Naked wines, rogue brews, family vines, upcoming booze to-dos: Drink with us through the luscious Beer and Wine Issue
Rarely do we need an excuse to drink here at the Guardian, but we found some damn good ones for Autumn 2011. Raise a glass, willya?
>>ROGUE PAIRINGS  The boys from Pacific Brewing Laboratories match local suds with local snacks for your culinary explorations
>>GET NAKED  Exploring the natural wine movement from right here in San Francisco
>>GENERATION CORK  Small vineyard families make their mark on the California wine scene
>>BOOZE EVENTS  'Nuff said? It's our run-down of the best places to be seen swilling this season