
24830 S. Tamiami Trail, Suite 2100, Bonita Springs, FL 34134
By: Phyllis Ershowsky, PKE Marketing & PR Solutions