Rainbow recipes are super popular right now and there’s a good reason for it. How could you not love the pretty, magical food + color combination? All of these adorable recipes are super fun to make and they all have varying degrees of difficulty, so if you aren’t much of a chef, you have plenty of options. However, if you’re aiming for the title of chef prodigy, then some of these recipes will be right up your alley. So put on your chef’s hat, slip on your favorite apron, and get ready to have tons of fun with these gorgeous and amazing-to-look-at rainbow recipes. They’ll be sure to make you feel like a unicorn.
1. Healthy Rainbow Smoothie
Source: The First Year Blog
Rainbow food doesn’t have to be unhealthy! You can easily get in your daily serving of fruit with this stunning smoothie (that isn’t the color of a swamp). I don’t know about you, but my smoothies usually look pretty unappealing! So yes, you can be a unicorn and still have some healthy food.
2. The Best Rainbow Crispy Treats
Source: Made With Happy
Rice crispy treats are one of the simplest desserts on the block, but there’s an easy way to bring them up a few notches. With this recipe for the best crispy treats (rainbow edition), you’ll be able to make everyone feel like a unicorn without all the work.
3. Rainbow Unicorn Dip
Source: Chocolate Covered Katie
Whip up this creamy and delectable dip for those Friday nights when you’re staying at home. Or, make it as the perfect cherry-on-top to your next party! Don’t be afraid to go all out and add some sprinkles.
4. Rainbow Swirl Bagels
Bagels are the perfect breakfast to grab on your way out the door. They’re puffy, great with pretty much any toppings, and super quick to heat up and take anywhere. If you’re ever running late but you still want a little magic in your life, just make a fresh supply of these and you’ll be feeling great in no time!
5. Unicorn Popcorn
Source: Sweet T Makes Three
Spend your evening chowing down on this insanely magical movie snack and you will be in love! This recipe is literally perfect for any occasion, whether it be a depressing movie or a family BBQ. Don’t hesitate to add your own twist by including some extra candy or even making a double batch (oh yes).
6. Unicorn Cake Roll
Source: Crazy for Crust
This is one of the most jaw-dropping cake rolls I have ever seen! Although this gorgeous dessert may look too good to eat, you will have no regrets once you dig in.
7. No Bake Rainbow Unicorn Cheesecake Bars
Source: Inside BruCrew Life
These cheesecake bars are no doubt made of miracles and happiness (and maybe a few rainbows too). If you were to have a party in the clouds, this would definitely be the main dessert.
8. No Churn Superman Ice Cream
Source: Some of This and That
Even though this recipe isn’t exactly rainbow-themed, it definitely still passes as magical. Now you can be a rainbow-loving unicorn and a hero at the same time. What a deal, right? Plus, you don’t even have to churn it.
9. No Bake Unicorn Poop Cheesecake
Cheesecake has never been more amazing! This cheesecake is sure to lift spirits and get plenty of admiring stares. Not to mention, it’s profusely drizzled with colorful chocolate.
10. Rainbow Fudge
Source: Wine and Glue
Fudge has been a classic take-home dessert for decades. It’s easy to make, it tastes delicious, and it lasts for a good amount of time! But sometimes fudge just doesn’t look extreme enough to make you feel absolutely magical, so this recipe is here to solve that problem.
11. Candy Rainbow Bark
Source: My Name is Snickerdoodle
Chocolate is the perfect pick-me-up for when you’re feeling down, it’s the perfect gift on Valentine’s Day, and it’s definitely the perfect thing to rainbow-ify. You can eat this stunning masterpiece all by yourself or with a friend. You can even put it in a jar and let it make your home that much prettier!
12. Rainbow Sherbet
Source: Baked by Rachel
Summer is pretty much already here, so cold, creamy desserts are in high demand! This beautiful rainbow sherbet will keep you and your family cool as the temperature rises, and it’ll last in the freezer for a long time.
