Thursday: Eat. Drink. Do.

  • New fall dishes, including this butternut squash soup, debut at Eduardo's Enoteca.
New fall dishes, including this butternut squash soup, debut at Eduardo's… (Eduardo's Enoteca )
October 09, 2013|By Julia Borcherts @Julia Borcherts

EAT

Breakfast Biscuit Launch

Bang Bang Pie Shop 2051 N. California Ave. 773-276-8888

Start your day Southern-style with $7 egg and meat biscuit sandwiches including ham with pimento cheese Pow Pow sauce or bacon with grits and pepper jelly, plus $4 biscuit strata with butternut squash, pumpkin seeds and cinnamon and other new selections. Available 7-11 a.m.; open until 7 p.m.

New Fall Menu

Eduardo's Enoteca 1212 N. Dearborn St. 312-337-4490

Perk up your taste buds with fall flavors in such dishes as the autumn black kale salad with greens, figs, gorgonzola, pickled apples and candied walnuts ($12); spiced Icelandic salmon with lemons, apples, sage and a rapini salad ($24) and more. 11 a.m.-11 p.m.

DRINK

"Wesley Stace's Cabinet of Wonders"

City Winery 1200 W. Randolph St. 312-733-9463

Stace—a.k.a. singer-songwriter John Wesley Harding—performs at this variety show featuring musicians Jon Langford and Robbie Fulks, authors Joe Meno ("The Great Perhaps") and Megan Stielstra ("Everyone Remain Calm"), comedian Todd Barry and others as you sip a glass ($11) or carafe ($27) of City Winery West Loop Red, a zinfandel-petite syrah blend. 8 p.m. $22-$30. Tickets: citywinery.com.

DO

Ulta Kiss Kart

Pioneer Court 401 N. Michigan Ave.

Meet reality TV star Kristin Cavallari (noon-1 p.m.), Glossed & Found creative director D. Graham Kostic (2-3 p.m.) and VH-1's "House of Consignment" star Corri McFadden (3-4 p.m.) at this outdoor station where your $1 donation to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation gets you a "kiss" sticker, a complimentary Jane lip gloss and a gloss application from an Ulta makeup artist. Noon-4 p.m. No cover.

Confession/Obsession

The Public House Theatre 3914 N. Clark St. 800-650-6449

All-female sketch group Housebroken explores four young Chicago women's secret hopes, bad decisions and more in a mock support group setting during this musical comedy show, which includes doughnuts for the audience. 10 p.m. $10. Tickets: pubhousetheatre.com.

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Julia Borcherts is a RedEye special contributor.

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