The semifinalists for this year's James Beard Awards have been announced today in the Restaurant and Chef categories. Huzzah! The finalists will be revealed on March 19 at the Palazzo Hotel in Las Vegas. Best New Restaurant nominees include Tertulia and Tremont in NYC, Park Tavern in San Fran and Picca in LA. Outstanding Chef nominees include Tony Matuano, David Chang and David Kinch. Click here to download the entire list of semifinalists and stay tuned here for more JBA updates.