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Find out if Milwaukee Chef Justin Carlisle will take home a James Beard Award

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Watch the James Beard Awards Show Streaming Live Right Now From Chicago

Going on right now in Chicago is the annual James Beard Awards show.  This year, one Milwaukee’s Justin Carlisle is a finalist for the Best Midwest Chef category.  Carlisle is the executive chef of Ardent on the East Side.

We did a profile on Justin Carlisle last year, which you can check out here.  The other nominees for “Best Chef Midwest” are Minneapolis’ Paul Berglund from  The Bachelor Farmer; St. Louis’ Kevin Nashan from Sidney Street Cafe; St. Paul’s Lenny Russo from Heartland Restaurant & Farm Direct Market; and St. Louis’ Kevin Willmann of Farmhaus.

You can watch the James Beard Awards below.

Take a look inside the kitchen of Ardent!