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RECIPE – Rainbow Coloured Cupcakes

by MumsiblesG

Cupcakes! Yay! Rainbow coloured cupcakes!! Double Yay!!!

These colourful cuppies are a treat to make and eat πŸ™‚ I guarantee your little ones will absolutely love this rainbow coloured cupcake recipe and will devour these!DSC_0542


  • 1 teaspoon vanilla essence
  • 3 tablespoons milk
  • 4 bottles food colouring, red, blue, yellow, green
  • 125g caster sugar
  • 125g unsalted butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 125g self-raising flour


  1. Preheat oven to 200 degrees C.
  2. Place cupcake liners in the cupcake tray or silicon cupcake moulds.
  3. Using a beater, cream the butter and sugar until well mixed.
  4. Add the eggs into the mixture and until well mixed.
  5. Add the vanilla essence, mix well.
  6. Add the tablespoon of milk and beat till well mixed.
  7. Spoon in cucpake batter into different bowls add a few drops of color into each bowl. You can add more color if you require the color to be more brighter.
    For Red – Add half a cap of red colouring
    For Orange – Add half a cap of red and half a cap of yellow
    For Yellow – Add half a cap of yellow
    For Green – Add half a cap of green
    For Blue – Add half a cap of blue
    For Purple – Add half a cap of blue and half a cap of red
    Mix colouring into each mixture after adding.
  8. Spoon in the mixture into each cupcake as follows: -Spoon the purple first, then Blue, Green, Yellow, Orange, Red.
  9. Bake in the preheated oven for 10-15 minutes.
  10. Remove from oven and leave to cool.DSC_0543You can add a frosting of your choice.

Hope you enjoy our tried-and-tested rainbow coloured cupcake recipe!

Till Next Time!



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