There are many herbs and herbal teas associated with love, libido and sex. Today’s DIY homemade feature is all about homemade aphrodisiac tea recipes and blends that will help infuse love vibrations, create an aura of attractiveness and also act as natural libido boosters. These herbal infusions and love potion drink recipes work on the erogenous centers and carry intense flow of blood to the peripheral organs. This, in turn, leads to sexual stimulation. Many commercial herbal aphrodisiac products consist of spices like cinnamon, ginger etc along with herbs like damiana that increase sexual energy and excite sensory perceptions. Here are top herbal aphrodisiac blends:
1. Damiana Elixir
Damiana herb has been used since centuries to enhance libido. To make Damiana elixir for its aphrodisiac effects, take 2 heaping teaspoons of dried Damiana leaves and place it in 1 cup of boiling water for 3-5 minutes. You can also make an alcoholic damiana blend by infusing 1 ounce of dried Damiana leaves in 1 pint of Vodka and steep it for 5 days. This infusion makes an excellent psychic aphrodisiac that relaxes inhibitions and ignites passion.
2. Strong aphrodisiac tea blend
Here is another damiana based aphrodisiac tea blend known as Yuba Gold. It produces a marijuana like high that is great for boosting libido.
- 4 parts Damiana leaves and Skullcap herb each
- ¼ part Lobelia herb
- 1 part spearmint leaf
- 4 parts passion flower
3. Romantic Hibiscus tea
This ruby red tea is ideal for Valentine’s Day
- 2 tbsp dried hibiscus flowers
- 1 tbsp each dried rose hips, dried spearmint and dried lemongrass or lemon balm
- Peel of one medium organic orange
- 4 ½ cups water
- Optional-orange/lemon slices for garnish
Boil the water and add hibiscus, rosehips, spearmint and lemongrass. Steep for about 45 minutes or until the tea is ruby red. Strain and add honey.
4. Cider of Love
- 1 orange
- 15 cloves
- 4 cinnamon sticks
- 15 allspice berries
- 1 tsp nutmeg
- 7 cardamom pods
- ¼ cup brown sugar
- ½ gallon of organic fresh and unfiltered Apple cider
Warm the cider over low heat in a 3-quart pot. Quarter the orange keeping the peel intact and add slices to the pot. Add the brown sugar and spices and keep covered. Continue to simmer for 20 minutes. Serve this hot or chilled.
5. Spicy Love Wine
- A bottle of red wine of your choice
- 1 tsp each cinnamon powder and vanilla extracts
- ½ tsp nutmeg
- ¼ tsp ginger
Mix all spices and add them to the wine. Add the vanilla extract in as well. Re-cork the wine bottle and let the spices and herbs sit in it for 3 days. Drink this wine alongside a romantic dinner or drink it alone to enhance your attractiveness.
6. Tea of Desire
This tea is ideal for couples looking to enhance sexual desire.
- 1 tea bag of regular black tea
- ½ tsp each lemon and orange juice
- 1 pinch of coriander
- ½ tsp dried mint
- ¼ tsp nutmeg
- 3 cups water
Boil the water and toss in all ingredients. Remove from heat. Allow to cool for a few minutes. Strain, sweeten as desired.
7. Muira Puama Strong Aphrodisiac tea
Muira Puama or Mairapuama is a potent herbal aphrodisiac that has been used for centuries in South America to enhance libido in men and help people with erectile dysfunction. To make its tea, boil Muira Puama powder in half a liter of water for 15 minutes.
8. Female Viagra tea recipe
This is a strong tea for female libido enhancement
- Orange blossoms, chamomile, rose petals, bee balm, fennel, licorice, ginseng or mint
- 1 cup boiling water
Mix the herbs well and take 1 tsp of the dried herbs and add to the cup of water. Steep for up to 15 minutes. Strain, sweeten with honey and drink. You can also add Ginger/lemon to taste.
9. Cinnamon wine infusion
This is another easy yet powerful home made aphrodisiac:
- Simmer 3/ oz of cinnamon with few cloves for 15 minutes in 4 ½ cups of red wine. Sweeten with honey and drink as desired.
- Alternatively, soak ¾ oz of cinnamon powder or cinnamon sticks in 4 ½ cups of red wine for 10 days. Drink 2 small cups every day.
10. Nude tea blend
This blend is perfect aphrodisiac for couples looking to enhance their sex lives:
- Gingko Biloba-Increases metabolism and blood flow to sex organs. Use powdered form.
- Aniseed- This herb has natural compounds that enhance sex drive.
- Vanilla- Vanilla increases testosterone in men and boosts sexual drive
- Cinnamon- High in manganese which helps promote formation of strong sex hormones
- Darjeeling tea- this promotes relaxation and increases blood flow to sex organs by widening the arteries.
- Schizandra- This herb has been used since ages to increase stamina and boost sex drive.
A herbalist can also recommend potent and strong natural aphrodisiac recipes to help you.