With our love of cooking as a spectator sport, it's no surprise that a drama about the trials and tribulations of a young gourmet chef toiling in his family sandwich bar has filled audiences with anticipation.

The Bear is a new eight-part series, now available to stream via Disney+, in which a young chef (Jeremy Allen White) comes home to Chicago to run his family's Italian beef sandwich shop.

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