Here at Tambor we're pretty big fans of this amazing place called Earth. Giving back and taking care of it is in our DNA and we're proud to continue doing so through 1% For The Planet. We're just one of the thousands of businesses supporting non-profit organizations around the globe that share this philosophy. Each purchase of Tambor Açaí is directly contributing. Every bowl counts and our planet thanks you!
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Summer is definitely one of our favorite times of year here in Hawaii. The weather is sublime, and the tropical fruit trees are thriving. A favorite fruit that is plentiful this time of year here is the Lilikoi, aka Passion Fruit. This beautiful fruit is highly sought after for many sorts of recipes, from baked goods to butters. It's a plant also native to Brazil and loaded with Vitamin C and Vitamin A.... More
Every 4th of July, hundreds of women, men, children, and even a few four legged pets hit the water of the North Shore of Oahu in the annual Da Hui Paddle Race. This event is in it's 38th year running, and it seems to attract more participants every Summer. There's two courses; the 4 mile Short course starting from Sunset Beach, and the 7 mile Long course starting at Turtle Bay Resort. Both... More
Rawnola is kind of like the cookie dough of the granola world. It makes an epic snack and is positively addicting. We like it best as an acai bowl topping, though it's also great on coconut yogurt, smoothie bowls, banana nice cream; the possibilities are endless. Combining raw ingredients, this recipe is also vegan, gluten free, refined sugar free, and oil free. If you follow a raw foods diet or are just looking to try... More
Being based in Hawaii, we're proud to partner with many local businesses throughout the islands. The Beet Box Cafe is one of our newer accounts using Tambor Açaí in their bowls and smoothies, but their healthy eats have been a staple to community for years. Located in the North Shore of Oahu, their abundant selection of all-day breakfast and lunch options will make choosing pretty tough. We've tried almost everything on their menu... More
With this being the first official week of Summer, we thought we'd kick it off with a island favorite. Today we're trading in the ceramics for a delicious edible option; papaya boats. Our friends at Banán Bowls in Honolulu Hawaii have got these on lock with their Tambor Acai + local banana blend and are a major source of inspiration for this DIY. Summer in Hawaii has us in... More
The Summer season means a number of things when you're based in the Tropics. Even though the weather is relatively the same throughout the year here in Kauai; sunny beach days, weekends with friends, morning runs, and lunchtime smoothies just seem that much more fitting. One of our favorite things about Summer is the abundance of fresh ripe fruits. Mango is one of these seasonal fruits and a little like gold around here, and if... More
What goes on top of your acai bowl is equally important as what you put in it. You can always tell when granola is homemade. There's this fulness in the flavors and it becomes more of a compliment to the acai than just an extra acai bowl topping. For this granola recipe we're adding our twist on the Almond Joy candy bar. We admit, there are times we crave something bad; but candy bars aren't... More
Through your inquiries to know more about acai, we've gathered up some facts that you many not already know. Today we're answering the question; How Does Acai Grow?
In short: Acai grows on a palm.
In more detail: Euterpe Oleracea is the acai fruit bearing species of the Euterpe palm family [ 7 in total ].
The acai palm can reach heights up to 80ft! This somehow doesn't seem to intimidate the harvesters we've met whom climb... More
Coconut, lime, and Tambor açaí? Yep!
Acai berries grow on palms, and coconuts grow on palms, so it seems only natural these two nutrient packed fruits would make a great pairing. Now put the Lime in the Coconut and get your taste of the tropics with this flavor collaboration.
Acai Smoothie Blend
2 packs Traditional Tambor Acai
1/2 Organic Banana
1/4 cup Coconut Milk
1/2 cup Organic Coconut Milk
2 tbl spoons Fresh Lime Juice
1 tbl spoon Local Raw... More