Heather John Fogarty writes for publications such as Australian Vogue, Marie Claire, Los Angeles Magazine, the Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Review of Books, C California Style, The Hollywood Reporter, and Bon Appétit, where she was wine and spirits editor from 2004 to 2011. Prior to joining Bon Appétit, she was senior style editor at the Los Angeles Times Magazine. As an editor, she has collaborated with Pulitzer Prize-winning writers and New York Times bestselling authors. Fogarty has been a judge at numerous wine and chef competitions, served as a James Beard Restaurant Awards judge, and appears on TV and radio shows ranging from Hell's Kitchen to NPR's Morning Edition. She is a contributing essayist to the forthcoming Joan Didion anthology Slouching Toward Los Angeles (Rare Bird Books, February 2020).