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At Albuquerque Florist, Inc., we specialize in the finest flowers, backed by service and individual attention that has remained unsurpassed for over 40 golden years. We carry a vast selection of fresh flowers, green and blooming plants, dried and silk arrangements, balloons, gifts & plush animals as well as fruit & gourmet baskets, something for every budget. From a single rose to the most stunning wedding ensemble, our skilled staff of professional designers can make all of your special moments truly unforgettable. We have 2 NE Albuquerque locations to serve you at San Mateo Blvd and Juan Tabo Blvd. Also serving all Lovelace Hospitals, Presbyterian and University of New Mexico hospital.

Wedding Cakes

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Simply Sweet is now located at our Event Planning Center at 1416 Juan Tabo in NE Albuquerque. 
You can order flowers and wedding cakes at the same time. 

 Simply Sweet by Darci is a small Albuquerque-based business focused on providing the finest specialty cakes, desserts, and showpieces for the most discriminating clients.

wedding wire award winner: wedding cakesAs well as wedding cakes, Simply Sweet caters to individuals looking for that perfect wedding cake, businesses in need of a dessert buffet for a VIP event, and restaurants that want a distinctive dessert menu for every season. Each item is personally constructed by award winning pastry chef, Darci Rochau, through a free consultation and one-on-one tasting with the client. When style and flavor matter, let Simply Sweet be your personal pastry chef.

Call  Today to Set-up a Free Consultation with Chef Darci 
(505)-922-5560 

 

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About the Chef

Born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Chef Darci Rochau has a degree in baking and pastry arts from New York’s Culinary Institute of America. She spent nine years designing and executing dessert menus at some of the best restaurants in the southwest and was the first woman in the kitchen of the world-renowned Picasso Restaurant in Las Vegas, NV. Chef Darci has extensive management experience as the head pastry chef at the Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort and Spa. While there, she was responsible for the design and execution of dessert menus for restaurants and banquets as well as the production of wedding cakes and showpieces for special events.

Chef Darci has been featured in multiple magazines and newspapers and has won national awards for her pastry creations including a first-place prize on the Food Network television show, “Challenge: Wild West Chocolate.”  

Chef Darci describes her creations as “simplistic, yet clean and elegant”. 
Simple ingredients appeal to her and she believes that the best results are created from few ingredients combined to make flavorful things.

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Wedding cake: Simply Sweet: Albuquerque

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Albuquerque Best of the City 2018