Rainbow Muffins

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by coconutcream

A colorful treat to brighten up your dinner table or provide a healthy snack.

Top Review by Mandy

I made these for a Xmas playgroup party in the shape of stars. While these looked really pretty I thought that they lacked a bit of flavour and were a bit dry. I love the idea of this though so next time may try adding something like apple sauce or juice instead of the water. Thanks!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 34 cups unbleached flour
  • 14 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 2 tablespoons margarine, melted
  • 1 whole egg, slightly beaten
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 12 cups Fruit Loops cereal (you can leave the Trix as is) or 1 12 cups trix cereal, broken into small pieces but not crushed (you can leave the Trix as is)
  • 12 cup Fruit Loops cereal or 12 cup trix cereal, crushed


  1. Preheat oven to 400°F Prepare 12 standard muffin cups; set aside.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine flour, sugar, and baking powder.
  3. Add margarine, egg, water, and 1.5 cups cereal. Mix until moistened.
  4. Fill each muffin cup with 1/3 cup of batter.
  5. Sprinkle crushed cereal on top.
  6. Bake for 20 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

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