From left to right: Carla Hall, Michael Symon, Kellie Pickler, Mario Batali, Daphne Oz and Clinton Kelly

Country music artist Kellie Pickler will join celebrity chefs Mario Batali, Michael Symon, and Carla Hall, entertainment and style expert Clinton Kelly and health and wellness enthusiast Daphne Oz to whip up some summertime dishes with fruits and vegetables straight from the farm stand on ABC’s “The Chew.” Tune in on Thursday, August 16 at 1 p.m. EDT / 12 p.m. CDT to watch.

Currently touring in support of her latest album release, 100 Proof, Kellie appears on the cover of the July 2012 issue of Maxim in the special “Salute To The Troops” edition. To view, visit

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