15 Rainbow Recipes

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The bold and vibrant colors of the rainbow are a delightful touch when used for creating a tasty statement with a recipe. From layered cakes to colorful salads, the possibilities are endless when a cheerful group of rainbow colors is used in the design. And, fruits like juicy strawberries, plump blueberries and tangy lemon help to add some of the colors when employed for a luscious filling.
So, here’s some fun and colorful ideas for making rainbow creations at home.


1. Super Epic Rainbow Cake

Six layers of moist white cake are colored with Gel food coloring in this classic rainbow cake.

Spotted at: Disney Baby


2. Natural Rainbow Layer Cake

A natural, non-artificial twist on rainbow cake is created with this tasty version made with dyes from fruits and vegetables.

Spotted at: Disney Baby


3. Rainbow Spring Rolls with Ginger Peanut Sauce

A rainbow of colorful fruits and vegetables like beets, cilantro and mango are wrapped in spring roll rice paper for a delicious appetizer.

Spotted at: Buzz Feed


4. Rainbow Taco Lentil Salad

Colorful ingredients like avocado, purple cabbage and charred corn add to the yummy rainbow flare of this tasty salad.

Spotted at: Buzz Feed


5. Rainbow Pinwheel Cookies

Swirling with color, these delicious and pretty cookies are embellished with multicolor sprinkles.

Spotted at: Tablespoon


6. Rainbow Cake Roll

This stunning cake roll is filled with smooth and creamy rainbow chip icing for added effect.

Spotted at: Tablespoon


7. Rainbow Pasta

Pasta is placed in Ziploc bags containing food coloring and rinsed prior to eating in this fun recipe.

Spotted at: Brit.co


8. Rainbow Slice and Bake Cookies

Stunning sliced cookies are layered with distinct and bold shades of color.

Spotted at: Brit.co


9. Rainbow Cheesecake

This creamy and smooth cheesecake gets even more decadence from the addition of colorful layers.

Spotted at: College.USAToday


10. Rainbow Sugar Cookie Nachos

The delightful shape of these cookies makes them perfect for dipping into creamy, sweet icing.

Spotted at: College.USAToday


11. Rainbow Tart

A luscious puff pastry is filled with whipped cream and topped with a rainbow of fresh fruit.

Spotted at: Martha Stewart


12. Citrus Salad with Pomegranate Seeds

A fresh and fruity salad with lots of tangy flavors and vibrant colors of the rainbow to enjoy.

Spotted at: Martha Stewart


13. Rainbow Salmon Skewers

Green, yellow, and red bell peppers provide some of the bold, rainbow colors in these grilled salmon skewers.

Spotted at: Paste Magazine


14. Rainbow Salsa Recipe

Red onions and colorful peppers give this delicious salsa some of its flavor and taste.

Spotted at: Paste Magazine


15. Sweet and Sour Lollipops

These delicious rainbow-colored pops are a tasty homemade candy that’s easy to make.

Spotted at: Food Network