The list is out, and they are as follows.
Bowman Brown and Viet Pham, Forage, Salt Lake City, UT
Jason Franey, Canlis, Seattle, WA
Bryce Gilmore, Barley Swine and Odd Duck Farm to Trailer, Austin, TX
Stephanie Izard, Girl & the Goat, Chicago, IL
James Lewis, Bettola, Birmingham, AL
George Mendes, Aldea, Manhattan, NY
Carlo Mirarchi, Roberta’s, Brooklyn, NY
Joshua Skenes, Saison, San Francisco, CA
Kevin Willmann, Farmhaus, St. Louis, MO
Ricardo Zarate, Mo-Chica, Los Angeles, CA
And let's not forget who won the 2011 People's Best New Chef from Food & Wine:
Jamie Bissonnette, Coppa, Boston, MA
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