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Bacon Baja Fish Tacos with Avocado Cream

bacon baja fish tacosWhat beats a fish taco? A fish taco with the satisfying crunch of crisp, smoky bacon! Although we can’t find any historical information backing up bacon’s aphrodisiac properties Read more

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Chia Seed and Cucumber Salad Recipe

chia seed and cucumber saladOne day I was staring at a package of chia seeds trying to think of something to do with them beyond the ubiquitous chia pudding. I wondered what would happen if I added them to my mother’s cucumber salad recipe. I also traded out her garden cucumbers for Read more

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Recipe for Roasted Broccoli with Black Garlic

Roasted Broccoli with Black Garlic | EatSomethingSexy.comThis recipe was inspired by Ina Garten’s incredible recipe for Parmesan-Roasted Broccoli. But this version takes a bit of a turn from Mediterranean flavors to the Far East with the flavoring of  black garlic. Black garlic is simply garlic that has been fermented to produce a complex yet mellow, sweet and savory flavor. It’s black as coal coloring is simply a byproduct of the fermentation process. Black garlic, incidentally, offers nearly twice as many antioxidants as does fresh garlic. Read more

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Summer Lovers’ Peach Gazpacho–an aphrodisiac variation on a classic chilled soup

Aphrodisiac Peach Gazpacho from Fork Me, Spoon Me: the sensual cookbookfrom fork me, spoon me: the sensual cookbook
by Amy Reiley

Amy hated to part with this recipe, as its one of her favorite secrets of her first book, Fork Me, Spoon Me. But we twisted her arm because we wanted to share with you what we deem the perfect soup for capturing the spirit of summer in a bowl. Read more

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Fennel, Asparagus and Artichoke Bottom Empanadas Recipe

aphrodisiac empanadas with fennel, artichoke and asparagus | EatSomethingSexy.comEmpanadas recipe by Diane Brown

This beautiful recipe is a part of a larger story Diane created for us on aphrodisiac tapas. Empanadas are savory bundles found in Spanish and many Latin cultures. The name comes from the Spanish word empanar, roughly meaning to wrap or coat in bread. Diane’s version of these little savory bundles combine three outstanding aphrodisiacs: fennel, asparagus and artichoke. What could be better than this aphrodisiac trifecta wrapped in a golden pastry crust? Read more