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 CupcakesFresh Citrus Cupcakes With Orange ButtercreamFresh Citrus Cupcakes With Ruby Red Grapefruit GlazeMocha Latte CupcakesCappuccino Cupcakes

Updated: October 12, 2014
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