Children of the '90s, Rejoice: Zima is Officially Coming Back

Break out the Ben Folds Five CD and grab a cold one.
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Zima

Before there was Smirnoff Ice or Mike's Hard Lemonade, another oddball refreshment provided the world with a beer alternative: Zima. 

In the first iteration of what's now referred to as a "cooler," the Coors Brewing Company rolled out Zima Clearmalt in 1993 with an alcohol by volume percentage of up to 5.3. 

But just as many fads fade, Zima sales declined steadily until it was discontinued in 2008. However, MillerCoors has confirmed with AdAge that "zomething different" is coming back for a very limited time, but will only be available through through Labor Day weekend, according to Buzzfeed. 

Details of when it will hit alcohol aisles aren't immediately available, but a tweet from the Zima twitter account states that it's already been shipped to distributors. 

Like so many great '90s products, it was relentlessly peddled with a plethora of ultra-corny commercials throughout its entire existence. Relive some of Zima's "greatest" hits below: 

Despite not being sold in the U.S. for nearly ten years, the internet hasn't forgotten about Zima. On the contrary, people are really fucking psyched for its imminent return.