63 Rainbow Recipes That Will Make You Smile All Year Round

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These 63 Rainbow Recipes That Will Make You Smile All Year Round are very creative and delicious. Choose which one you want to make today. They say next time there’s a rainbow, look up. You’ll feel better.

1. Lucky Charm Rainbow Dessert Pizza

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Ingredients

1 pouch or box of sugar cookie mix
1/4 cup butter, softened
1 large egg
1/2 cup Lucky Charms™ cereal

Topping

1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
add some cream cheese frosting to your desire
Green food color

2. Lucky Charms® Leprechaun Hat Cake

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Cereal Treats

1/4 cup unsalted butter
1 bag (10 oz.) large marshmallows
6 cups Lucky Charms™ cereal

Cake

2 boxes Betty Crocker™ Super Moist™ yellow cake mix
2 cups water
1 cup vegetable oil
6 eggs
Red, orange, yellow, green, blue and violet food color
2 1/2 containers Betty Crocker™ Rich & Creamy vanilla frosting
1 container Betty Crocker™ chocolate decorating cupcake icing
5 pretzel sticks

3. Rainbow Layer Cake

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Cake

2 boxes Betty Crocker™ Super Moist™ vanilla cake mix
2 cups water
1 cup vegetable oil
6 eggs
2 packages (2.7 oz. each) Betty Crocker™ classic gel food colors
Buttercream Frosting
1 cup shortening
1 cup butter, softened
1 bag (2 lb) powdered sugar
2 teaspoons vanilla

4. Reese’s Pieces cupcakes

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Ingredients

Yellow (or white) cake batter, divided
Gel food dye

Butter cream frosting

Reeses pieces

5. Mini Rainbow Whoopee Pies

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Ingredients

Cookies

2 tablespoons butter, softened
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1 1/2 cups Original Bisquick™ mix
1 egg
1/3 cup milk
1 teaspoon vanilla
Red, yellow, green and blue food colors

Filling

4 oz. (half of 8-oz. package) cream cheese, softened
1/4 cup butter, softened
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/4 cups powdered sugar

6. Rainbow and Pot of Gold Cookies

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1 pouch Betty Crocker™ sugar cookie mix
1/3 cup butter, softened
3 tablespoons Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
1 egg
1 box Betty Crocker™ Fruit Roll-Ups® Blast in’ Berry Hot Colors® chewy fruit flavored snacks
1 box Betty Crocker™ Fruit Gushers® yellow fruit flavored snacks (from tropical flavors variety pack)

7. Rainbow Candy Cake

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Ingredients

1 box Betty Crocker™ Super Moist™ chocolate fudge cake mix
Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on cake mix box
1 container Betty Crocker™ Rich & Creamy vanilla frosting
25 to 35 gold foil-covered chocolate coins
3/4 cup each red, orange, yellow, green, blue and purple candy-coated chocolate candies

8. Rainbow Surprise inside Cake

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Ingredients

2 boxes Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ party rainbow chip cake mix
Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on cake mix boxes
2 containers Betty Crocker™ Whipped vanilla frosting
2 cups multicolored candy-coated chocolate candies
1 cup multicolored mini candy-coated chocolate candies
3/4 cup assorted Betty Crocker™ candy sprinkles

9. Cake Batter Cookie Stackers

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Ingredients

Cookies

1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ sugar cookie mix
1/2 cup Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ yellow cake mix (dry mix from box)
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 egg
1/2 cup Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ yellow cake mix (dry mix from box)

Frosting

2 cups powdered sugar
1/3 cup butter, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 to 2 tablespoons milk
Add Liquid food colors (neon pink, neon blue, neon green, classic yellow and red to make orange)
Assorted Betty Crocker™ colored sprinkles

10. Rainbow Sprinklers

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1 1/2 cups sugar
1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
1/2 cup shortening
2 eggs
2 3/4 cups Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons cream of tartar
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
About 1 1/2 cups assorted Betty Crocker™ colored sugars or candy decors

