Acai (Euterpe oleracea – pronounced ah – sigh – ee) is a unique dark purple berry that grows high up in palm trees (Acai Palm) native to Central & South America, and is found predominantly in the Amazonian Rain Forest. Acai Berries have been traditionally consumed as a healthy “Whole-Food” source by the native peoples of Brazil and neighboring countries Acai Berries contain: Naturally-Occurring Phytonutrients (such as: Anthocyanins, Polyphenols & Phytosterols), Healthy Omega Fatty Acids (with similar Essential Fatty Acid Profile to Olive Oil), Fiber & Protein (Rare in Fruits).Açaí has:Vitamin A which may contribute to healthy immunity, vision, bone health and cell integrityVitamin C which may function as an antioxidant as well as contribute to healthy immunity and bone healthOmega-3 essential fatty acids which may contribute to mental function and hearth healthCalcium which may assist in supporting strong bonesPotassium which may help maintain healthy blood pressure in combination with a low sodium diet
The Acai berry is a wonderful superfruit packed with antioxidents.
It offers incredible Antioxidant Protection against free radicals with it’s amazing ORAC value of over 866,000 per kilo.
Acai berries have more antioxidants than almost any other fruit and contain high levels of fatty acids, amino acids, and dietary fiber. The rich nutritional value of Acai berries is retained in our high-quality organic Acai powder.
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