3 Surprising Food and Sex Facts

Turns out food and sex have more in common than we thought.

1. Pleasure is in the eye of the beholder

In a survey of 11,976 men and women, 46% of the men and 51% of the women said eating can be just as pleasurable as sex. When choosing between sex or eating an amazing dinner at a restaurant, 26% of the men and 42% of the women chose dining out over getting it on.

Related: Eating Habits Messing With Your Sex Life

2. Want to know why Adam & Eve may have been tempted by that apple?

Phloridzin, polynephols and antioxidants found in apples are not only sexually stimulating, but increase blood flow and lubrication in the vagina… Hello climax!

3. Being hangry is literally a turn off

Research shows that women who are hungry are less likely to respond to romantic cues, but after eating they are more responsive and ready for sexy time.

Related: Stop Eating These Sex Mood Killers