More About Acai Powder (Organic)
Acai berries are a rich source of polyphenolic compounds, especially the flavonoids known as anthocyanins, which give the berry its characteristic dark purple color. Acai is high in oleic acid as well as containing palmitic and linoleic fatty acids. Linoleic acid (omega-6) is an Essential Fatty Acid which the body cannot produce and must be obtained through the diet. Acai is high in dietary fiber, contains a moderate amount of amino acids, and is a source of calcium, iron, magnesium, zinc, copper, potassium, vitamin C and B complex vitamins.