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Raw Passion Bars


Almonds are associated with passion and fertility and their aroma is said to induce passion in women. Chocolate is one of the kings of aphrodisiacs, and has been used to stoke the flames of passion all over the world (Casanova was a serious chocolate addict). Dates in Iran are used to help people whose sex life is withering. Figs are one of the sexiest fruits on the planet, a symbol of luscious fertility and one of the oldest edible plants. Pumpkin seeds are one of the richest sources of zinc very nourishing to the relevant organs, while the aroma of Vanilla is believed to increase lust so dab some behind the ears while you bake!


1cup almonds
1cup dried figs
1cup dried dates
1cup pumpkin seeds
soak separately in water for at least an hour
1cup of shredded coconut
1/2 cup water
1/4 cup cocoa
4 drops vanilla essence


Drain the almonds and pumpkin seeds and grind them up in a blender then put aside. Put the dates in the blender with the water and cocoa and blend until smooth, then add the figs and blend some more, then add all the other ingredients and blend together. Form into small squares and roll in shredded coconut.
Decorate the top with two pumpkin seeds arranged to form a heart shape, and chill in fridge for at least an hour before serving.


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