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A date that won’t let you down: Spice up your Valentine’s Day with these alternative aphrodisiac foods

Ditch the champagne and chocolate this Valentine’s Day and impress your other half by cooking up a storm with these aphrodisiac foods.

We all know the way to anyone’s heart is through their stomach and this year the good people at Farmdrop have got us covered.

The minds behind the London exclusive online farmers market have found the best alternative aphrodisiac foods to add some spice to your Valentine’s Day meal.

1. Chorizo

Chorizo contains high levels of protein and zinc, beneficial for testosterone production.

2. Medjool dates

Crowned ‘King of the Fruits’, these dates won’t stand you up. They are bursting with sweet honey, caramel and cinnamon flavours.

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3. Salmon

Salmon is packed with Omega 3 which keeps sex hormone production at its peak. Perfect with crushed potatoes for a romantic night in.

4. Figs

Famously used by Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, the humble fig symbolises love and modesty.

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5. Blackberry and liquorice jam

Liquorice is an ancient aphrodisiac and perfect for breakfast in bed.

Farmdrop supports independent farmers by reducing the steps between the field and your fork, meaning your delivery should arrive the same day it leaves the source.

Images courtesy of Farmdrop, with thanks


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