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27 Fun, colorful rainbow recipes you need to pin now


SheKnows Editorial

You’ll never be bored in the kitchen again when you see these dazzling rainbow-colored recipes.

It’s hard to not immediately run to the kitchen to start whipping up these colorful treats, but trust us, you’ll want to read through the whole list before deciding where to start!

Rainbow cookies and cakes

1. End-of-the-rainbow cupcakes recipe

End of the rainbow cupcakes

These cupcakes are all that and a pot of gold. Perfect for St. Paddy’s Day.

2. Slice-and-bake rainbow cookies recipe

Slice and bake rainbow cookies

Photo credit: Crazy for Crust

No cookie cutters needed — just slice and bake these beauties.

3. Sweet, easy rainbow meringue cookies (aka unicorn farts) recipe

Sweet Easy Rainbow Meringue Cookies AKA Unicorn Farts

Photo credit: My Man’s Belly

They’re called unicorn farts… I mean, what more could possibly be said?

4. Melting rainbow cake recipe

Melting Rainbow Cake

Photo credit: Hungry Happenings

Everyone on Pinterest is crazy about melting crayons, but I prefer this melted frosting trick.

5. DIY rainbow petal cake recipe

DIY Rainbow Petal Cake

Photo credit: The Cake Blog

This is one of the prettiest cakes I’ve ever seen — perfect for a birthday party or just because.

6. Psychedelic rainbow swirl lollipop cake recipe

Psychedelic Rainbow Swirl Lollipop Cake

Photo credit: Raspberri Cupcakes

Anytime someone just puts a bunch of candy on top of a cake, I’m totally on board. This colorful creation is no exception.

7. Pastel rainbow ruffle cake recipe

Pastel Rainbow Ruffle Cake

Photo credit: Bubble and Sweet

This pretty pastel cake comes with an in-depth tutorial so you can get your ruffle game down pat.

8. Rainbow cake in a jar recipe

Rainbow Cake in a Jar

Photo credit: Jen’s Favorite Cookies

The only thing better than rainbow cake is rainbow cake to go!

9. Double vanilla delights rainbow cookies recipe

Double Vanilla Delights~Rainbow Cookies

Photo credit: Munchkin Munchies

These rainbow-filled cookies are as pretty to look at as they are delicious.

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