11. Rainbow Petal Cake

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Cake

2 boxes Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ strawberry cake mix
2 cups water
1 cup vegetable oil
6 eggs
Pink paste food color

Buttercream Frosting

1 1/2 cups shortening
1 1/2 cups butter, softened
3 boxes (1 lb. each) powdered sugar
3 teaspoons vanilla
1/4 to 1/3 cup milk
Pink, purple, orange, green, blue and yellow paste food colors

12. Gumdrop Cookie Pizza

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Ingredients

1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 egg
1 1/2 cups Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1 cup small gumdrops, cut in half
1/2 cup white baking chips
1 teaspoon shortening

13. Double Rainbow Cupcakes

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Ingredients

1 box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ rainbow party chip cake mix
Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on cake mix box
1 cup assorted Betty Crocker™ candy sprinkles
1 container Betty Crocker™ Rich & Creamy vanilla

14. Rainbow Bundt Cake & Rainbow Layered Smash Cake

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Ingredients

1 box of your favorite vanilla cake mix
3 eggs
1 1/4 cups water
1/2 cup canola oil
1/2 cup sour cream
Various food as you like

15. Funfetti Rainbow Bars

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Ingredients

1 box Funfetti cake mix
2 eggs
1/2 cup oil
1 cup white chocolate chips
Lemon yellow, violet, teal and pink Wilton gel food colors

16. Rainbow Cake in a Jar

 

Ingredients
1 white cake, prepared but not baked
Food coloring (gel variety preferred)
Prepared frosting
Sprinkles (optional)

17. Rainbow Ice Cream Cake with Fresh Fruit

 

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Ingredients

For the ice cream layers:
20 oz. cream cheese
1/2 cup + 1/8 cup milk
1 1/4 cups sugar
20 oz. Cool Whip (OR 2 1/2 recipes of homemade whipped cream)
1 cup grapes
1 cup blueberries
1 cup chopped kiwi (about 2 kiwis), OR juice from 2 limes
1 cup chopped pineapple
1 cup chopped peaches (about 2 peaches)
1 cup chopped strawberries

18. Rainbow Birthday Cake

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2 boxes White Cake Mix
4 drops Food Coloring (Use As Much As Needed To Attain Desired Color
Frosting:
4 packages Cream Cheese (8 Oz. Package)
1 cup Butter
5 cups To 6 Cups Powder Sugar (confectioners’ Sugar)
1 Tablespoon Vanilla

19. Funafuti Gooey Bars

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Ingredients

8.25 oz. package aqua blue Fun-fetti cake mix
1 egg
¼ cup oil
1 container marshmallow cream
1½ tbsp.. butter
3 cups mini marshmallows
3 cups Fruity Pebbles

20. Rainbow mini cakes

 

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Cupcakes

1 tablespoon canola oil
1 tablespoon skim milk
1 large egg white
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 tablespoons sugar
4 tablespoons unbleached all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
Food coloring (1 drop of each: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and purple)

Frosting

2 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
4 ounces 1/3 less fat cream cheese, room temperature
1/8 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 cup powdered sugar

21. Rainbow Stuffed French toast

 

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Ingredients

1 loaf French bread
3 Tablespoons Any Flavor Fruit Spread (You Can Also Use Jelly, Jam, Or Fresh Fruit)
½ packages Cream Cheese (4 Oz), At Room Temperature
2 whole Eggs
1 Tablespoon Cinnamon
½ cups Skim Milk
2 Tablespoons butter

22. Rainbow Birthday Poke Cake

 

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Ingredients

1 box white cake mix, plus ingredients on back of box
Wilton Gel food coloring in No-Taste Red, Kelly Green, Lemon Yellow, Violet and Blue
1 can (14 oz.) sweetened condensed milk
1 (8 oz.) tub Cool Whip, thawed
About 15 Birthday Cake Golden Oreos, lightly chopped
Rainbow sprinkles

23. RAINBOW COOKIES {SLICE AND BAKE}

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7 ounces almond paste
1/2 cup butter
1/2 cup sugar
3 large eggs whipped
2 1/2 cups flour
red food coloring
green food coloring
1/3 cup seedless red raspberry jam
1/3 cup apricot jam
1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips, melted
Bake for 10-12 minutes on 350 degrees and enjoy.

