Rainbow Trix Cheesecake Recipe

Dive into the whimsical world of color with this Rainbow Trix Cheesecake, a creamy, no-bake dessert that combines the playful crunch of Trix cereal with the smooth richness of cheesecake. Perfect for kids and adults alike, this vibrant treat is not only a feast for the taste buds but also a delightful spectacle for the eyes!


For the Crust:

  • 1 sleeve Graham Crackers, pulsed into crumbs
  • 1 cup Trix Fruity Shapes cereal, pulsed with crumbs
  • 1 stick unsalted Butter, melted

For the Cheesecake:

  • 3 packages (24 oz total) Cream Cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup Heavy Cream, whipped
  • 1 tbsp Powdered Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1/2 cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1/2 cup Powdered Sugar
  • 3/4 cup Trix Cereal

For the Frosting:

  • 4 oz Cream Cheese
  • 4 tbsp Butter
  • 1/4 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1 tbsp Heavy Cream
  • Blue Food Coloring Gel
  • 3 to 4 cups Powdered Sugar


Prepare the Crust:

  1. Combine graham cracker crumbs with 1 cup of Trix cereal crumbs and melted butter.
  2. Press the mixture into the bottom of a 7-inch spring-form pan lined with parchment paper.
  3. Line the edge of the crust with Trix cereal flowers and press gently. Freeze to set.

Make the Cheesecake:

  1. In a mixer, blend cream cheese until smooth, then mix in vanilla, both sugars, and whipped cream until smooth.
  2. Fold in 3/4 cup Trix cereal gently.
  3. Pour over the crust, top with more cereal, and freeze overnight.

Frost the Cheesecake:

  1. Mix cream cheese and butter until fluffy, then add vanilla and cream. Gradually blend in powdered sugar and blue food coloring until smooth.
  2. Transfer frosting to a piping bag with a large star tip.
  3. Pipe frosting onto the cheesecake in a swirling pattern and decorate with cereal flowers.
  4. Freeze until firm.


  • Ensure all dairy ingredients are at room temperature to blend smoothly.
  • For best results, allow the cheesecake to set overnight.
  • Serve chilled for a firm texture and the best flavor presentation.


Q: Can I use a different type of cereal for this recipe? A: Yes, you can substitute Trix with any similar fruity cereal to create your own unique version of this cheesecake.

Q: How long does this cheesecake last in the fridge? A: Properly stored in an airtight container, the cheesecake can last up to 5 days in the refrigerator.

Prep Time

  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes (no bake)
  • Total Time: Overnight for setting


  • Servings: 8 servings


  • Dessert


  • No-bake


  • American


  • Vegetarian


This Rainbow Trix Cheesecake is a perfect example of how dessert can be both delicious and visually stunning. It’s a great choice for special occasions, especially where children are involved, as it brings a playful and festive touch to any dessert table. Enjoy the blend of creamy textures and crunchy surprises in every colorful slice!

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