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UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 1:59 p.m.

Dorothy Dean turns 80

The Spokesman-Review’s beloved homemakers service was launched this week in 1935


Commemorating Dorothy Dean with updated recipes

October marks 80 years since the start of The Spokesman-Review’s beloved Dorothy Dean Homemakers Service. The newspaper launched the service in 1935 with a test kitchen and cooking school. Recipe …


Applesauce Bundt cake should rest to enhance flavor

This eggless, chocolate Applesauce Bundt Cake comes from the newspaper’s archives. It originally appeared in a Dorothy Dean leaflet and was reprinted in the Food section 31 years ago. It …


Dorothy Dean-inspired dish a rich, juicy holiday option

With crispy, crackling skin and intense flavor, roast duck makes a rich main dish for holiday dinners. But the element that makes it so succulent is also what makes it …


Dorothy Dean recipes offer great tips to round out a meal

Holiday dinners aren’t complete without appetizers, desserts and drinks. So here are a few more favorite Dorothy Dean holiday recipes from The Spokesman-Review archives to round out your menu.


A reboot of classic creamed onions

Creamed onions are a holiday classic. Rich, creamy and mild, they complement every dish on the table – from light and dark turkey meat to savory stuffing and bright and …


Henderson offers new dip duo

The Spokane family behind Henderson Dip is rolling out two new flavors of their favorite condiment. Spicy Chipotle and Creamy Caesar debuted Tuesday at a reception at the Spokane Club.


Brighten gray days with Dorothy Dean’s Frosted Orange Drops

Advertising in the newspaper for latest release of vintage Dorothy Dean recipe leaflets left Marilyn Ottinger hungry for a long lost recipe. Ottinger, who now lives in Bothell, Wash., remembered …


Homemakers service offered tips, leaflets, even a hotline

Homemaker extraordinaire Dorothy Dean was never one to rest on her laurels. The women who worked for the Dorothy Dean homemakers service not only published the leaflets that many still …


Dorothy Dean influence 75 years ‘strong’

Trouble trussing a turkey? Laundry dingy? Desperate for a holiday menu and decorating ideas? For 45 years the women of the Inland Northwest knew where to turn for advice on …


Reader memories: Nobody compares to Dorothy Dean

Here’s what some longtime fans have to say: ‘My cookbook is well worn with multiple spills and dog-eared pages – evidence of many years of use and good eating.” – …


Sons and daughters of Dorothy Dean

Many of the people who called, wrote or e-mailed about Dorothy Dean said she seemed like a trusted friend, mother or grandmother. The recipe leaflets and phone line gave them …


Memories of Dorothy Dean to be shared next week

Thank you, thank you and thank you. Lovers of Dorothy Dean’s Homemaker’s Service flooded my e-mail, voice mail and mailbox with notes, photos and favorite recipes after an item in …


Fresh Sheet: Share your stories of Dorothy Dean

This month marks the 75th anniversary of The Spokesman-Review’s beloved Dorothy Dean Homemakers Service. The newspaper launched its home economics department in 1935 with a test kitchen and cooking school …


Original or revised, recipe produces brilliant brittle

After the Dorothy Dean recipe for peanut butter brittle appeared in last Wednesday’s Food section, I immediately got a phone call. Reader Norma Lunden wanted us to know that the …