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Fat Rice's Holiday Market; Sepia's Zimmerman Appearing on 'CBS This Morning;' More

MasterChef Junior Chicago casting call set for Saturday morning; Oak + Char serving lunch starting Monday.

Ashok Selvam is the editor of Eater Chicago and a native Chicagoan armed with more than two decades of award-winning journalism. Now covering the world of restaurants and food, his nut graphs are super nutty.

LOGAN SQUARE—In search of a special holiday gift for a foodie? Fat Rice has your back as the Eater 38 joint hosts a Holiday Market from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday. Items including Fat Rice sauces, special tea blends and a limited edition, small batch brandy made in conjunction with CH Distillery will be for sale. Food will also be available for hungry shoppers. [EaterWire]

DVR ALERT—Chef Andrew Zimmerman will appear tomorrow from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. "CBS This Morning." Zimmerman will talk about his restaurant, Eater 38 stalwart Sepia, and Chicago's dining scene. [EaterWire]

MAGNIFICENT MILE—"MasterChef Junior" rolls into Chicago on Saturday with a casting call from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile, 633 N. Saint Clair. They're also holding casting calls in Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia and Phoenix. Visit to apply. [EaterWire]

RIVER NORTH—Oak + Char starts lunch service on Monday. Check out the menu below. [EaterWire]

Oak + Char

217 W Huron St, Chicago, IL 60654 (312) 643-2427 Visit Website


123 North Jefferson Street, , IL 60661 (312) 441-1920 Visit Website

Fat Rice

2957 West Diversey Avenue, , IL 60647 (773) 661-9170 Visit Website