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Well, marriage is a tricky business but it doesn't always have to be! Let us reassure you that there are ways using which you can all keep things 'interesting'. And, food, well let's just say we have an appetite for more than just food! 

If you want to pour some tanginess and sweetness into your married life then you ought to believe in the notion of 'a couple that eats together stays together'. And, no we don't just mean go on for gastronomical dates(which you must, we insist, at least every now and then) but bring the heat and the sweetness of said food items to the comfort of your homes, or the kitchen slab perhaps! 

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From baking some cupcakes with tantalising toppings of some commonly found aphrodisiacs to spurring a concoction of some of the meanest liqueur infused desserts & decadent chocolate might we add - check out these food items that you can not only cook together but devour in the form of a decadent meal amongst others things(if you know what we mean).

Let's Get Steamy With Chocolate Avocado Pudding

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Didn't you always find yourself intrigued by how Instagramable an avocado is? Well for those of you who didn't know, avocadoes have a reputation of being one of the most tantalising ingredients that help spice up any relationship. Now, imagine this, a quaint weekend with your spouse, what is missing you might add? Some extra kick to put things into motion. Couple some into a decadent mix of some dark chocolate and voila you'll not only satiate your hunger pangs but much more.

Ingredients

  • 1 ripe avocado
  • 1 ripe banana
  • 4 Tbsp honey 
  • 3 Tbsp of unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 3 Tbsp of unsweetened almond milk  
  • ½ tsp ground cinnamon 
  • ½ tsp. pure vanilla extract

Make this right and you'll find yourself occupied for a couple of hours at least, we promise!

Keep things Interesting With Some Roasted Figs

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Humble on the outside but once cut open, the humble figs reveal a universe of their own. The juicy tanginess and sourness of figs will explode in your mouth and reveal to you two a sensation of pure bliss. So, the next time you are on a weekend getaway or are just enjoying a night in PJs with popcorns, all you really got to do is roast some figs and continue the rest of the business with your lady love!

Ingredients

  • A handful of figs
  • Pure maple syrup
  • Sea salt
  • Cinnamon powder
  • Vanilla icecream

Get this easy to follow the recipe on point and you'll need to hand a'do not disturb' sign on your doorknob for a while, we promise!

Let's Traverse the Untouched With Pomegranate & Chocolate Brownies 

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Even if you have already jumped on the honeymoon bandwagon, nobody said you cannot do it twice, or thrice or however many times as you damn well, please! But, only this time, find time to bond in a kitchen as the two of you smear your hands in dark chocolate and sip some forbidden juice of pomegranate. Follow this now and you can thank us later, we'll wait!

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1 1/4 cup organic raw cane sugar
  • 3/4 cup cacao powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/3 cup Baking Flour {see notes}
  • 1/2 cup pomegranate seeds
  • 2 tablespoons cacao nibs

Let this decadent brownie be a wake-up call to your inner god & goddess!

Take a Dip in Some Red Wine & Poached Pears

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Let mother nature be the guiding force as you take a deep dive into the land of sensations & some red wine! The next time you find your missus sipping on some red wine, don't just stand there and watch her! Rather, take out some pears from the fridge, a bottle of red wine and surprise her with this surprise concoction of love meets passion.

Ingredients For Poached Pears

  • 4 bartlett pears 
  • 1 bottle of cabernet wine
  • 1 anise
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 2 small bay leaves
  • 1½ c. water (or enough to cover pears in the pot)
  • ½ vanilla bean
  • 4 TBSP sugar

Ingredients For Mascarpone Filling

  • 8 oz mascarpone 
  • ½ vanilla bean extract
  • ½ TBSP vanilla extract
  • 2 TBSP finely powdered sugar

You won't know what hit you - the wine, the pear or the missus!

Quench Your Thirst With Some Watermelon Granita

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A hot summer day, throbbing hearts and a run through the park with your spouse! We say, the perfect workout regime done right. But, how do you plan on quenching the thirst post a workout sesh? We say, take a leap of faith and try this granita and the rest shall be history! 

Ingredients

  • Fresh watermelon
  • Fresh lime juice
  • Crushed ice
  • Liquid sweeteners

This cool-aid is all you need to satiate your throbbing hearts.

You may be left wondering that re-creating these epic wonders would be a taxing task, but let us tell you this, try them once and you'll know why these are worth the time and effort. If you always want to feel the rush of adrenaline & put in overdrive your steamy marriage - then there is not another foolproof plan than this! 

With the cupid ruling your heart & your inner goddess on the charge, try these easy to create recipes the next time you want your spouse's cheeks to turn red with formidable bliss.