Aphrodisiacs around the globe
Pam Berry/Globe staff
For thousands of years, people have made connections between certain foods and passionate behavior. While it is hard to prove that something is indeed an aphrodisiac, you can argue that some foods have a romantically enticing effect on people. Whether their powers are derived from scent, shape, or energy-packed nutrients, here are some foods that have been considered to heighten passion in men and women around the world.