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SAMAI® chips come from only the best hand picked fruits, vegetables and roots from the Pacific Coast of Ecuador. Our small farmers hand-harvest them, we delicately slice and crisp them to perfection in non-hydrogenated vegetable oil, season them and pack them under controlled atmosphere.

*Private Label also available

Plantain Chips

Plantains are a variety of banana that are eaten cooked, steamed or fired. They are a staple food of many coastal towns in South America, Africa and Asia for its nutritional qualities.
Following a traditional Ecuadorian recipe, we golden crisp them and lightly season them to bring you a truly unique snack, great for outdoor sports!

Classic flavours: Pacific Sea Salt, Naturally Sweet, Jungle Chili, Garlic.

New flavours: Lime, Sweet Chipotle.

Ingredients for savoury flavours: Selected plantains, non-hydrogenated vegetable oil (palmolein), natural spices/sea salt.
Ingredients for Naturally Sweet flavour: Selected plantains, non-hydrogenated vegetable oil (palmolein).

Cassava/ Yucca Chips

The cassava (also known as yucca or manioc) is a tropical nutritious root. It is the staple food of Ecuador’s Amazonian communities. SAMAI® cassava chips come from only the best cassava roots grown in plantations outside the protected rainforest areas. They are processed fresh to preserve their nutritional qualities. Enjoy this delicious natural snack!

Ingredients: Selected cassavas, non-hydrogenated vegetable oil (palmolein), natural spices/salt.

Rainforest Veggie Crisps

Made with the absolutely delicious vegetables appreciated for centuries by the peoples of the Amazon. A superb blend of cassavas, tannias, purple sweet potatoes, yellow sweet potatoes and plantains with a dash of sea salt.  

Ingredients: Vegetables in variable portion (cassava/yucca, tania, sweet potato and plantain), non-hydrogenated vegetable oil (palmolein), sea salt.



Jungle Root Crisps

Crispy cassava and tannia slices with a hint of sweet chili, miild enough for the entire family.

Ingredients:Mix of cassavas/yuccas and tannias in variable proportions, non-hydrogenated vegetable oil, sea salt, sugar, chili, natural spices, citric acid.

Artisan Plantain Strips

Perfectly crisp plantain strips made with the freshest sun-kissed plantains grown in small family groves, and  sprinkled with a dash of sea salt.

Ingredients: Green plantains, non-hydrogentaed vegetable oil, sea salt.




Banana Chips

Available under private label.

Bananas in a bag! What could be more tasty than crunchy bananas lightly salted with sea salt?

Ingredients: Selected green bananas, non-hydrogenated vegetable oil (palmolein), natural spices/salt.

Private Label
The Exotic Blends Co. produces and exports gourmet snacks under the private label of several international companies.

Please contact us and allow us to work with your company in developing the perfect snack for your market.


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