Jon Bonné is one of the leading American voices writing on wine today. He’s Senior Contributing Editor at PUNCH (; author of The New California Wine and The New Wine Rules; and the wine consultant for JetBlue Airways. And for nearly a decade, he served as the Wine Editor and Chief Wine Critic of The San Francisco Chronicle, where he won two James Beard awards and numerous other accolades. His next book, The New French Wine, will be published next year. He lives in New York City with his wife, Valerie.