Looking to spice things up with your sweetie this Valentine’s Day? Woo them with this mind-blowing 80:20 superfood elixir.
The main ingredient in this sexier-than-hot-chocolate, warming treat is raw cacao. Known to promote feelings of love and bliss, cacao is said to open up the energy of the heart chakra.
Cacao’s love child, maca, is “nature’s viagra!” This little herb from South America is known to boost stamina (all kinds of stamina!), energy and is considered a potent aphrodisiac promoting enhanced sexual function.
Look out, Ladies!
These potent superfoods make for a passionate love potion and can be spiked with vodka or enjoyed sans booze. So whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day or not, treat yourself this Conscious Cocktail that is sure to warm your heart.
Now I’d love to hear from you. Do you have a favorite aphrodisiac? Interested in more foods that will boost libido? Be sure to leave me a comment below.
With love and cacao bliss,
Cacao Aphrodisiac Elixir of Love
Yield: 4 servings
- 2 cups purified water
- 1/2 cup cashews
- 2 to 3 TB. raw cacao powder
- 1 tsp. maca
- Dash of cayenne pepper
- Pinch of Himalayan crystal salt
- 10 drops of stevia for sweetness
- 2 oz. of Ciroc vodka or gluten free vodka (optional)
In a high speed blender, combine water, cashews, cacao, maca, cayenne pepper, salt and stevia. Run on high for 1 to 2 minutes to warm slightly. Pour into a martini glass (with or without vodka) and garnish with a raspberry or strawberry.
Note: Cacao, strawberries, and vodka are for 80:20 only.