The weather is warming up in NYC and restaurants are dusting off their outdoor seating areas. You know what that means - it's time to drink! Whether it's a pitcher of sangria or a frosty mug of beer, spring fever makes New York residents especially thirsty. Well, hopefully the April showers will stay at bay and you'll have plenty of time for a cocktail (or, if it is raining, just call that another excuse to knock a few back) - our guide contains everything you need to know about drinking as the weather gets warmer. Click through the slideshow for some new bar suggestions, a few cocktail trends to try and even some info you can use to mix it up at your home bar.