Our favorite easy lunch (and brunch) recipes using aphrodisiac ingredients.

Grilled Fig and Arugula Salad from The Girl and the Fig

Grilled Fig Salad from The Girl and the Fig | EatSomethingSexy.comFigs, arugula and goat cheese, oh my! You may not need a recipe to know that these three aphrodisiac ingredients are perfect together. But you’re going to want to try experience how fig expert Sondra Bernstein, chef/owner of Sonoma’s The Girl and the Fig, combines them with pancetta, pecans and a ruby port vinaigrette.

This salad makes a perfect appetizer for an aphrodisiac dinner for two but it’s also hearty enough to serve as a summer lunch.

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Recipe for Lemon Scones with Blackberries from Carla Snyder

lemon scones with blackberriesThere’s something sexy about scones. Sure, they’re the staple of the most proper meal of all time, high tea. But then when you think about eating them in bed–crumbs be damned–served hot with someone even hotter by your side, you see scones’ serious sex appeal! And this version, from our friend and one of our favorite contributors, Carla Snyder, layers up traditional scones with with a spark of citrus and a burst of blackberry. 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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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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Top 5 Picnic Recipes–for couples, friends and future lovers

Our top 5 picnic recipes of all timeOur top 5 picnic recipes of all time

Picnics can be the perfect meals for romance. A picnic for two is plays perfectly on the heart strings. And a group picnic is often a great place to find a new summer fling or maybe even the love of your life.

Since summer is right around the corner, we’re helping you get ready with our top 5 picnic recipes filled with aphrodisiac ingredients. Enjoy them with a bottle of chilled rosé, a thermos of lavender lemonade or a pitcher full of rum punch. Read more