It may be difficult to say but it sure is delicious to eat. This month, we’re absolutely loving Sambazon’s Acai range! Acai (pronounced like ah-sigh-ee) is nothing short of a wonder berry! It’s actually a palm fruit, hand harvested from the very heart of the Amazon forest for your eating pleasure. If you’re looking to take your breakfast and snacks to the next level, acai berries are perfect for you! Sambazon has a wonderful range of acai products including Super Fruit Packs, frozen sorbets, fresh juices and acai powder. Before you try some of these products, keep reading to learn everything about your new favourite berry!
All Natural Goodness
Acai is one of the only fruits that are completely sugar free! It makes up for the sugar with a whole lot of other goodness. It’s rich in antioxidants, health omegas, essential nutrients and minerals as well as polyunsaturated and monosaturated fats that give it that creamy taste.
The Health Benefits
All that natural goodness does wonders to your health, we have the benefits right here for you!
Skin– If you’re looking for that extra glow, acai is here for you! Since it’s so high in antioxidants, it helps tighten the skin and reduce the appearance of pores. If you’re in the mood for some pampering, check out this recipe for an acai facemask!
Heart Health- Acai is rich in plant sterols that can bring great benefits to your cardiovascular system! They can help prevent blood clots, improve blood circulation and help lower cholesterol.
Digestion- These berries are an excellent source for dietary fibre! They can help keep your digestive system clean and functional.
Immunity– If you’re looking for some extra protection during the upcoming cold season, acai berries have got you covered! High in Vitamin C and ellagic acid, it’s the boost that your immune system needs. There are even some studies that suggest they can help supress cancer growth.
Weight Loss- Remember when we said it was a wonder berry? Well since they’re so high in fibre acai berries can aid you in weight loss by reducing your appetite! If you want to find out more about how acai berries can help, check out this study!
That’s everything you need to know about what acai berries can do for you! The only thing left to do is taste it! Head into Peaches today to pick up Sambazon’s acai range today! Don’t forget to get creative while you’re at it. Check out this recipe for some acai truffle bites or even create your own acai bowl.
Thank you berry much!