Okay, so Alice
likes pie. In fact, it's her Trademark Favorite Food
. Thing is, when she eats it, she seems to derive a more-than-culinary pleasure from the experience.
For her, this food is Orgasmically Delicious.
If watching Alice eat said food is Fetish Fuel
, then it overlaps with Erotic Eating
. If this food actually boosts the character's performance, then it overlaps with Power-Up Food
. If it has this effect on everybody
, a Supreme Chef
probably prepared it. If Bob really likes Alice, he may give her some in hopes that she will return his affection.
May be the result of character's favorite food
. Could be Justified if the character is starving.
Can also apply to drinks
. In that case, it may also cause a Beergasm
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- Half of Yakitate!! Japan's comedy comes from Azuma's new bread inventions and the completely insane ways that the rest of the cast reacts to tasting it.
- Kurosaki gets orgasmic when eating McDonalds food in Kemeko Deluxe!.
- In the Oh My Goddess! manga, Aoshima loves a good bento way too much. It doesn't help matters for Keiichi that Belldandy (whom Aoshima is always trying to hit on) is a great chef, and for Sora (who has a crush on Aoshima) that she's an awful chef.
- Burn Up Excess opens with a scene like this - we're meant to believe that Rio is engaging in some sort of sexual activity, considering the noises she's making, but then the camera pans out to reveal that she's just really enjoying her ramen.
- Shokugeki No Soma features elite, young chefs trying to excel at a highly competitive and legendary cooking academy, taking this trope Up to Eleven with a multitude of visual gags and puns. Nearly every chapter features this for both genders of all ages (except children because they're too innocent); in fact, Food Porn has never been more accurate and literal.
- Stocking from Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt only eats sweets. In "Sex and the Daten City", she's blogging about the "Pudding-gasm" she just had.
- Toriko has plenty of these moments, being a manga full of Impossibly Delicious Food Porn. Special mention goes to his first taste of Rainbow Fruit.
- Koufuku Graffiti have this at least Once an Episode, because of the local Supreme Chef Ryuu.
- Sonny the Cuckoo does this every time he gets "cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs."
- A PG Tips Tea ad in which Monkey's attempt to describe "The Taste" quickly turns into a parody of That Scene from When Harry Met Sally.
- The reformulated Clairol Herbal Essences had endless examples of this.
- Ladies in Dannon yogurt commercials often look like they are having orgasms.
- As do the ladies in the 2010-11 York peppermint patty commercials.
- A controversial (late night) UK TV advert campaign for Haagen-Dazs ice cream had women eating their way through huge tubs and getting more and more blatantly sexualised in their enjoyment of it.
- Subverted in The Next Great Adventure. After Harry Potter brings one of Sylvanas's Dark Rangers back to life (to prove he can hold up his end of a deal to revive the Forsaken), she bites into an apple and moans happily about how horrible it is. It's just the first time she's eaten anything in years.
- In Not In Kansas, Supergirl often reacts like she's having an orgasm when eating or drinking due to having super taste buds, making things taste far stronger than they do for a normal human.
- In The Matrix Reloaded, The Merovingian literally gives a woman an orgasm by sending her a slice of cake that has had its code altered.
- District 9's Prawns love catfood.
- God of Cookery:
- Large amounts of Fan Disservice when a mob boss tries a new delicacy and pictures himself dancing on the beach in the sunset wearing not much and... yeah.
- Also later when the cooking contest judge tastes Sorrowful Rice. Complete with an Imagine Spot of her rolling around on a chunk of BBQ pork.
- In Beerfest, this is the reaction to the first batch of Schnitzengiggle beer.
- In Ratatouille, Remy's eponymous dish is so delicious that it triggers Anton Ego's childhood memory of his mother serving him the same meal. He becomes a friend and ally of both Remy and Linguini from that moment.
- This isn't what's actually going on in When Harry Met Sally, but it deserves mention here anyway since at least one person in-universe thinks it is. What's actually going on is that Sally is proving to Harry that she can convincingly fake an orgasm. While they're eating lunch in a diner. As Sally is winding down, a woman (played by director Rob Reiner's Real Life mother) says to a waitress "I'll have what she's having."
- The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy's Arthur Dent really likes a good cup of tea.
- Discworld: Rincewind and potatoes. After spending some time on a desert island he got his appetites a bit mixed up, so that when a trio of breathtaking Amazons showed up looking for a man to help continue their tribe, his response was "can I get them mashed?" A footnote explains that after he returned to civilization, Rincewind's therapy involved a beautiful woman, a plate of spuds, and a board with a nail in it.
- In Stephen King's novel Cujo, a character in a commercial bites into a cookie and "his expression suggests that he is experiencing the gastronomic equivalent of a boy's first orgasm."
