Tonight at 6PM EST the James Beard Awards will be livestreamed direct from Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center in New York City. The Beard Awards are the highest honor for food and beverage professionals working in North America. See the 2013 James Beard Foundation Book, Broadcast & Journalism Awards and the list of 2013 chef and restaurant finalists. Eater is liveblogging the festivities too. The livesteam, this way:
Update: The livestream is over.
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