Considered as one of South America’s most important superfruits, they were traditionally used by indigenous cultures of the Amazon in the daily diet and in both ceremonial and medicinal preparations. They are a nutritionally ideal, low glycemic superfruit with balanced amounts of fiber, carbohydrates and healthy fats. They are a source of Fiber and a host of antioxidants giving them an ORAC value of 1,900 per 1 teaspoon 4 g serving (the ORAC value is a measurement of the antioxidant capacity of different foods). Antioxidant flavonoids known as anthocyanins give acai berries their striking purple pigment. Organic Traditions Acai powder is made from a proprietary low temperature drying process to ensure optimal nutrient, enzyme and antioxidant integrity not to mention an incredible, intense Acai taste. This process ensures that the delicate antioxidants and healthy fats found in the berry are not degraded. There are no fillers, flavors, maltodextrin, binders or sweeteners added, just pure concentrated Acai with the richest, freshest taste.
Add 1-3 teaspoons of Organic Traditions Acai powder to water, coconut water, your favorite juice or to smoothies. Mix the powder with yogurt, fresh berries and cereal or make delicious, healthy raw desserts. Add 1-3 teaspoons of Organic Traditions Acai powder to your favorite smoothie recipe to create a nourishing, antioxidant rich smoothie. As there are no binders or excipients added, contents may settle so stir while drinking if mixing it with water or juice.
Storage Information: Refrigeration not required. Store in a cool, dry, dark place.
- Certified Organic Acai Berry Powder (Euterpe oleracea)
Allergen Information: Produced in a facility that packages tree nuts (Almonds, Hazelnuts and Cashews). The facility is dairy-free, gluten-free, soy-free and peanut free.