Jan 19, 2010 9:00 AM
The scientific jury is still out on whether or not any particular foods tickle our fancies, but there's no denying that a decadent meal prepared and presented with care, more often than not, leads to romance. You're sure to find several tantalizing dishes within the tasty pages of InterCourses: An Aphrodisiac Cookbook ($20). Find out new and alluring ways to cook with chocolate, asparagus, chiles, figs, and of course, oysters and strawberries. The recipes are rich in flavor but very easy to follow and you'll easily find the ingredients in your local grocery store. Enjoy the spicy text, sultry photos, and delectable dishes - clothes under the apron are optional.