Food has been used for thousands of years as an aphrodisiac, a seductive treat or a healthy way to increase libido. Well, they were on to something and we have some foods that are proven to help you stay sexually healthy and active as well as where you can find some great cuisine including them in Guilford, CT. So when you are planning that hot date, take them to one of these great restaurants and suggest the meals below or have them yourself to keep your date hot all night!
1. Strawberries -
Full of Vitamin C and antioxidants you can count on strawberries to help with your heart function and arteries while boosting sperm count! Dip them in some sexy chocolate and get the benefits of methylxanthines to activate the libido and excite your partner. Top it off by feeding them to them yourself...maybe keep this one for dessert.
2. Asparagus -
Full of Vitamin B this vegetable increases histamine and that boosts a healthy sex drive. Menu suggestion for this food:
PRIMAVERA PIZZA at Bufalina
Asparagus, spring onion, oyster mushrooms, Melville (soft, ripened cow’s milk cheese), fresh pea leaves
3. Oysters or Shell Fish -
Packed with lots of Zinc you can eat any shell fish including Lobster, Mussels, Clams and Oysters for a boost in testosterone as well as sperm production. Menu suggestion for this food:
Mussels at Bar Bouchee
P.E.I. mussels, white wine, shallots, parsley, Dijon mustard broth
4. Avocodo -
These superfruits taste delicious and can go with any meal, have Vitamin E which helps with heart flow and overall circulation. Menu suggestion for this food:
Premium Hawaiian Ahi tuna tartar at Le Petit Cafe'
served with Californian avocado, Granny Smith apple, gaufrette potatoes, fresh thai basil, and ponzu (lemon juice-soy emulsion) sauce.
5. Chilis -
Chilis are hot and contain capsaicin which triggers your endorphins and gives you a natural high. They put you through all of the same chemical reactions that happen when you become aroused!
Menu suggestion for this food:
Drunken Noodles at Som Siam
Pan fried flat fried noodles, broccoli, onions, mushrooms, bell peppers, fresh basil prepared with a mixture of fresh chilis and garlic, your choice of meat (or tofu).
Some honorable mentions that you can throw into your own meals or look for on the menu at your favorite restaurant are:
Lemon, Honey, Sweet Potatoes and Watermelon! One of my favorite summer drinks is water with lemon slices, a bit of raw honey and chunks of watermelon with mint leaves! Refreshing and libido boosting!