Desserts Archives - Ambrosia & Nectar

01 Apr '15

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How to Make Perfect Easter Rice Krispie Treat Nests

What are your Easter plans this weekend? Let me tell you what they are. You’re going to make these adorable little rice krispie treat nests (for the children, of course). Always for the children. And if two or … Read More

12 Mar '15

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The Fudgy Brownie to Rule Them All

Please excuse my “The Lord of the Rings” reference, but it has to be said. This is honestly, truly, cross-my-heart-and-hope-to-die the one fudgy brownie to rule them all. And it has a background story. Ahem..

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18 Nov '14

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The Easiest, Most Delicious Rhubarb Pie Filling

I love pie. No, really. I really, really love it. For my 16th birthday, I asked my Mom not to bake a birthday cake, but fruit. Loaded with sugar. And wrapped up in a cocoon of flour mixed with … Read More

30 Sep '14

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Chocolate Chunk Pumpkin Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Pecan Frosting

Pumpkin-lovers everywhere, rejoice! And non-pumpkin-lovers, prepare to have your eyes opened, because these are seriously the best pumpkin cupcakes you may ever, ever (seriously), ever taste. The pumpkin cake itself is impossibly moist, and loaded with dark chocolate chunks—or milk chocolate, … Read More

13 Sep '14


Fresh Lime Cake with Raspberries

Is it just me, or did winter suddenly come this week? Like, no warning at all… one day it’s a comfortable 72-degrees-hmmm-how-nice-i-think-i’ll-wear-shorts-today kind of day, and the next, BAM! Coats. Gloves. Non-sandals (because really, there’s only two types of … Read More