Rainbow foods are a great way to cheer up meal times or to present an enticing spread for a party. Making rainbow foods does mean having a lot of food colorings to hand, but in this list you'll find ways to present nature’s own rainbow foods too.
1. Rainbow Truffles
You will find a lot of the rainbow foods are desserts and sweets but who can resist truffles?
2. Skittles Cake
Rainbow cakes are bang on-trend right now, but the idea of rainbow frosting is off putting for inexperienced bakers. Try regular buttercream frosting and make the rainbows out of Skittles.
3. Rainbow Water
A fun way to make sure you're getting plenty of water. It will certainly entice kids to drink more water.
4. Rainbow Carrot Ribbon Salad
Lots of yummy nutritious ingredients that not only taste good but look great too.
5. Rainbow Raw Pad Thai
Such a delicious and tasty update to a traditional Thai classic.
6. Honey Lime Rainbow Fruit Salad
The dressing is light and scrummy so you still get to savor all the individual fruits.
7. Rainbow Fruit Sugar Cookie Cake
Make some giant sugar cookies and sandwich them in layers with lots of delicious fruit. You could make smaller individual ones for dinner parties.
8. Fruit Kabobs
Really easy rainbow food that makes an impact.
9. Rainbow Jello
How to make boring old jello fun.
10. Rainbow Marshmallows
Sticky, gooey marshmallows covered in edible glitter. Sign me up!
11. Rainbow Swirl Bread
This would cause a stir in a lunch box.
12. EASY Rainbow Cheesecake
A basic cheesecake recipe gets the rainbow treatment.
13. Rainbow Popcorn
Show your true colors on movie nights in.
14. Rainbow Slaw Salad
Wow the guests at a summer barbeque with this great alternative to traditional slaws that are heavy on the mayo.
15. Rainbow Chocolate Chip Cookies
Who said chocolate has to be brown?
Go wild with macarons. Pastels or brights - whichever takes your fancy.
17. Chioggia Beet, Endive & Quinoa Rainbow Salad
It's easier to feel good about such healthy food when it looks this good.
18. Rainbow Sherbet Dessert
This special dessert is made from macaroons, pecans and layers of fruity sherbet. Fabulous when served with some fresh raspberries or strawberries.
19. UNICORN FARTS
Where would any list of rainbow foods be without Unicorn Farts?
20. Paint Palette Rainbow Cake
No need to worry about precision frosting skills for creating a dramatic effect.
21. Pastel Rainbow Cheesecake
Rainbow foods can be elegant too - when you go the pastels route.
22. Rainbow Peanut Noodles
One of the great things about rainbow food that is made from vegetables is that you know that the brighter the color, the greater the concentration of nutrients and antioxidants.
23. Rainbow Veggie Flatbread Pizza
Need to get your kids to eat more vegetables? Or maybe you don't get your 5-a-day? Scoff on this!
24. Rainbow Vanilla Cheesecake Bars
Sometimes it's just a case of adding some rainbow swirls.
25. Rainbow Pancakes
The next time you whip up a batch of pancake batter, go wild with the food coloring.
26. Rainbow Trifles
Kids' party food, anyone?
27. Fruit Loops Rainbow Bars
Via Rainbow Bars
Made in minutes. Devoured in seconds.
28. Fruit Skewers
Via Fruit is Cute
There's so many ways to eat a rainbow when it comes to fruit.
29. Rainbow Veggie Spring Rolls
Yet another great way to make veggies fun.
30. Easy Rainbow Sangria
I think there's more fruit than alcohol in this drink but that
might not be a bad thing.
31. Rainbow Pinwheel Cookies
And it all starts with regular sugar cookie batter.
32. Rainbow Bean Salad
Peppers and beans. Could it be any more healthy?
33. Rainbow Vegetable Side Dish
With meat or fish, this dish is delish.
34. Rainbow Cookies
Traditional Italian fare served for Christmas.
35. Rainbow Toast
Made with edible milk paint.
36. Rainbow Pasta
It looks great as a work of art but I'm not sure what it would look like once a sauce is added.
37. Rainbow Layered Rice Krispie Treats
Easy peasy recipe.
38. Rainbow Sprinkled Doughnuts
This recipe is vegan but don't let that put you off.
39. Rainbow Chicken Salad with Almond Honey Mustard Dressing
Lunch, dinner or supper - good enough for any time.
40. Fruit Pizza
The base is a soft sugar cookie and the frosting is cream cheese.
41. Rainbow Pudding Pops
A yummy treat for a hot summer's day.
42. Rainbow Eggs
With rainbow foods, the colors are simply a case of presentation.
43. Raw Rainbow Noodles
Make noodles of your favorite vegetables.
44. Rainbow Cheesecake Dip
This will get the party started.
45. Rainbow Palmiers
Made from crescent rolls and colored sugars.
46. Shredded Rainbow Salad
Rabbit food never looked so good.
47. Rainbow Chicken
Go to town on peppers, red onions, zucchini and sweet potato
48. Rainbow Quiche
Apparently real men don't eat quiche. I don't care. All the more for me!
49. Rainbow Rice
Now that's really what you call rainbow food.
50. Rainbow Veggie Skewers
Put them on the barbecue or under the broiler. Fabulous either way.
51. Rainbow Waffles
If you have a waffle iron, rainbow waffles are a cinch.
52. CHECKERED RAINBOW CAKE
Am loving the rainbow layer cakes all over the internet but am loving this even more.
53. Rainbow Salad Wrap
You can't go wrong with a recipe from Jamie Oliver.
54. Rainbow Salad
Truly a delicious combination.
55. Rainbow Thai Chicken Salad
Such a healthy dish for a weekday dinner.
56. Rainbow Quinoa Salad
A girl really should be getting her quinoa, you know.
57. Rainbow Fudge?
Don't love fudge? Give this a nudge!
58. Mandarin Roasted Rainbow Carrots
No-one could say your vegetable dishes or sides lacked color.
59. Rainbow Chopped Salad
Use all your favorite most colorful vegetables to create a great side dish to serve with grilled fish or meat.
60. Rainbow Challah Bread
Time to get some braiding practice.
You can have a lot of fun with rainbow foods, whether you use nature's own natural bounty or food colorings. What foods would you turn a multitude of colors?