SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sambazon, the pioneer of organic Amazon superfoods, today announced the grand opening of the Sambazon Acai Cafe in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Calif., which serves up a tasty selection of authentic acai bowls and smoothies based on the company's organic line of premium functional juices, smoothies, sorbets and smoothie packs. The cafe officially opens to the public on Saturday, April 9, with a celebration from noon to 6:00 p.m. featuring live music, free samples and a capoeira performance.
The Sambazon Acai Cafe's menu boasts signature items like the traditional Brazilian Rio bowl, the Rob Machado Bowl, designed by local surf legend, and the Bob Burnquist Bowl, created by the professional skateboarder. In addition to traditional Brazilian superfoods, the Cafe also offers delicious dessert bowls and a kids menu as well as coffee, herbal teas and savory Brazilian cheese bread (Pao de Queijo).
"Bringing the Sambazon acai bowl experience direct to people has been our dream since we started Sambazon and introduced acai to the U.S. market more than 10 years ago," said Ryan Black, co-founder and chief executive officer of Sambazon. "The Sambazon Acai Cafe is a friendly, laid-back spot where people can meet to enjoy the tastiest and most nutritious breakfast, lunch, or afternoon snack in town."
A socially responsible business to its core, Sambazon worked with local artist collaborative eVocal to design the seaside eatery using reclaimed and salvaged materials and eco-friendly finishes, including a hand carved door made with 100 year old rescued wood.
The Sambazon Acai Cafe is located in Cardiff-by-the-Sea at 2031 San Elijo Avenue and will be open daily from 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Founded in 2000, Sambazon is the pioneer of organic Amazon superfoods, providing functional health juices, smoothies, sorbets and frozen products made from delicious blends of handpicked Brazilian fruits and botanicals. Known for introducing acai into the U.S. market, Sambazon is committed to sharing superfood health with the world in a way that consciously benefits people and planet. Its certified organic and fair trade partnership helps protect the Amazon rainforest and benefits more than 10,000 family farmers, while bringing consumers the next level in superfood nutrition. Today, Sambazon is widely available in health food stores, grocers and juice bars throughout North America. To energize your body and soul, visit www.sambazon.com.