How to Make Super Cute Rainbow Cupcakes

A monkey on a cupcake

Celebrate your favorite rainbow-colored holidays with these delicious rainbow cupcakes. These are the perfect treat for Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, Easter, and even  Pride Month!

– White cake mix - do NOT prebake white cupcakes - wait for it... – Red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and purple food coloring  (this is the order for the rainbow) – White frosting – Sour strip candy – Mini marshmallows


-Prepare the cake batter per recipe and divide it into 6 small bowls. -Add 3 drops of food coloring in each bowl for the each color of the rainbow -Drop a small amount of each color into cake liner -Bake and cool completely Click the link below to see full recipe.

Pipe a small amount of white frosting onto each cupcake

Cut sour candy strips in half and place each end of one piece into the center of the cupcake

To each end of the rainbow and around the top, add marshmallows to represent clouds.

This is where I like to add rainbow sprinkles too –

Want to give this recipe a try? Tap the link for all the details.