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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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--Will McBurnett of Austin, Texas


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Citron Tart with Fresh Strawberries

Citron Tart with Fresh Strawberries

Mom called this Citron Pie, I call it lemon tart and to make it really fancy I call it Citron Tart with fresh strawberries....sounds yummy, right?

Cheeseburger Pie Skillet

Cheeseburger Pie Skillet

A little bit of hashbrowns, a pound of hamburger and classic burger condiments means dinner in a new and different way.

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