Residents of St. Petersburg, did you make a new year’s resolution to eat healthier? Did you already give up on trying to do so? Well, fear not. Even if implementing a healthier diet wasn’t a goal for 2022, you can certainly do so in an exciting and tasty way, because Island Fin Poke has touched down in your town! With a staff of creative experts at the helm, you too can get in on one of the biggest culinary booms in history, the poke bowl!
Sounds Great, But What’s a Poke Bowl?
The poke bowl has been a long-standing staple of Hawaii. The term poke loosely translates to “cut across” and this applies to the fish which is one of the poke bowls primary ingredients, along with rice, soy sauce, and various vegetables all mixed. While the traditional protein for poke is tuna, salmon, or octopus, substitutions for non-meat eaters can be used such as pumpkin or tofu. The protein is usually served raw, and Island Fin Poke exercises caution during preparation and only use the freshest ingredients of the highest quality.
Sounds Tasty, But I Thought You Said Poke Bowls are Healthy…
That’s because they are! Island Fin poke utilizes gluten free sauces, and the base for the poke bowl is usually rice, which is also free of glutens. Depending upon what protein you decide to go with, you’ll be doing wonders for maintaining a healthy heart. The American Heart Association recommends two to three servings of fish a week, as it contains several Omega-3’s which promote heart health.
I Live A Busy Life…
Fear not! The poke bowl has single-handedly changed the way people are thinking about fast food. While burgers and fried chicken are loaded with saturated fats and preservatives, poke bowls are low in calories and high in nutrients. They can be prepared at Island Fin Poke just as quickly, and with the variety of ingredients we offer, poke bowls are the most customizable food since pizza.
The One-Two Punch
With a great combination of convenience and health, you have the chance to live your life on the go while making nutrition a high (and tasty) priority. 2022 is the year to say “aloha” to the burgers and fries. And since aloha means hello and goodbye, you also get to say it to the poke bowl!
For a full menu, list of ingredients, hours of operation, and tasty tidbits on information, hula your way on over to https://www.islandfinpoke.com/st-petersburg/.