Knowing where to drink is important. Rather than settling your ass into a stool at any old bar, it's necessary to scout out the best watering holes to maximize your drinking enjoyment. 

Enter: First We Feast's list of the 25 Best Bars in NYC Right Now. Editor-in-Chief Chris Schonberger teams up with Edible Queens editor Alia Akkam, Craft Beer New York author Joshua M. Bernstein and wine expert Jonathan Cristaldi of the Noble Rot to bring you the most well-rounded list we've seen.

Did you favorite cocktail den make the cut? Head over to First We Feast to find out.