24. Lucky Sugar Cookies

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Ingredients

1 16.5 oz sugar cookie roll, room temperature
2 cups lucky charm cereal

25. RAINBOW CHEESECAKE DIP

Ingredients

FOR THE DIP:

8 ounces room temperature light cream cheese
1 small box cheesecake pudding mix (I used sugar/fat-free, about 0.9 ounces, but you can use a regular 3.4 ounce box if you prefer)
1/2 cup non-fat milk
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon almond extract (optional)
8 ounces (1 container) plus an additional 2-4 ounces whipped topping (I used fat-free), or you can use real whipped cream if you prefer
Food Coloring

26. Pot O’Gold Fruit Rainbow with Lemon Cheesecake Dip

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Ingredients

Strawberries cut in half
Clementine’s, peeled and pulled apart
Pineapple, cut into tidbits
Green Grapes
Red Grapes
Blueberries
1 c. marshmallows
Lemon Cheesecake Dip
1 (6 oz.) container Light Lemon Yogurt
1 (7 oz) container marshmallow cream
1 (8oz) container whipped cream cheese
1 tsp lemon juice.

27. Rainbow sprinkle cookies 

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Ingredients

3 1/2 C Flour
1 tsp Baking Powder
1 1/2 (3 sticks) C Butter, softened
1 C Sugar, 1 cup sprinkles
1 Egg
1 tsp Vanilla
Cherry, Orange, Lemon, Lime, Wild Berry, and Grape Jell-O

28. Mini Fruit Tacos

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Ingredients

For the Taco Shells:
24-30 (3 inch) flour tortillas *see instructions and note*
1 tablespoon granulated sugar
½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
Nonstick cooking spray

For the Filling:

8 ounces light cream cheese (neufatchel, ? less fat), softened
1 tablespoon honey
1 tablespoon granulated sugar
½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
½ cup chopped strawberries
½ cup chopped, peeled mandarin orange slices (2-3 mandarins)
½ cup chopped pineapple
½ cup peeled and chopped kiwi (2-3 medium kiwi)
½ cup blueberries

29. Rainbow JELL-O Cubes

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4 packages (3 ounces each) assorted flavored gelatin
6 envelopes unflavored gelatin, divided
5-3/4 cups boiling water, divided
1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk
¼ cup cold water

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30. Lucky Rainbow Jello

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You’ll need 1 small box of jello in each color
1 large container of cool whip

31. Rainbow Cake Roll

Ingredients

3 eggs
3/4 cup sugar
2 Tbsps. vegetable oil
1 tsp vanilla extract
1/4 tsp salt
3/4 cup flour
1 tsp baking powder

32. Rainbow Crunch Balls

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Ingredients

3 tablespoons unsalted butter
1 (16 ounce) bag mini marshmallows
5 cups Fruity Pebbles cereal
12 – 15 ounces vanilla almond bark
4 – 5 teaspoons vegetable shortening

33. Rainbow Swirl Cookies

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Ingredients

1½ cup unsalted butter, melted
2 cup brown sugar
1 cup granulated sugar
3 eggs
1 Tbsp. vanilla extract
4½ cup flour
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
2¼ cup m&m candies

34. RAINBOW CHALLAH BREAD

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Ingredients

1 envelope instant yeast (2¼ teaspoons)
3¾ cups bread flour
¾ cup warm water (about 100 degrees)
¼ cup sugar
2 large eggs plus one for glazing
½ cup vegetable oil
1½ teaspoons salt
35. Rainbow Sugar Cookie Bark

Ingredients

1 roll refrigerated sugar cookie dough
16 oz. of vanilla flavored candy coating
2 cups rainbow-colored candies

