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Alicia Ross

My name is Alicia Ross. I am a Southern girl born and bred, so the love of good food runs deep in my bones. As a writer who loves to travel, explore my hometown, chat over a cup of coffee and cook, I’m glad you’ve stopped by to join the conversation here on Kitchen Scoop.

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Kudos and Plaudits to you! I have tried many of your recipes with success but I must say your Scrumptious Crock Pot Beef Stew was OUTSTANDING!!! I've made it many times since it appeared in the paper and each time it's a big hit and I love it even more (great leftover too).

I've learned to do all the prepping/chopping the night before so that all I have to do is the layering/assembling in the morning. I have upgraded a tad and use sirloin steak strips cut up when I can get them on sale......YUMMMMM!

So, thanks again for sharing your recipe. I know I'll be making this for eons to come!

- Loie Angelsten of Holden, MA

Recipe Scoop
Homemade Stainless Cleaner

Homemade Stainless Cleaner

Don't settle for streaky stainless appliances, especially when this cleaner is so easy and budget friendly.

Turkey Cranberry Pasta

Turkey Cranberry Pasta

Turkey and cranberries just go together. And in this fresh twist on a pasta salad you'll see why they are meant to be!

Apple Cinnamon Slump

Apple Cinnamon Slump

This is a twist on an old fashioned Slump using the convenience of refigerator cinnamon roll dough. It's Slump Yum!

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