Scoop: THE CHEW 12/4 - 12/8 on ABC
Christmas is just three weeks away and this week "The Chew"'s Emmy® Award-winning co-hosts Mario Batali, Michael Symon, Clinton Kelly and Carla Hall are taking you on the holiday express with the merriest menu ideas. It's the season of giving and the co-hosts have very special gifts for each other ... sweaters! Don't miss "The Chew's "7th Annual Ugly Sweater Party" on THURSDAY, DEC. 7. "The Chew" listings for the week of DEC. 4-8 are as follows (subject to change): Monday, Dec. 4 - "Holiday Express" - Clinton Kelly cooks up a superfast festive treat; Mario Batali gives a crash course to making a delicious holiday dish; Carla Hall brings some cheer with scrumptious cookies; all month long the hosts are paying it forward with random acts of kindness. Tuesday, Dec. 5 - "The Chew's Very Merry Menu" - Clinton Kelly delivers the perfect drink and appetizer for your holiday party; Maksim and Val Chmerkovskiy ("Confidential Tour") join Carla Hall to make a delicious dessert to complete your holiday menu; Michael Symon prepares a merry main dish. Wednesday, Dec. 6 - "Get Ahead Guide to the Holidays" - Carla Hall and her friend Denitra "Chef Dee Dee" Coleman take over THE KITCHEN with a can't-miss surprise; Clinton Kelly and Ginger Zee (ABC News' "Good Morning America") are preparing the perfect dish to get ahead this holiday season; "Grocery Game Plan" with Michael Symon. Thursday, Dec. 7 - "7th Annual Ugly Sweater Party" - It's a co-host gift exchange with holiday sweaters they have made for each other; Michael Symon's perfect "5-in-5" for your ugly sweater party; Ayesha Curry (ABC's "The Great American Baking Show") joins the hosts in the kitchen; Clinton Kelly's "Store-Bought, or Not?" featuring desserts. Friday, Dec. 8 - "Festive and Foolproof Sweets" - Michael Symon whips up a festive sweet with John Cena ("Ferdinand"); Carla Hall is taking us back to basics with some simply sweet tips; Clinton Kelly cooks with KaDee Strickland ("Shut Eye").