rainbow waffles

Rainbow Waffles

Rainbow waffles are a magically delicious way to start off your day. These colorful waffles are perfect for Sunday brunch, birthday parties, sleepovers, or for St. Patrick's Day breakfast.

Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Keyword Rainbow, St.Patricks Day, Waffle
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 4 minutes
Total Time 24 minutes
Servings 4


  • waffle mix
  • food coloring
  • whipped cream
  • rainbow sprinkles


  1. Preheat waffle iron

  2. Spray waffle iron with cooking spray (if your iron requires it)

  3. Prepare waffle batter (homemade or box) and separate into six separate bowls.
  4. Add a couple drops of food coloring to each bowl & mix until you get your six rainbow colors: yellow, green, purple, orange, red, and blue.

  5. To make the waffles neater, add the batter into pastry bags, or ziplock bags & snip the corner.

  6. Add one color to the center, and continue adding colors until all are used.

  7. Cook waffle according to your waffle maker directions.

  8. Remove and allow to slightly cool. Break in half, decorate with whipped cream and rainbow sprinkles.