WHAT: Mike's Hard Lemonade Rating: NNNWHERE: Vancouver
WHY: With its basic premise of vodka-spiked lemon pop, this grizzled veteran of the cooler wars is downright sensible compared to some of the alco-pops now lining the Liquor Monopoly Board shelves. Just don't buy it for your seven-year-old at the the ball game.
PRICE: 473 ml/$3
AVAILABILITY: At most liquor stores (product #618140)