Get the girls together for bite-size cupcakes, sparkling wine, and fun. Everything you need is right here–delicious recipes and the bubblies to pair with them.
Bite-Size Sour Cream-Pound Cake Cupcakes (Basic Cupcake Batter)
Salted Caramel-Chocolate Cupcakes
Fresh Citrus Cupcakes With Orange Buttercream
Fresh Citrus Cupcakes With Ruby Red Grapefruit Glaze
Mocha Latte Cupcakes
Cappuccino Cupcakes
Credit: Photo: Beth Dreiling Hontzas; Styling: Buffy Hargett

Dessert Party Sparklers for $15 or Less
"The secret is to pump up the fun quotient, not get too serious. To make this work you need slightly sweeter wines," says Food Executive Editor Scott Jones.

Scott's Top Picks
• Domaine Ste. Michelle, Frizzante, Washington
• Freixenet, Spumante, Spain
• Ballatore, Gran Spumante, California
• Martini & Rossi, Asti, Italy

Worth the Splurge
• Pommery, POP Rosé, France