Our acai ambassador Ksenia from Breakfast Criminals knows a thing or two about what makes a good acai bowl. Based in New York City, she started the Breakfast Criminals blog with a movement in mind. Her goal is to inspire people in every part of the globe to start every day with love, one acai bowl at a time. On her last trip to Hawaii she met up with our man Ryan and... More
Even though the acai bowl originated in Brazil and the purple superfood natively grown there, many of the acai obsessed first discovered acai here in Hawaii. In the land of vibrant tropical fruits acai fits right in, naturally complimenting the warm tones and tastes of sweet pineapple, sunrise papayas, and tart mangos. Where palm trees sway there are sure to be a few coconuts ready to harvest. For this weeks #TamborRecipe we took... More
Eugene Williams, mostly know by Neen Williams, is a rad human that also happens to be particularly good on a plank of wood and four wheels. When we think of pro skaters, being a health foodie and going to the gym daily doesn't quite fit the mold in our minds. It's safe to say Neen is outside of all these presumptions and you can find him cooking up something original or topping another acai bowl... More
It's that time of year again and social media has reminded you that Mother's Day is this weekend! You immediately start Googling Best Mother's Day Gifts to find something that will show her just how special she is. Though through the years, we've found that gifts are nice, but time is even better. Giving of your time is thoughtful, memorable, and always well received. So this year we're making it easy to treat Mom like... More
How often does it happen that you look up a recipe and you realize you have only half of ingredients it requires. This happens to us all too often, and that's one of the reasons we love this 3-Ingredient Acai Bowl recipe so much. Tambor Acai, frozen banana, and your choice of liquid; that's it! Acai is our favorite when kept as close to pure and simple as we can get it. We love the... More
Today we're calling into question all acai bowls, everywhere. What makes a good acai bowl, good? We know one things for sure; blending with premium and organic Grade A Especial acai is a must. Can your acai say that? If it's not Tambor, we're betting not. But what else is necessary to make the best acai bowl?
We bring you the case study of the week: Fresh Bananas vs. Frozen Bananas
You might be thinking,... More
We love sipping our greens. This Tropikale Green Smoothie has that boost you need to fuel your day. Packed with vitamin rich dark leafy kale, immunity boosting Spirulina, and plant-based energy through our Acai Mix packs with Guarana. This recipe, like all of our smoothie recipes can be made into acai bowls too! Just minimize the liquid.
The flavors of this smoothie will transport you straight to the Tropics and power you through whatever... More
Antioxidants. You've probably heard they're good for you so you try to eat more of them. But just what exactly are antioxidants?
Antioxidants are natural chemicals, such as vitamins, minerals, or other nutrients that can donate electrons to counteract free radicals. Antioxidants fight against oxidation, which is what occurs when oxygen interacts with any sort of cell. Think of an apple's flesh beginning to brown after being cut and left out; this is an occurrence... More
Located in Waimea town on Kauai sits a healthy spot called G's Juicebar. Known for their smoothies, fresh juices, and of course acai bowls; it's a one stop shop for some clean yummy fuel. We got to chat with G's Juicebar Owner, Garren Millare about his island cafe and hear a little more about his thoughts on acai and living a 'life in rhythm'. Read on below!
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Not only do bananas carry an array of nutrients like potassium, vitaminB6, Vitamin C and Magnesium, but they also provide the perfect creamy texture for some of our favorite bowls. Fortunately for those who aren't a fan of bananas, it's not the end of the road. By changing the blending liquid, you'll boost the creaminess in all the right ways. Simply substitute coconut milk in place of your liquids! To add more thickness to our... More