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Questions about ACAI berry

Updated: Jul 1, 2022

What is ACAI berry?

ACAI berry is a 1 inch round reddish-purple fruit harvested from acai palm trees in the rainforests of South America. The berry has a large seed which contributes to 80% of the fruit, but the remaining endocarp, pulp and skin are all rich source of beneficial nutrients. It has the taste of the blend of unsweetened chocolate and berries with a slight metallic aftertaste.

Why is ACAI berry an exotic fruit?

ACAI berry, the magical superfood grows on acai palms in the Amazon rainforests. It has long been an important food source for indigenous people of the Amazon region. Recently, this nutrient rich berry has gained a well-earned reputation as one of the world’s greatest superfruits. AMAZONAS4U is one of the pioneers who introduced this exotic fruit to the world and familiarized the wonders it can do to our health.


What are the nutrients present in ACAI berries?

According to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), one 3-gram teaspoon of acai berry powder contains:

  • 20 calories.

  • 0 g protein.

  • 1.5 g total fat.

  • 1 g carbohydrate.

  • 1 g fiber.

  • 6 milligrams (mg) calcium.

They are helpful for a variety of health concerns, including arthritis, weight loss, high cholesterol, erectile dysfunction, skin appearance, detoxification, and general health. Its high antioxidant value ranks it foremost among superfoods. This functional food boasts large doses of ferulic acid, ellagic acid, resveratrol and other polyphenols. It also contains traces of omega-6 and omega-9 fatty acids, such as linoleic acid and oleic acid. You'll also get B-complex vitamins, iron, potassium, copper and other micronutrients that support overall health.


How is ACAI berries transported for Amazonas4u?

For ACAI products at Amazonas4u, best quality ACAI berries are handpicked using traditional methods. Right from the production, all the way through, until the delicious superfood reaches your table in different derivative forms, Amazonas4u ensures utmost care and quality. The naturally organic berries are harvested at the perfect stage of ripeness. As ACAI berries are 80-85% seeds, the edible part is very hard to pulp and therefore easily spoiled. To ensure the extensive and wide reach of ACAI benefits to other parts of the world, these berries are frozen to facilitate delivery without compromising on nutritious qualities.

What are the beauty benefits of ACAI berries?

As rich source of Antioxidants and Vitamin C, ACAI berries are a brilliant anti-aging agent. It also has significant presence of Vitamin A. These components clear skin pores, increases collagen production, keeps skin plump and moist. This also delays formation of wrinkles on skin. The anti-inflammatory nature helps fight acne and skin breakouts. Therefore, ACAI berries have become a vital component of many skin care products.

Why is ACAI berry a superfood?

ACAI berries have become a solution to people suffering from variety of health concerns, including arthritis, weight loss, high cholesterol, erectile dysfunction, skin appearance, detoxification, and general health.

How do you store ACAI fruit?

ACAI can be purchased dried, frozen, as powder, as juice, as puree, in food products and in tablet form. These can be used in varieties of healthy and delicious recipes to serve health with taste.

Why is ACAI gaining global attention and demand?

ACAI berry could be a powerful solution to the growing lifestyle health issues. This organic and plant-based food is vegan, paleo, gluten-free and has no associated food allergies. The rich antioxidants, proteins, fibers, omega fatty acids and minerals like potassium and magnesium makes it a perfect food compliment. ACAI berries are highly versatile as it easily blends with many recipes.


What are the ACAI products offered by AMAZONAS4U?

At AMAZONAS4U, we have a variety of product range to cater for all types of tastes at reasonable prices. All our products are frozen except the “ACAI powder”. Below are the products we offer –

  • ACAI with Guarana Puree

  • ACAI with Cupuacu Puree

  • ACAI with Guarana Sorbet

  • ACAI Powder

  • ACAI Puree Sachet

  • ACAI Pure Pulp

  • ACAI with Guarana Pulp

  • Pink Pitaya Pulp

  • Soursop Pulp

  • Cupuacu Pulp

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