36. Rainbow Fruit Platter

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Ingredients

Red Fruit: Strawberries or Raspberries
Orange Fruit: Mandarin Oranges or Mango
Yellow: Pineapple
Green: Green Grapes or Kiwi
Blue: Blueberries
Purple: Red Seedless Grapes
37. Over the Rainbow Brownie Bombs

Ingredients

1 recipe Rainbow Truffles (link provided above and below)
1 (13×9″) baking pan fudge brownies, baked and cooled and cut into about 1″-2″ squares
1 pkg. vanilla Candiquik
Kraft Mallow Bits
Sour Rainbow Candy Strips, cut in half

38. RAINBOW PALMER

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Ingredients

1 tube Pillsbury Crescent Roll Dough (8 rolls)
2 tablespoons granulated sugar, plus a few pinches
Green colored sugar and/or rainbow colored sugars

39. Rainbow Mini Cheesecakes

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Ingredients

12 Chips Ahoy Rainbow Chip Cookies
3 pkg. cream cheese, softened
2 tsp vanilla extract
¾ cup white sugar
3 eggs
Wilton gel food coloring in No-Taste Red, Lemon Yellow, Kelly Green, Royal Blue, Violet

40. FRUITY PEBBLE PUDDING COOKIES

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1 ½ sticks butter
1 cup granulated sugar
1 (3.4 oz.) package instant vanilla pudding mix
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 tsp baking soda
2-1/4 cups flour
2 cups Fruity Pebbles cereal
1 cup White Chocolate Chips

41. Mini Rainbow Doughnuts

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1 box Yellow Cake Mix {I used Golden Butter}
2 Eggs
½ cup {1 stick} butter, softened
1 cup milk
Coloring – Violet, Royal Blue, Kelly Green, Lemon Yellow, Orange and No-Taste Red
Glaze
1 cup powdered sugar
2-3 tablespoons milk
1 teaspoon vanilla

42. Rainbow skittles cookie

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Ingredients

For the Cookie Bars:
3/4 cup Crisco (butter flavored)
1 1/4 cup brown sugar
2 Tbsp. milk
1 Tbsp. vanilla extract
1 egg
1 3/4 cup flour
1 tsp kosher salt
1 tsp baking soda
1 pinches of nutmeg
1/2 tsp cinnamon
12 oz. bag of milk chocolate morsels
1 1/2 cup skittles candies
For the Frosting:
1 cup Butter, softened
5 1/2 cup powdered sugar
1/4 cup milk
2 tsp vanilla
1 1/2 Tbsp. meringue powder

43. Rainbow Cream Cookies

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½ cup shortening
1 cup sugar
1 egg
½ cup sour cream
½ teaspoon baking soda
3 to 3½ cups all-purpose flour
Pastel Food Coloring.

44. Cupcake ice cream cones

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Ingredients

2 boxes white cake mix, prepared with eggs, oil, and water called for

Food coloring: red, orange, yellow, green, blue and ice cream

45. Rainbow ice cream cones

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Food Color Gel assorted colors
1 – 8 oz tub Cool Whip
14 oz can sweetened condensed milk
ice cream and cones

46. Rainbow banana split

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2 cups + 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
ice cream
bananas
whip cream
chocolate syrup
sprinkles
cherries

47. Sweet & Salty Rainbow Popcorn

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1 tbsp. butter
1 tbsp. canola oil
1/4 cup light corn syrup
1/4 tsp liquid food coloring (or more or less depending on how dark or light you want the color to be)
1/4 tsp kosher salt
1/3 cup un-popped popcorn

48. FRUITY PEBBLES MUFFINS

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Ingredients

3 eggs
1/3 cup Nonfat Vanilla or Plain Greek Yogurt
2 tablespoons oil
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup sugar
6 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoons salt
3 1/2 cups flour
1 1/4 cups milk
2 cups Fruity Pebbles Cereal, plus more for garnish

