Name of product: Acai powder
Scientific name: Euterpe oleracea
Part used: Acai´s fruit
The acai (euterpe oleracea) is the fruit of a palm tree that grows in the Peruvian Amazon. In some areas, the amazonian tribes consume it in the wild thanks to its high nutritional value. The Acai is considered a super fruit because of its high antioxidant content.
Its high antioxidant content slows the degenerative process by combatting the aging of our cells and tissues, directly attacking the free radicals that are formed due to exposue to external oxidative stress such as pesticides, UV rays, cigarette smoke, smog, etc. Acai is an ideal food for athletes and active people in general since it provides them with the energy they need. In addition, thanks to its omega 3, 6 and 9 and essential fatty acid content, it protects against cardiovascular diseases.
- For direct consumption, alone or in preparations such as juices, smoothies, desserts, snacks, etc.
- In the food industry, for various formulations and product development.
- To make capsules and tablets.
Useful Life: 2 years
Storage: Keep in a closed, cool and dry environment. Do not expose to light directly.