It’s been well-known for a while that some foods have properties that enhance our natural, carnal desires. Foods like oysters, chocolate, cinnamon, and vanilla boost excitement and mood, but there are also some drinks that will help build a more loving atmosphere.
If you’re looking to propose over dinner, add something special to compliment dinner, and prepare your partner’s mind and body for the beginning of the rest of your lives. Prepare a dinner fit for a marriage proposal.
Check out the lowdown on some of the most enlightening beers that are also considered to be in the aphrodisiac family. Make every aspect of your engagement plans perfect, down to the drink.
Greek mythology gives us the story of Aphrodite, the goddess of sexuality and love. Her story says that she rose from a grand oyster shell in the sea, and from then, oysters have been associated with fertility and desire.
The best oyster stouts have been vetted all over the world, and there are a few places to get a great sexy stout. The “Pearl Necklace” of Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick, Maryland and the “Oyster Point Stout” of 21st Amendment Brewery in San Francisco, California are two examples of a great oyster beer.
There are numerous options when it comes to finding aphrodisiac fruits. Figs, strawberries, watermelons, and even pomegranates are just a few fruits that will boost the sensual environment of your engagement dinner plans.
Plan a savory dinner with a fruity compliment, and consider pouring one of these three passionate mixes.
- Bitch’ Berry – Great Basin Brewing Co.
- Wisconsin Belgian Red – New Glarus Brewing Co.
- Fig Saison – Ponysaurus Brewing
The power of chocolate has long been an addition to a couple’s night of romance. The joy chocolate brings to the tastebuds is unlike anything else. Even the Mayans worshiped the cacao tree, believing that its origins were divine.
A few of the best chocolate beers include:
- Sexual Chocolate – Foothills Brewing
- Theobroma – Dogfish Head Crafting Brewed Ales
- Choklat – Southern Tier Brewing Co.
Chili Pepper Beers
For your spicy relationship, you may want to create an atmosphere of heat with a chili pepper brew. Spicy beer may sound like a stomach ache waiting to happen, but it goes well with dark chocolate.
Entice your love to accept your proposal with a home cooked meal with a spicy kick. Here are a few of the most delicious chili pepper beers available in the U.S.
Ghost Face Killah – Twisted Pine Brewery
Chili Pepper Ale – Six River Brewery
5 Vulture – 5 Rabbit Cerveceria
Saffron carries a chemical called crocin, and crocin has been found to increase sexual desire and arousal. Dogfish Head (brewing company) uses saffron as one of the ingredients in their brew named, Midas Touch.