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-Award-winning Fruit Pyramids make an ideal Father’s Day gift-

Cheese fans will love Porter Foods’ Fruit Pyramids, a perfect addition to any cheeseboard. Packed with more than 75% fruit, the Fruit Pyramids are available in three delicious flavours: Fig & Almond, Apricot & Pistachio and Pear & Hazelnut, which perfectly complement many cheeses including Stilton, Brie and Cheddar.

Fruit Pyramids, paired with a selection of delicious cheese accompaniments from Porter Foods such as Truffle Infused Honey and Vincotto PrimitivO would make a unique foodie gift for cheese-loving Dads this Father’s Day (Sunday 15th June 2008).

Created by Australia’s answer to Jamie Oliver, top chef Christopher Smith, Fruit Pyramids contain no artificial colours, flavours or preservatives. They are simply made with real fruit from the sun-drenched Yarra Valley in Australia, nuts, brown sugar, honey and water to produce a high-quality, delicious, sweet and fruity flavour.

Michael Patton, chairman of Porter Foods (, said: “Bring a slice of Aussie sunshine into your home with these innovative Fruit Pyramids, which can make a great foodie gift for Father’s Day alongside your Dad’s favourite block of cheese and some red wine. Already a winner with foodies in Australia and America, impress your dinner party guests with these fresh, natural and stylish additions to your cheeseboard.”

Discerning party hosts looking for a unique and tasty twist for traditional cheeseboards can throw away the old jar of chutney festering at the back of the fridge and add a gourmet touch to the end of the meal by offering guests the premium Fruit Pyramids. The product, which is sold and distributed exclusively by Porter Foods in the UK, offer a convenient, natural and delicious solution for dinner parties, sure to satisfy even the most selective of cheese connoisseurs.

The Fruit Pyramids are an essential store cupboard item for anyone who enjoys an indulgent cheese and wine evening, as each fruit-packed Pyramid has a shelf life of 18 months and doesn’t require refrigeration, even after opening.

Fruit Pyramids have won numerous awards around the world and are available at selected Sainsbury’s stores (in the special selection section) nationwide and online at


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Notes to editors

1. Award-winning online gourmet retailer and distributor, Porter Foods ( prides itself in convenience without compromising on quality and has proven itself as an invaluable source of innovative new premium products from around the world for both the foodservice and retail markets.

2. Fruit Pyramids are gluten and wheat free and have a shelf life of 18 months. They don’t need refrigeration, even after opening. Each 75g pyramid is packed with 500g of fruit and contains 10 servings. The pyramids can be sliced or spread onto crackers for a tasty treat with your cheese.

3. Fruit Pyramids fought against strong competition to achieve award-winning status as a “truly innovative product” at The Fresh Ideas Innovation Awards in March 2007. Providing a “glimpse into the culinary future”, the delicious, single-serve Fruit Pyramids were selected as the winner from nearly 300 product entries. The Pyramids have also scooped an award in San Francisco for “best product of the aisle.”

4. To purchase Fruit Pyramids online go to

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