Some notoriously loved or hated foods may act as aphrodisiacs (oysters, anyone?) but last time we checked, we didn't think an eggplant was one of them. However, this didn't stop condom brand Durex from rolling out eggplant-flavoured protection.
A "freshly picked phallic aubergine" for sale on Trade Me is attracting worldwide attention to its uncanny resemblance to a certain part of the human anatomy. The eggplant hailing from the Waikato is already up to $115, with all of the proceeds going to charity.