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C is for champagne and chilli
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C is for champagne and chilli


Tipsy = amorous. Champagne is the drink of love and is often popped open in celebration of anniversaries and Valentine's Day. Drinking too much, however, will not help your chances.

Chilli peppers

Hot chillies are thought to release endorphins which give our bodies a high. Many hot foods fall into this category but chillies also contain the chemical capsaicin, which stimulates our nerve endings and raises our pulses.

Chillies are also great in cocktails. Honestly!

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