- Tairen Soul: The stimulant keflee has this effect on Ellysetta and Queen Annoura, especially when combined with pinelle. Taken Up to Eleven in one occasion when Ellysetta's latent magic is triggered by a particularly strong dose, and everyone in the room is forced to feel exactly what she is feeling.
- In Firefly, Kaylee seems to really like that strawberry. She also fights really hard against River for a certain apple. Justified in that fresh fruit is a very rare treat for spacers, who often spend weeks on end in deep space.
- Star Trek: The Next Generation's Troi and chocolate.
- Star Trek: Voyager's Janeway and coffee?
- Joey of Friends got this way about a specific meatball sandwich he rarely got to eat, and Ross also got this way regarding the post-Thanksgiving turkey-sandwiches his sister would make him.
- 30 Rock had the sandwiches that the Teamsters brought in only once a year.
- Red Dwarf's Lister's relationship with curry is intense enough to qualify.
- Cookie Monster from Sesame Street:
Cookie Monster: Om nom nom!
- Food Network: The hosts tend to treat their creations this way.
- There was an episode of How I Met Your Mother revolving around finding a shop that sold hamburgers which provoked this reaction.
Barney: That was so good I want to sew my ass shut.
- Fridays: A sketch had cavemen (and cavewomen) having orgasms because of a batch of freshly baked muffins.
- Seinfeld: George tries food to his love life. While he initially has success with strawberries and chocolate sauce, his girlfriend balks at a pastrami sandwich on rye with mustard. George surreptitiously does this anyway, but later gets caught trying to also watch TV while being intimate and she breaks up with him. Later at the coffee shop, George discovers that by trying to combine food and sex, his sense of hunger and his sexual urges have merged into one "disgusting, uncontrollable urge."
George: Gee, you're right... you gonna eat that?
Jerry: No, but please tell me that's all you're going to do with it.
- In Community Shirley says her brownies are this.
- In The Order of the Stick, Durkon's connoisseurship of beer rises to a level akin to matrimony.
- Tang (of Tang's Weekly Comic) uses this as a gag to illustrate how you get across abstract concepts like deliciousness in a drawn medium—the character takes a bite out of a cake, and then proceeds to get a little too excited about it.
- In Muertitos, Jesus really loves those donuts - rather embarrassingly to the protestors who had just been preaching about desserts being sinful. A few pages later, Kaori gets familiar with cake.
- Phase in the Whateley Universe routinely gets teased by his friends for his 'foodgasms'. (The background being a little deal he has with the school chefs; they get a rare opportunity to really show off what they can do and the benefits of being on the good side of one of the richest kids at school and he doesn't have to ruin his refined palate by settling for the standard cafeteria stuff.) Even those friends, though, have to admit that his 'special' treats are frequently just that good.
- The SCP Foundation takes this literally with orgasm muffins.
- Serena from Sailor Moon Abridged orgasms while eating creme-filled donuts, and later again while likcing a vanilla ice cream cone.
- In Space Beasts, Author Avatar Marzipan Cheshire gets extremely excited while eating a hamburger. Guess what the Author's Trademark Favorite Food is.
- In Maven Of The Eventide's crossover with The Nostalgia Critic, they spend a few minutes eating cereal. Guess who the camera focuses on looking like they've received a blowjob? And no, it's not her.
- When Daily Grace tries In-N-Out Burger. The entire thing is one big Cluster Bleep Bomb.
- The Simpsons' Homer seems to quite enjoy donuts.
- There's a Hanna-Barbera dog called Snooper who gets orgasmically happy when fed dog biscuits. To the point of floating up in the air, wafting to the ground, and sighing, "Aaahh."
- "Floating" is not as apt a description as "launching". Like a rocket. Also, just in case his human companions had any doubts as to what Snooper wanted, he'd cue them in by opening his mouth, pointing into it, and saying "Ahh! Ahh! Ahh!"
- From Family Guy:
Chris: Here Stewie, have a Fig Newton.
(Stewie eats the cookie.)
Stewie (while chewing): I say, I must use him for-oh my god, it's like an orgy in my mouth!
Stewie: What's this? Blueberries! Oh, oh my G ... oh, that's better than sex!
- The Powerpuff Girls' first taste of hard candy causes them to "oh" and "ah" in a slightly sensual manner, then float in the air while giggling, then float back to the ground with their eyes half closed. If that doesn't sound orgasmic enough, Bubbles ends the sensation with, "that... was... amazing."
- Similar enough to Snooper's reaction to dog biscuits to probably be a deliberate Shout-Out.
- A Pup Named Scooby-Doo : Happened whenever Scooby and/or Shaggy ate a Scooby Snack. The snacks were so good, they'd make the duo weak at the knees and instantly faint into bliss.
- Papa Smurf's response to trying smurf cream for the first time is nothing but "mmmm mmmm"s in The Smurfs episode "The Smurfwalk Cafe".