Tropical Acai Smoothie Bowl Recipe

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Tropical Acai Bowls with granola, kiwi, pineapple, macadamia nuts and coconut

Take a trip to the tropics with this colorful and flavorful smoothie bowl! The star of this beautiful, blended bowl is acai, the purple fruit picked from the acai palm tree that’s native to South America. The berry contains antioxidants, fiber and a pretty purple hue that helps to make smoothies and shakes healthy and Insta-worthy. Whip up this Tropical Acai Bowl recipe anytime you’re craving something that looks just as good as it is for you!

How to Make an Acai Bowl

Many acai bowls are made with either frozen acai puree or acai powder. We chose frozen acai puree for our healthy acai bowl recipe. These are typically available as packets in the frozen section of some grocery stores.

Tropical Acai Bowls with granola, kiwi, pineapple, macadamia nuts and coconutGet started by creating the smoothie bowl base. Add one packet of frozen acai puree into your blender with one frozen banana, a half-cup of frozen mixed berries, a half-cup of pineapple or mango chunks, and a half-cup of unsweetened almond milk. If you’re craving both pineapple and mango, you can use a quarter-cup of each instead of choosing just one.

Blend the smoothie bowl base ingredients together until smooth, then divide them among two separate bowls. Top the bowls equally with the smoothie bowl toppings, including granola, chopped kiwi, unsweetened shredded coconut, pineapple or mango chunks, and macadamia nuts.

This easy acai bowl recipe makes two servings. Each serving contains 356 calories. If you’re on Nutrisystem, you can log it into your NuMi app journal as two SmartCarbs, one PowerFuel and one Extra.

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Servings: 2

Calories per Serving: 356

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 2 SmartCarbs, 1 PowerFuel and 1 Extra

Ingredients:

  • Acai Smoothie Bowl Base
  • 1 packet frozen acai puree
  • 1 frozen banana
  • ½ cup frozen mixed berries
  • ½ cup pineapple or mango chunks
  • ½ cup unsweetened almond milk
  • Smoothie Bowl Toppings
  • ¼ cup granola
  • 1 kiwi, chopped
  • 1 Tbsp. unsweetened shredded coconut
  • ¼ cup macadamia nuts
  • ¼ cup pineapple or mango chunks

Directions:

  1. Combine all smoothie bowl base ingredients together in a blender. Blend until smooth.
  2. Divide the smoothie bowl base among two bowls.
  3. Top both bowls equally with toppings. Enjoy immediately.
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