13. Cake Batter Puppy Chow
Source: Fresh April Flours
Puppy chow is a big hit with both children and full-grown adults! Once you’ve tasted it, you can never go back. Puppy chow is not only full of sugar and smiles, it is also the perfect afternoon snack when you’re feeling a little lazy. But sometimes, regular puppy chow just isn’t unicorn-y enough. That’s why this recipe is a must-have!
14. Rainbow With Clouds Cookies
Source: Eugenie Kitchen
How could I ever possibly forget the cookies? These sprinkle-coated rainbow cookies are actually a lot simpler to make than they appear. Not only are they the cookies of the unicorn realm, but this recipe also makes enough cookies to share with your family!
15. Rainbow Chocolate Bark
If you just couldn’t get enough of the last chocolate bark recipe, this one is here to satisfy you even more. Now the chocolate is the colorful part! Don’t hesitate to get a little crazy and add some more candy and sprinkles to up the wow factor.
16. Homemade Rainbow Taffy
Source: Some of This and That
Many people have tried taffy in their lifetime, but no one can experience truly incredible taffy until they have tasted this. Extremely fun to look at and even funner to eat, this taffy will make your guests (and yourself) super happy.
17. Unicorn Hot Chocolate
Source: Love and Olive Oil
Yes, hot chocolate may seem like a strictly Winter-only beverage, but let’s admit it. Hot chocolate can be consumed all year long. This recipe right here will show you how to make both your winters and summers amazing.
18. Vanilla Frosted Funfetti Donuts
Source: Baker by Nature
Hold up. Donuts? Oh yes. How could I possibly leave out one of the most magical desserts of all? These (baked and super easy) donuts are practically the next big weekend breakfast trend, because, in all honesty, who doesn’t love a donut of some sort?
19. Rainbow Dipped Waffle Cones
Source: Just a Taste
Summer just isn’t complete without ice cream, and what do you put ice cream in? Waffle cones, of course! Your ice cream doesn’t have to be the only magical thing you eat this summer. Spice things up by making your waffle cones beautiful too.
20. Unicorn Macarons
Source: Southern Fatty
Macarons are absolutely stunning, and there’s no doubt about their magical properties. But what if you could actually make them even more magical than they already are? Well, you can. These mystical macarons are about as magical as it gets.
21. Unicorn Milkshakes
Source: Sugar Hero
Milkshakes always make everything better. No matter what’s happening in the world, a good, thick milkshake can calm things down. That is solid proof that milkshakes must be magical in some way. Although whether or not they are is a matter of debate, this milkshake right here is definitely special.
22. Rainbow Unicorn Ice Cream
Source: Mom Spark
This is the perfect recipe to go along with your Rainbow Dipped Waffle Cones! Coated thickly with sprinkles of all different kinds and tie-dyed throughout with a variety of rainbow colors, this ice cream literally cannot get any better.
23. Unicorn Toast With All-Natural Food Dyes
Source: A Side of Sweet
For those of you who just aren’t fans of the sweet scene, this is the answer! Colored entirely with natural dyes such as spirulina and beet juice, this breakfast is easily fit for any time of the day. Plus, you can color it almost any color you desire! Unicorns can be health-conscious too.
24. Rainbow Marbled Pop Tarts
Source: Aww Sam
Instead of running to the store for a box of pop tarts, why not make your own? I’m pretty sure that no kind of storebought pop tart is as colorful and insanely magical as these. Not to mention, you can honestly fill these with pretty much any kind of filling your heart desires. Not too shabby, huh?
25. Pink Party Donuts
Source: Sally’s Baking Addiction
You didn’t think I would finish this list with just one donut recipe, did you? Of course not! Donuts are one of the most rainbow-y desserts in all the land and they deserve to be treated as so. If you eat these all by yourself (or even with a friend by your side), you’ll definitely be feeling at least a little bit like a unicorn.
Unfortunately, this list of magic has to come to a stop (even though we wish it could go on forever). Now that you have a ton of new rainbow recipes in your recipe box, you can start living your life as an official unicorn. And even though it may be seriously tempting, don’t forget to eat your veggies! Without further ado, this list must come to an end. We hope you enjoyed every single recipe and that your friends will too.