There are lots of ways of raising your endorphin levels to give you that feel good factor, the one which relaxes you and leaves you open to heightened levels or arousal and awareness. Naturally we think of chocolate, strawberries and aromatic oils when looking to get in the mood for love, but there are a lot more strange and sometimes nausiating (alledged) aphrodisiacs out there.
Bat & Ball Soup
Bat &Ball Soup
(Otherwise known as Bull’s Penis & Testicle Soup).
Not instantly appetising but very popular in the Phillapines apparently. The Bull’s genetalia are cleaned (thankfully), chopped and blanched in scalding water and served in a spicy vegetable stock. This spicy soup is believed to increase a gentlemans stamina in the bedroom.
Can’t face the baboon urine on its own? Try mixing it with some beer like they do in Zimbabwe where this aphrodisiac is popular. Still not convinced? Well you could change the animal, in India its cow’s urine thats believed to get you going!
A tea, brewed from the leaves of this wonderful tree are reported to provide an effect that puts Viagra to shame. Other than being a powerful aphrodisiac the tea is also reportedly anti-aging, detoxifying and a general pick-me-up.
The period after a wedding is called a ‘Honeymoon’ for a reason. In Persia after a couple were married they would drink mead, which is a fermented drink made from honey. This would br drunk for a month after the wedding in the hopes that it would stimulate bith parties to perform.