Acai berry comes from the Acai palm, which is found in
central and south America. Acai berry is one of the most important food staples in the regions where it is found. Consequently, Acai berries are found in innumerable food items
throughout central and south America. Yet the extreme perish-ability of this tropical fruit along with the challenges and limitations of growing and harvesting in different
regions, have kept the Acai berry strictly local fare for most of its life. However, the Acai berry has exploded in popularity all over the world, in the past few years, do to
it's amazing health benefits.
And Now For Something Completely Different.
Acai berry is distinctive, rich, earthly, tart, with deep chocolaty, undertones. Much less sweet, slightly bitter naturally, with a hint of clove and pure cocoa, acai is an
exquisite flavor for a sophisticated palette. Acai is best served with complementary fruit, or lightly sweet with honey or sugar. Acai berry makes an exceptional addition to
many disparate foods like smoothies, yogurts, custards, cereals, granola, pastries, and here at Ward's, our personal favorite, jelly! Our Acai Pomegranate Jelly is made from
acai and pomegranate juice concentrates, with just a little sugar, perfectly blended to complement the tart earthly richness of acai berries. The is no better way to enjoy the
renown acai berry.
The Incredible Edible Fruit.
If you've heard anything at all about the health benefits of the acai berry, than no doubt you know about it's Anti-Oxidant
benefits. You may be surprised, however to learn just how many different types of healthy ingredients are contained in this power packed little berry, like, dietary fiber,
calcium, iron, vitamin A, as well as aspartic acid and glutamic acid. There are also a host of healthy fatty acids, including oleic acid, palmitic acid, linoleic acid, beta-
sitosterol, and polyphenolsjust to name a few. These attributes all contribute to acai's exploding notoriety. And also why we use it in our Acai Pomegranate Jelly. Our Acai
Pomegranate Jelly is made from acai and pomegranate juice concentrates, with just a little sugar, perfectly blended to complement the tart earthly richness of acai berries. The
is no better way to enjoy the renown acai berry.