The American wine author and wine critic
Steve Heimoff is considered a California expert. He was for from 1989 to 1994 Wine Spectator
and after that for Wine enthusiast
active. In an open letter to the San Francisco Chronicle newspaper, he criticized the well-known author James arbor
by the competing magazine Wine Spectator for criticizing one in his opinion Château Montelena wine
, He said that consumers should not be unsettled, most of whom would not be able to detect such low TCA levels. Heimoff is the author of the wine books "A Wine Journey along the Russian River" (2005) and "New Classic Winemakers of California: Conversations with Steve Heimoff" (2007).