Rainbow Funfetti Cheesecake Recipe

Celebrate with a splash of color and a burst of flavor with the Rainbow Funfetti Cheesecake! This no-bake cheesecake is as delightful to look at as it is to eat. Featuring a creamy texture, vibrant swirls of color, and whimsical decorations, this dessert is perfect for any festive occasion or whenever you need a cheerful boost.


  • Cream Cheese: 2 cups (chopped, at room temperature)
  • Fresh Lemon Juice: 1/4 cup
  • Finely Grated Lemon Rind: 1 tsp
  • Warm Water: 2 tbsp
  • Gelatine Powder: 2 tsp
  • Blue Gel Food Coloring: 1 tube (10g)
  • Red Gel Food Coloring: 1 tube (10g)
  • Savoiardi (Sponge Finger Biscuits): 5-7
  • Thickened Cream: 1 1/4 cups
  • Rainbow Sprinkles: 2 tbsp, plus extra for decoration
  • Edible Flowers: for decoration


  1. Prep the Pan: Grease and line a 7cm-deep, 3.7 x 7.7 inch (base measurement) loaf pan with plastic wrap.
  2. Mix Base: Beat cream cheese and condensed milk until smooth. Mix in lemon juice and rind.
  3. Gelatine Preparation: Dissolve gelatine in warm water set in a bath of boiling water until fully dissolved, then mix into the cheese.
  4. Coloring: Stir in food colorings and marble with a skewer. Pour into the pan, place savoiardi on top, and chill for 2 hours or overnight.
  5. Decorate: Unmold the cheesecake, beat 1/3 of the cream to soft peaks, and spread over the cheesecake. Mix remaining cream with sprinkles, pipe onto the cake, and decorate with flowers and sprinkles.


  • Gelatine Dissolution: Ensure the gelatine is completely dissolved for a smooth texture.
  • Chilling Time: Chill the cheesecake overnight for best results.
  • Color Variations: Use a variety of food colorings for a more vibrant effect.


  • Q: Can I substitute gelatine with a vegetarian alternative?
    A: Yes, agar-agar can be used as a vegetarian substitute for gelatine. Follow the package instructions for equivalent quantities.
  • Q: How long will the cheesecake stay fresh?
    A: It can be stored in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.

Prep Time

  • 25 minutes

Cook Time

  • No cooking required

Total Time

  • About 2 hours 25 minutes plus chilling


  • Serves 8


  • Desserts


  • No-bake


  • American


  • Vegetarian


Rainbow Funfetti Cheesecake is a festive, fun, and fabulous dessert that brings joy and vibrancy to any table. It’s easy to make, requiring no baking, and can be prepared ahead of time, making it the perfect choice for stress-free celebrations. Dive into this colorful, creamy creation and watch it become the highlight of your next gathering!

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