birthday cake

Rainbow Confetti Birthday Cake-Gluten-free

A better-for-you alternative to the classic birthday cake with confetti sprinkles! 

Milk Bar Confetti Funfetti Cake Gluten Free Birthday Cake

Go ahead and throw confetti on your cake with all-natural ingredients! Our colorful confetti is free from artificial dyes, and the gluten-free vanilla cake mix is made with over 90% organic ingredients, so you can have your cake and eat it too!

DIRECTIONS

1. Follow instructions for making ColorKitchen Gluten-free Confetti Cake Mix, but save ½ of the confetti sprinkles and set aside.
2. Bake cake in tray and cool.
3. Cut out round shapes with circle cookie cutter.
4. Layer cake circles with frosting.
5. Sprinkle top of cake and sides with confetti.

Depending on size of circles, one box of cake mix will make a couple 6 inch mini cakes. You can also color frosting with your favorite ColorKitchen plant-based food colors.

 

Best Naturally Colored Rainbow Cake

Naturally Colored Rainbow Cake

Use ColorKitchen colors from nature to make a rainbow layered cake.

Best Natural Rainbow Cake Recipe

Ingredients
2 cups white sugar
1 cups butter
4 eggs
4 tsp vanilla extract
3 cups all-purpose flour
3 ½ tsp baking powder
1 cup milk

Directions
1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F. Grease and flour five 6 inch cake pans (¾" thick). Each pan holds a generous ½ cups batter. Wilton offers a complete set of 5. 

2. Cream together the sugar and butter in a medium sized bowl. Next, beat in the eggs, and then stir in the vanilla. In another bowl, combine flour and baking powder. Add to the creamed mixture and blend thoroughly. Next add milk and stir until smooth.

3. For yellow, in a small bowl, mix 2 yellow packets with just a couple drops of water. Stir until dissolved. Add color to a generous ½ cups of batter and blend. Pour or spoon batter into the prepared pan.

For orange, in a small bowl, mix 2 yellow packets with 1 beet red packet with just a couple drops of water. Stir until dissolved. Add color to a generous ½ cups of batter and blend. Pour or spoon batter into the prepared pan.

For pink, in a small bowl, mix 2 beet red packets with just a couple drops of water. Stir until dissolved. Add color to a generous ½ cups of batter and blend. Pour or spoon batter into the prepared pan.

For green, in a small bowl, mix 2 yellow packets and a 1 blue packet with just a couple drops of water. Stir until dissolved. Add color to a generous ½ cups of batter and blend. Pour or spoon batter into the prepared pan.

For blue, in a small bowl, mix 2 blue packets with just a couple drops of water. Stir until dissolved. Add color to a generous ½ cups of batter and blend. Pour or spoon batter into the prepared pan.

4. Bake for 20-25 minutes. Use a toothpick to see if batter is baked in the middle. 

5. When cakes are done, let cool completely before frosting.