ambrosial \ am-BROH-zhuhl \ , adjective;

1. Exceptionally pleasing to taste or smell; especially delicious or fragrant.
2. Worthy of the gods; divine.

But if something is slightly bruised, speckled ordinged on the outside, we don’t usually take the timeto wonder if it might be ambrosial within.
— Monica Eng, “Farmers markets bring on the uglyfruit and we love it,” Chicago Tribune, August, 2010.

Ambrosial comes from the Greek ambrosios, “of the Gods.” Ambrosia refers to the food or drink consumed Search for Ambrosiaby the Greek pantheon.


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