Scoop: THE CHEW on ABC - December 17-21, 2012

Scoop: THE CHEW on ABC - December 17-21, 2012 MONDAY, DEC. 17 - Soleil Moon Frye; a behind-the-scenes visit to the Goo Goo Clusters candy factory; a simple and easy microwave dessert.

TUESDAY, DEC. 18 - KaDee Strickland (ABC's "Private Practice"); Dr. Mehmet Oz ("The Dr. Oz Show"); simple Christmas crafts.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 19 - The hosts exchange Secret Santa gifts; holiday inspired recipes.

THURSDAY, DEC. 20 - Cookbook author Gail Monaghan shares her recipe for crown roast.

FRIDAY, DEC. 21 - Olivia Newton-John ("This Christmas"); the Midtown Men sing holiday tunes; the Radio City Rockettes.

About "The Chew": Celebrating life through food, "The Chew" is an innovative and groundbreaking daytime series co-hosted by a dynamic group of engaging, fun, relatable experts in food, lifestyle and entertaining. Produced by GorDon Elliott's Chew Productions for the ABC Television Network, "The Chew" serves up everything food -- from cooking and home entertaining to food trends, restaurants, holidays and more -- all aimed at making life better, fuller and more fun. Featuring celebrity chefs Mario Batali, Michael Symon and Carla Hall, entertaining expert Clinton Kelly and health & wellness enthusiast Daphne Oz, "The Chew" is a leap forward into a delicious new kind of lifestyle series.