Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Jell-O Gelatin Rainbow Cake Recipes


The front cover features a drawn colored illustration of cupcakes and a Jell-O red and green Christmas cake with a rainbow in the back. The back cover contains a recipe for Green Angel cake made with line Jell-O. The inside pages begin with an informational page titled What is a Rainbow Cake? and continues with various recipes titled Jell-O Bonus Rainbow Cake Recipes. All recipes begin at the top with a list of the ingredients needed plus directions on how to prepare the dish. Some of the recipes listed are Nutty "Rum-Glazed" Pound Cake, Pink Coconut Cake, Spice Swirl Coffee Cake, The Christmas Rainbow, Green Angel, and Purple Poke Cake. Starting with the recipe for The Christmas Rainbow, all recipes have an illustration of the finished dish.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Jell-O

Publisher: General Foods Corp. (White Plains, N.Y.)


19.1 x 13.7 cm

Magazine Inserts

Language: English

Key term: Animals

Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: Jell-O Gelatin Rainbow Cake Recipes. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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