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Rocco DiSpirito's red velvet cupcakes are showcased on Sept. 26, 2011. (Photo credit: AP Photo/Matthew Mead.)

Cupcakes and cookies make these December national food holidays especially sweet


Cupcakes and cookies make these December national food holidays especially sweet

WATCH  | Whether you loved 2016 and want to treat yo' self or want to bury your sorrows in an abundance of snacks and bubbly, Circa is here to help you cap off the year with December's best national food holidays.

December 4 is National Cookie Day. An Oreo is 71 percent cookie and 29 percent filling.

Meanwhile, this monster chocolate chip cookie is made of 100 percent cookies.

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December 15 is National Cupcake Day. 

The stars of TLC's "DC Cupcakes" baked the world's largest cupcake, which weighed nearly 2,600 pounds, on Nov. 2, 2011.

These versions are significantly smaller, but no less celebrated.

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December 31 is National Champagne Day, just in time for New Year's Eve. 

Ashrita Furman, who holds the Guinness world record for most Guinness world records, set one of his many marks in 2014 with the farthest champagne cork-spit distance.


Poll: What's December's best national food holiday?

POLL  | Now for a difficult decision: Which of these foods is most worthy of a national holiday?

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