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Monday, October 17, 2016

Superfood cafe serving oatmeal and fruit bowls comes to Winter Park

Posted By on Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 11:25 PM

Acai and oatmeal have been popping on the trendmeter for quite a while now, so it's no surprise that an eatery dedicated to the two
click to enlarge Owner Kim Dill
  • Owner Kim Dill
 superfoods will open Thursday, Oct. 20, in Winter Park.

Create Your Nature, by husband-and-wife team Dan and Kim Dill, will certainly attract the health-conscious, but the idea is to attract a less salubrious patronage, and from what this less-salubrious patron sampled, that shouldn't be a problem.



Given the açai cafe and oatmeal bar is situated in the State Auto Body Building on North Orange Avenue where Foxtail Coffee, Bear & Peacock Brewery and the Winter Park Distilling Company are also housed, attracting a new clientele should be quite easy.

The Dills have placed an emphasis on sustainability and environmentally friendly practices (the bowls fashioned from coconuts are cool), and many of their ingredients are sourced from such local outfits as:
We attended a media preview on Monday night. Here's a taste of what you can expect when Create Your Nature opens its doors this Thursday at 7 a.m.

click to enlarge Raspberry/pineapple acai with granola, blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, local raw honey
  • Raspberry/pineapple acai with granola, blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, local raw honey

click to enlarge Oatmeal with parmesan cheese, pecans, golden raisins, local raw honey
  • Oatmeal with parmesan cheese, pecans, golden raisins, local raw honey

click to enlarge Pineapple/banana/avocado/spinach acai with granola, almonds, hemp seeds, pineapple, kiwi
  • Pineapple/banana/avocado/spinach acai with granola, almonds, hemp seeds, pineapple, kiwi

click to enlarge Oatmeal with diced tomatoes, avocado, parmesan cheese, basil olive oil, sea salt, cracked pepper
  • Oatmeal with diced tomatoes, avocado, parmesan cheese, basil olive oil, sea salt, cracked pepper

click to enlarge Oatmeal with parmesan cheese, olive oil, granulated honey, truffle sea salt, cracked pepper
  • Oatmeal with parmesan cheese, olive oil, granulated honey, truffle sea salt, cracked pepper
In addition to açai and oatmeal bowls, salads and "create your own" trail mix will be offered.

Hours are Monday-Friday 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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