Açaí is a dark purple fruit that comes from a palm that is found in the Amazon jungles of Brazil. It is an antioxidant fruit that provides many health benefits adding to your body a great amount of nutrients. You can eat it alone, drink it as a juice or add to any preparation you wish. Açaí is a very important food in the diet of the northern states of Brazil, where its consumption dates back to pre-Columbian times. Today it is grown not only in the Amazon region, but also in several other states.
If you add acai into your diet you will be contributing to your body elements such as fiber, amino acids, healthy fats, carbohydrates, proteins, polyunsaturated fatty acids omega 3, omega 6 and omega 9, minerals like iron, potassium, zinc and calcium and vitamin C, E and B group among others. Besides being delicious, acai is also a very nutritious fruit! The açaí in the bowl is a tradition that began on the beaches of Rio de Janeiro, then went into the gym and onto the streets. At first it was mostly consumed by sportsmen, especially surfers, who after hours at sea, were left tired and hungry. Today it is consumed by millions of people concerned about their health.
Here are some health benefits of the Acai Berry:
» Acai Berry Fights Obesity
» Strengthens nervous system.
» Provides high levels of antioxidant
» Helps to treat cardiovascular disorders.
» It provides a lot of energy to your body.
With all those health benefits, why wouldn't anyone not want to introduce Acai Berries in their daily diet?
Now you can!
Acai M.E.NA is a local Kuwaiti Company that supplies Acai Berry Pulp to the Middle East and Africa Region. Here's a link to their website, where you can find more information about Acai Berries, recipes, and videos: www.acaimena.com
You can try Acai Berry juice in Kuwait at :
» Corniche Club
» Dahiya Abdullah Salem Co-Op Juice
» Nuzha Co-Op Juice
» Qadisiya Co-Op Juice
» Dr. Juice
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– Khaleejesque Staff