Eastern Asia—Ground rhino horns
Supposedly a cure for erectile dysfunction
Chinese, Egyptians, Hindus—Licorice
Increases sexual arousal and stamina
Indonesia and Malaysia—Bat meat
Often served whole to spice up the sex life. It probably tastes like chicken
India and Nepal—Rhinoceros urine
To increase sexual desire and vitality
Often given to newly-married couples to spice up the wedding night.
A potent sex enhancer
To make you horny
From the Romans and Greeks—Aniseed
To increase your desire
Eaten, will recharge the sexual batteries
The avocado tree was known as ahuacuatl, or "testicle tree.” Thought to have passion-inducing properties
To help a man feel frisky “down there.”
The phallic-looking veggie supposedly stirs the loins, so to speak.
Becca Simone writes erotic romance for The Wild Rose Press. Personally, she would rather go sexless than eat deep-fried tarantula or a whole bat with eyes. Becca's Halloween story, Midnight Treat, is available now. You can learn more about her and her writing at her website.