PS these photos are terrible because they were taken in the restaurant at night- aka worst lighting ever!
Avocado hummus, with smoked chili oil and toasted flat bread
Possess high volumes of vitamin B6,
which is said to increase male hormone production.
Oyster shooter with Meyer lemon
This is one of the most widely known aphrodisiac foods.
They are high in zinc, which helps in the increase of sexual drive.
Asparagus and goat cheese gratin with baguette
This vegetable is said to boost the production of histamine,
a crucial pleasure hormone necessary in both males and females.
Basil and potato bisque topped with Benton’s bacon lardon
Basil’s sweet aroma is said to not only have a positive effect
on mind and body, but an aphrodisiac effect, too.
Roasted black mission figs, cracked pepper, valdeon
Figs date back as far as biblical times and have been held
in esteem as the fruit of love and fertility for centuries.
a mousse of banana, meyer lemon, & pomegranate
Bananas contain chelating minerals and the bromelain enzyme,
said to enhance the male libido. A banana left on a doorstep
indicates that a marriage is about to take place.
Seared scallop with a parsnip almond butter, lemon oil
Poets have often described the aroma from almonds as arousing
for females. Almonds are also a popular symbol for fertility.
honey cured duck with a sour cherry compote
This sweet-tasting, natural product is high in boron
- a mineral associated with the use of estrogen in the female body
seared filet medallion, roasted garlic and horseradish crema
While garlic may smell bad, it’s loaded with an ingredient said
to increase blood flow around the body.
Chocolate trio ~
Bête noir, burnt orange chocolate mousse,
Double chocolate ice cream with crushed hazelnuts
Pure chocolate increases the same hormone
(dopamine) associated with euphoria.
What did you do for Valentines Day? Had fun with friends, family, or your love? Enjoy any delicious food or treats!?