Start 2007 with a smooch by shaking up a French Kiss, a fruity champagne alternative from Susan Waggoner and Robert Markel, authors of Make Mine Vodka: 250 Classic Cocktails and Cutting Edge Infusions.
1 1/2 oz. vodka
1/2 oz. raspberry liquer
2 oz. chilled pineapple juice
Pour ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake, then strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Serves 1.