Posted Tuesday, July 5 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: No Comments Categories: Uncategorized

In 1999 Dean’s made a television advert featuring the Huntly & District Pipe Band, the advert was played extensively on television and provoked a mixture of feelings at the time. We would like to find out what you think …

Posted Thursday, June 30 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: No Comments Categories: Uncategorized

It’s all over, the Mini Break Competition is now closed and we have a winner.  We would like to thank everyone who submitted an entry, the reasons for getting the break were genuine, heartwarming and in some cases amusing. We …

Posted Monday, June 27 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: No Comments Categories: Uncategorized

We are all back at the factory after a busy week at the Royal Highland Show where we launched our new Mini Bites range.  We are delighted with the response to Mini Bites with lots and lots of people giving …

Posted Wednesday, June 22 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: (2) Comments Categories: Uncategorized

Today we are launching our latest product – Dean’s Mini Bites and to mark the occasion we are launching a competition to win a £250 Mini Break at a Macdonald Hotel of your choice.

The competition will run on the …

Posted Friday, June 10 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: (2) Comments Categories: Uncategorized

If you have been following the Dean’s Blog or the Facebook Page you will already know that Dean’s, has chosen to support Marie Curie Cancer Care. Throughout 2011 we will be undertaking a number of different events and activities …

Posted Monday, May 30 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: No Comments Categories: Uncategorized

The Dean’s team had a very busy weekend in Glasgow at the Tesco Taste of Scotland event in George Square. Dean’s attended at the invitation of Tesco to let visitors sample the products that are available in their stores. As …

Posted Friday, May 27 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: No Comments Categories: Uncategorized

Did you spot one of our hampers on STV’s The Hour Show last night, it was one of the fabulous prizes!

If you missed it, you can see it now on the STV Player here.  When you go to …

Posted Wednesday, May 25 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: No Comments Categories: Uncategorized

Enjoy the Taste of Scotland


This weekend we will be in George Square, Glasgow at the Enjoy the Taste of Scotland Event organised by Tesco.  

The show is open to the public from 10am – 5pm on Saturday and 10.30am
Posted Thursday, May 19 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: No Comments Categories: Uncategorized

A few weeks ago we reported on the Dean’s Facebook Page about the very generous donation by Caber Coffee when they sent two cases of Dean’s shortbread to  Warthog Group 2RTR, c/o Bastion, Afghanistan.  We have now had some pictures …

Posted Tuesday, May 10 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: No Comments Categories: Uncategorized

You may recall we recently posted the remarkable story about how one of our shortbread tins led to the donation of over £250,00 to Gordon Schools in Huntly.  Ronald Ironside was reminded about his childhood in Huntly when he …

Posted Monday, May 9 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: No Comments Categories: Uncategorized

Congratulations to Mary Ord, our runaway winner in our Dean’s Hamper Competition. Congratulations also go to Patricia Barron who posted the original nomination for Mary, here is what she said:

“I would like to nominate Mary Ord who gives …
Posted Tuesday, May 3 2011 by Deans Shortbread Comments: No Comments Categories: Uncategorized

Yesterday we had our car boot fund raiser by taking a stand at the car boot sale that runs every year on the May day holiday Monday, right here in Huntly the home of Dean’s.

We were blessed with …