It’s time to get in the mood for the sexiest day of the year! What better way to kick off a romantic evening than by preparing sultry, libido-enhancing dishes for you and your lover? While the claims of edible aphrodisiacs—avocados, oysters, chili peppers and chocolate, to name a few—haven’t necessarily been supported by scientific studies, these foods are often historically well documented for their abilities to sexually arouse. In order to help you plan your Valentine’s Day menu, LivingHealthy has sourced nine desirable recipes that are sure to fuel your romantic fire this February 14, even if you haven’t been following the sex drive diet all year long.



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