49. Rainbow Cloud Cake

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1 package white cake mix + ingredients to make cake
Purple, blue, green, yellow, orange and red paste food coloring
1 c heavy whipping cream
3 Tbsp. powdered sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla extract

50. Rainbow Peanut Butter Cookie Cups

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Ingredients

1/2 cup butter, softened
3/4 cup peanut butter
3/4 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup white sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoons vanilla
1 tablespoon milk
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 1/2 cups flour

51. Happy Birthday Cake Batter Ice Cream

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2 cups of milk
2/3 cup heavy cream
1 14 oz. can sweetened condensed milk
1 tsp vanilla
2/3 cup of vanilla cake mix
1/2 cup of rainbow sprinkles

52. LEMON MAGIC BARS

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1 lemon cake mix
8 Tablespoons butter, softened
1 egg
1 teaspoon lemon juice
1 cup white chocolate chips
1 cup miniature marshmallows
1 cup shredded sweetened coconut

53. Rainbow Waffles

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Ingredients

2 eggs
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 3/4 cups milk
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1 tablespoon white sugar
4 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

54. Rainbow Truffles

 

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1 pkg. white cake mix, plus ingredients on back of box
1 small box sugar free/fat free vanilla instant pudding mix
1/3 can vanilla frosting
1 pkg. white almond bark
55. Natural Layer Rainbow Cake

Ingredients

For the natural dyes

1/3 cup steamed beets, grated fine, plus 1/3 cup milk: Green
1/3 cup carrots, grated fine, plus 1/3 cup milk: Yellow
2 egg yolks, plus 1/3 cup milk: Pink
1 cup raw spinach, washed, dried, and well chopped, plus 1/3 cup milk: White
3/4 cup blueberries: Blue

56. Rainbow Popsicles

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Ingredients:

1 cup sugar
1 cup water
2 tablespoons light corn syrup
2 cups pomegranate juice
3 cups lemonade
1 cup orange juice
food coloring
Dixie cups
wooden Popsicle sticks

57. Sparkly Rainbow Marshmallow Kabobs

 

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Ingredients

Marshmallows
Toothpicks
Bowl of water
Sprinkles or sanding sugar, variety of colors
Wax paper
Lollipop sticks, 12-inch
Paper towels
Crisco

58. Rainbow Cake Pops

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Ingredients

1 box Yellow Cake, mixed into a batter according to package directions
1 can vanilla frosting
Food colouring in red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and purple
3 cups white (or red, or whatever color) candy melts

59. Rainbow Fruit Tart

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RED- Raspberries (or strawberries; blood oranges)
ORANGE- Oranges (or apricots)
YELLOW- Pineapple (or mangos)
GREEN- Kiwi (or green grapes)
BLUE- Blueberries
PURPLE- Blackberries (or purple grapes; plums)

60. Rainbow Bread

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Ingredients

1 1/4 cup of flour (bread flour/high protein flour’s best)
2 tbs. cornstarch
1 egg yolk + enough milk to equal 3/4 of a cup
2 tbs. soft butter
1 1/2 tsp yeast
1 tsp sugar
1 tsp salt

61. White Rabbit Rainbow Cookies

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Ingredients

2 large egg
2/3 cup plus 2 tablespoon granulated sugar (5-1/2 ounces)
2 teaspoons lemon zest, from 1 lemon, freshly grated
2-1/2 sticks (10 ounces) unsalted butter, softened
1/2 teaspoon table salt
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
3 cups unbleached all-purpose flour (15 ounces)
1 teaspoon large egg white , lightly beaten
food coloring: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple

62. Rainbow Cheesecake

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2 table spoon finely crushed graham crackers
2 Table spoon sugar
1/2 ground cinnamon
1 table spoon salt
6 unsalted butter, softened

63. Rainbow Veggie Flatbread Pizza

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Ingredients

1 package (2-piece) Stone fire naan
1/2 cup pizza sauce,
1/2 cup shredded part-skim Mozzarella cheese
About 4 cups chopped colorful veggies
2 tsp. olive oil
1 tsp. Italian seasoning

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