Scorpio and the Libido
Asparagus. Asparagus provides vitamin E, calcium, potassium, and phosphorus to the improved creation of hormones. It has been considered an aphrodisiac since the middle ages when the bride and groom were served several courses of asparagus at the wedding feast to boost the libido.
Grilled Asparagus with Black Truffle Oil
Black truffle oil
Finely grated lemon zest
1⁄2 , juiced
1. Wash and trim the asparagus. Toss with olive oil and salt.
2. Preheat a grill to medium-high heat. Place the asparagus in a grill basket or a fish rack. Cook for a few minutes on each side until the asparagus is marked and tender. Remove from the grill and place in a baking dish. Drizzle with truffle oil and lemon juice. Place on a serving platter and garnish with the lemon zest.
This recipe has been excerpted from Astrology Cookbook written by Sabra Ricci.
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Growing up in the Sacramento Valley, asparagus was abundant and one of my favorites. This is a preparation that has become a family favorite and is always a big hit, as I hope it will be when you serve it to your family and friends.