Entries by Diane Brown

Spanish Style Mussels in Sailor’s Sauce – an aphrodisiac tapas recipe

A hot tapas recipe from cookbook author Diane Brown Serve these Spanish style mussels as a part of a Spanish tapas-inspired evening…or just enjoy them on their own. This recipe is part of an entire meal of fabulous (aphrodisiac) appetizers. But I like to think each one also stands alone as an easy dinner dish. These […]

Triple Citrus Sangria with Red Wine

Diane Brown, author of The Seduction Cookbook and our Diva Dish maven of dining for two gave us this recipe for citrus sangria from her Family Farm Box blog. She used California’s summer Valencia oranges to make this tart, tangy and refreshing treat. We love the layers of aphrodisiacs in this drink, including: cinnamon; citrus; […]

Diane’s Caipirinha Recipe–a drink for seduction

We’re feeling the need for a good, stiff cocktail right now. We thought something refreshing, like this Caipirinha recipe would put us all in the mood to transition to spring. (And the thought that really motivates this post? We’re betting that the combination of the aphrodisiac spirit cachaca with fresh citrus will help you get in […]

Minted Bulghar Salad with Pine Nuts and Feta – an easy vegetarian meal

A Vegetarian Salad with Greek Flare This vegetarian dish is the heart of my aphrodisiac plan for a romantic Greek-inspired dinner for two. The meal is an homage to Eros, God of Love. And it’s a light, vegetarian affair filled with traditional Greek flavors. This Minted Bulghar Salad offers big flavor without meat. It’s made […]