Pine nuts are loaded with powerful aphrodisiac properties. Zinc plays a vital role in maintaining male potency and has been known to do that since Medieval times. Pine nuts are loaded with zinc. They also contain boron which regulates our estrogen and testosterone levels and their balance is crucial to our sexual vitality. In this recipe pine nuts meet another intriguing aphrodisiac - the fragrant basil. Basil is a sacred plant in the world of aphrodisiacs. It contains vitami
Aphrodisiacs is not a new phenomenon. People have believed in their powerful abilities to induce lust for ages. Nearly every culture has its own legends and myths surrounding certain herbs, vegetables or fruits. There have been numerous studies done around foods that are known to stimulate sexual desire. For example, chili peppers are known to boost the production of endorphins (the happiness hormones) as well as speed up your heart rate which leads to a similar feeling that
French novelist Marcel Proust must have thought of Madeleines when he came up with the name for his work Les Plaisirs et Les Jours (Pleasures and Days). After all, Madeleines were his favourite amongst all enticing French desserts. Here is the most surprising thing about Madeleines - they probably are the simplest of all French confectionary treats. They don't take too much skill, time or effort. However, they are perfect! Tiny sweet, buttery sponge cakes, scented with vanill
Queen Cleopatra knew a thing or two about love magic. Before seeing her lovers she used to take long steamy baths scented with fragrant threads of saffron. She knew that they were filled with lust awakening properties and to this day she is known as one of the best lovers in history. Saffron's aphrodisiac properties are also confirmed by modern science. It's been proven not to only enhance one's libido but to also aid in reducing high blood pressure and respiratory problems.
Chili pepper is a powerful aphrodisiac. Its spicy and striking and it heats up your body almost immediately. First your lips touch the food prepared with chili peppers and they become warm, pulsating and inviting. Then your heart starts to beat faster and your chest, your neck and face get pleasantly flushed. Your sweat glands produce a dewy glow on your skin, your breath fastens... And that masterfully mimics how your body feels when you are sexually aroused. Your senses are