You might confuse it for blueberries at first glimpse of this fruit.

I know I did.

What makes acai berries gain much popularity these days? It’s always about the power the deliver. Being a fruit it surely provides fiber for us.  Not only that it is low in carbohydrate. Unlike other fruits, acai contains omega 3 & 6 fatty acids making it unique & highlights its existence amongst the fruit community.

Even it resembles blueberry, it’s content of resvaretols(found in grapes) and anthocyanins (which is greatly high in blueberries) is much lower. Flavonoids found in the acai are homoorientin, orientin, taxifolin, deoxyhexose,soopairin and proanthocyanidins.

It serves not only as a food and beverage but with the packed nutritional values it has to offer, acai is being used in treatments of diseases and effectively helps in shedding off extra kilos.