If you only have 2 8-inch cake pans, bake the cakes in 3 batches instead.
To achieve vibrant colors, be sure to use gel food coloring. Using liquid food coloring will result in a pastel look.
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Anyone can prepare this cheerful, picture-perfect rainbow cake! You'll need a couple of boxes of vanilla cake mix and six different kinds of food coloring, and you'll need to whip up our deliciously sweet buttercream frosting. Baking this cake will take a little time, but if you follow our simple step-by-step recipe, you'll have one impressive dessert to share with your family and friends.
Adding a crumb coat is an essential part of the cake-decorating process. Although a crumb coat won't change the flavor of your cake, it will seal in any loose crumbs on the cake and create a smooth finish. If you're going for that wow effect, don't skip the crumb coat.
This rainbow cake is visually stunning and is sure to impress anyone who catches a glimpse or gets a taste. Try this easy-to-follow recipe the next time you want to create a showstopping cake.