Apothecary Erotic Recipes


Edible Lotion Bars
2 oz. beeswax
2 oz. coconut oil
1 oz. cocoa butter
1 tb. flavoring extract
Melt the wax on low heat. Add coconut oil and cocoa butter. Remove from heat and add flavoring. Pour into molds, let solidify and pop out.

Edible Massage Oil
4 oz. apricot kernel oil
4 oz. almond oil
1/2 gram vitamin E
1 tsp. flavor extract
1 oz. glycerin (for a warming effect)
Mix together; the glycerin will separate out, shake to mix.

Warming Chocolate Lotion
2 tb. glycerin
1 tb. cocoa powder
1 tb. melted cocoa butter
Mix well.

Warming Lotion
3 tb. glycerin
2 tb. cocoa butter
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract

Cooling Gel
4 tb. aloe vera gel
1 tsp. corn syrup or glycerin
1 tsp. mint extract
1-2 drops food coloring

Edible Warming Lotion
2 oz. glycerin
1/2 oz. corn syrup
1/2 tsp. flavoring extract

Sensuous Scented Sheet Spray
1 oz. distilled water or rosewater
1 drop jasmine e.o.
1 drop ylang-ylang e.o.
2 drops sandalwood e.o.
Shake well, spray on bed sheets; let dry.

Edible Body Paint
3 tb. beeswax
3 tb. coconut oil
3 tb. cocoa butter
1 tb. honey powder (optional)
1/2 tsp. flavoring extract
food coloring to suit
Melt the 1st 3 ingredients, stir in the honey, flavoring and color. Pour into tubes or other containers.

Edible Finger Paint
1 tb. shea butter
1 tb. aloe vera gel
2 tsp. corn syrup
1 tsp. flavor extract
food coloring as desired
Melt the shea butter, mix in the aloe gel and corn syrup. Mix with a hand blender until emulsified and cool, add flavoring and color.

Whipped Body Cream
2 tb. beeswax
1 tb. jojoba oil
1 tb. mango butter
1 tb. cocoa butter
1 tb. coconut oil
1 tb. flavoring extract
1 tb. honey powder (optional)
Melt butters and wax, stir in oils. Mix in honey powder. When cooled, beat in 5 tb. aloe gel until fluffy.

Edible Body Gel
Make flavored Jell-O according to directions on box, but add 1/4 cup additional water. Pour into squeeze bottles. This also will stain.

Edible Honey Dusting Powder
1 cup cornstarch
1 tb. vanilla powder
1 tb. honey powder
1 tsp. honey
Mix with a fork until finely powdered. Sift.

Edible Body Powder
8 oz. cornstarch
2 oz. honey powder
2 oz. vanilla powder
Mix well and sift.

An erotic evening can begin by enhancing the mood through soft music and lighting. Finger foods like chocolate-dipped fruits, sesame and honey candy, spiced wine or amaretto liqueur, incense, candles are all good, too.

Progress to a sensual massage on soft, fluffy pillows, or a scented bath for two if your tub will allow...relax, unwind and enjoy!

In a small red bottle put:
12 red rose petals
a small sprig of peppermint
3 cinnamon-basil leaves
a small sprig of parsley
Grind in a mortar:
1/2 tsp. caraway seed
1/2 tsp. cloves
1/2 tsp. rosemary
1/2 tsp. yarrow
1/2 tsp. catnip
Add these to the bottle and fill the bottle 3/4 full with olive oil.
Now add:
6 drops vanilla oil
6 drops rose oil
6 drops lemon oil
6 drops jasmine oil
6 drops orange oil
Add dried lavender buds until the bottle is full. Cork and steep.

5 parts musk oil
5 parts civet oil
1 part ambergris oil
1 part patchouli or cassia oil

1/4 oz. olive oil
35 drops orange oil
20 drops carnation oil
15 drops citronella oil
10 drops rose geranium oil
orange flowers

1 pt. Almond
2 pts. Rose
2 pts. Lavender
1 pt. Bay
1 pt. Lemon
color: red
A special love oil formula from New Orleans. A favorite among prostitutes.

1/2 cup oil
1 pinch catnip
1 pinch ginseng
1 red rose petal

1 oz. distilled water or rosewater
1 drop jasmine e.o.
1 drop ylang-ylang e.o.
2 drops sandalwood e.o.
Shake well, spray on bed sheets; let dry.


The following are various forms of aphrodisiacs, herbs and foods that have natural romantic effects. Some increase sexual forces, attraction, potency/fertility. Make sure you check with your physician if you are pregnant or may be.

Cinnamon: Sticks can be chewed like tobacco, or grated cinnamon can be put in eggs as an aphrodisiac that arouses women.

Cloves: Edible or aromatic aphrodisiac.

Damiana: A plant from Mexico which is used to stimulate sex drives. The leaves and heads of the plant are mixed with minor amounts of plantain or pennywort and mixed with food three to four times a day.

Eggplant: A common edible aphrodisiac.

Fo-ti-tieng: Chinese herb for sustaining sexual stamina.

Frankincense: Another popular aromatic aphrodisiac. Not for ingestion.

Garlic: Edible aphrodisiac, cook or use in salad.

Ginseng: A well-known chinese herb for sexual stamina, can be used through traditional methods or by ginseng vitamin pills.

Goto Kolo: Chinese herbal aphrodisiac.

Gypsyweed: An aphrodisiac for creating romantic thoughts, best taken heavily distilled (diluted at least three times) thrice a day, ten drops each time.

Jasmine: An aromatic aphrodisiac. Women can place jasmine essential oil on the back of the neck or behind the ears to stimulate their partner. Jasmine incense can be burned in the bedroom as well.

Liquorice: Edible and aromatic, excellent aphrodisiac.

Mushrooms: Considered a powerful aphrodisiac, cook mushrooms bought raw into food or serve them raw in a salad to stimulate and arouse.

Milk: Some say it is "does the body good" in more ways than one. Edible aphrodisiac.

Oysters: Often considered a great addition to a romantic meal, this shellfish is a popular edible aphrodisiac.

Okra: Prepare and serve with lemon juice as an effective aphrodisiac.

Onions: Vadalia onions are known for their aphrodisiac properties, can be served fried or preferably raw, very sweet unlike other types of onions.

Rosemary: An easy to find kitchen herb that can be used in a meal for a lover, or in the form of an essential oil can be rubbed along the back of the neck or stomach as an aromatic aphrodisiac.

Sage: Aphrodisiacal kitchen herb, edible or effective as a topical aphrodisiac (placed on the skin or used in bath water).

Sandalwood: Aromatic aphrodisiac. Sandalwood essential oil is a popular aphrodisiac that women often use around men.

Truffles: The fruit of a fungus that is found at the base of Oak and Beech groves in France, Italy and throughout Europe. If you are fortunate enough to obtain a supply of fresh Truffles, choose them firm, undamaged and medium sized. Eat them with a lover as an edible aphrodisiac.

Wild Asparagus Root: A difficult to obtain aphrodisiac. The raw root is soft and has a jelly bean consistency that is sweet tasting.

Ylang Ylang: The essential oil of ylang ylang is considered a good aromatic aphrodisiac.