As the days draw closer to Thanksgiving, every wine lover in America (vegans being the exception) is going to start to think about wine pairing with turkey. It doesn’t matter if you’re vegetarian or a devotee of red meat, on this one day of the year, you will probably sit down at a table that […]
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About Amy Reiley
Eat Something Sexy's Creator & Editor-in-Chief Amy Reiley is the award-winning author of five aphrodisiac cookbooks. She has her Master of Arts in Gastronomy, awarded by Le Cordon Bleu and The University of Adelaide.
Amy is considered a leading authority on aphrodisiacs. Her work in aphrodisiacs is quoted in publications including National Geographic, The New York Times, Epicurious, Wine Enthusiast, Health and Playboy magazines. She speaks internationally on aphrodisiac foods and has brought her knowledge of aphrodisiac history and science to national television shows including The Today Show and CBS Early Show. She is a frequent guest on relationship and lifestyle radio and podcast shows and has been interviewed by BBC and NPR radio, Cosmopolitan radio and popular podcasts including My Dad Wrote a Porno.
Amy is also a freelance food, wine and health researcher and writer as well as a wine competition judge. Her work has appeared in publications ranging from Variety to The Daily Meal. She is an MSN content provider. And she is also a former wine editor for Gayot.com and wine & spirits editor of Las Vegas magazine.
Fun fact: Amy was the creator of the first ever comprehensive food and wine apps, Amy Reiley's Pocket Gourmet and Amy Reiley's Pocket Vineyard for Palm.
Entries by Amy Reiley
If you love pumpkin pie or pumpkin spice anything for that matter, you’re going to love this easy pumpkin pie protein shake recipe. A vegetarian protein shake full of naturally nutritious ingredients, this pumpkin pie spice smoothie is a fantastic option for breakfast on the go. Scroll down for notes on making a vegan shake. […]
You’ve probably heard the virtues of olive oil, coconut oil and possibly even grape seed oil. But what about the oil that comes from avocados? Research reveals that avocado oil has some remarkable benefits to overall health. And it may just be the best oil choice if you want to boost your performance in the […]
Pumpkin spice is without question the flavor of the season but a pumpkin spice martini? Oh, yes! This pumpkin martini recipe, layered with the classic spices found in pumpkin pie, is a fantastic addition to any occasion that calls for cocktails. It’s an easy martini recipe blending pumpkin syrup with apple cider and vodka with […]
I love this autumn cake! This moist and perfectly spiced pumpkin bundt cake recipe is my go-to dessert for the entire fall season of dinner parties and celebrations, from Halloween to Thanksgiving. Best of all, this easy, made-from-scratch cake is sure to be a hit with anyone who tries it.
I love the concept of this winter gin cocktail recipe. I wish I could take credit for this one but this gin fizz was invented by cocktail maven Kathy Casey to give gin, one of summer’s most popular spirits, a winter makeover. What I love most isn’t the drink’s tongue-tingling balance of fresh and comforting […]
I’ve worked in this business for over 20 years. In fact, this blog has been around since 2002. If you’ve worked in one business for as long as I have, you get to know all the best things. And if you truly want to embrace the advice found on this site, try the recipes and […]
Those lucky enough to know the wonders of eating truffles will testify that this gift from the earth is the ultimate aphrodisiac. One might even go so far as to say it is the ultimate food experience… period, not to mention one of the most expensive ingredients for sale. Hard to believe that the discovery […]