• Mon - Sun : 8:30am to 9:30pm

surprise rainbow pi cake


foodies and nerds unite to celebrate their love for pi day with this fun and colorful lemon pound cake. slice inside to reveal a surprise multicolor pi symbol.


# # #


  • Carbohydrates: 13029.1
  • Fats: 889.0
  • Dietary Fiber: 5273.0
  • Minerals: 389.0
  • Proteins: 269.0
  • Vitamins: 1372.0
  • Water: 616.0


  1. Make the surprise pi symbols:
  2. Preheat oven to 350 degrees f
  3. Spray a sheet pan with nonstick spray and line bottom with parchment paper
  4. Prepare the two boxes of cake mix according to package instructions
  5. Then divide the batter into five bowls
  6. Fold in about 6-7 drops of gel food coloring to each bowl
  7. So that you have five separate colors
  8. Transfer to piping bags
  9. Pipe batter in alternating colors into prepared sheet pan
  10. Tap the sheet pan on the counter several times to even batter and eliminate any air bubbles
  11. Bake for 20-25 minutes
  12. Or until toothpick comes out clean
  13. Let cool
  14. Then freeze until solid
  15. Invert frozen sheet cake onto a cutting board and peel off parchment paper
  16. Cut pi symbols with cutter and transfer to a parchment-lined baking sheet
  17. Set aside in freezer
  18. Make the lemon pound cake:
  19. Preheat oven to 350 degrees f
  20. Grease and flour a loaf pan
  21. Whisk together flour
  22. Baking powder
  23. And salt in a medium bowl and set aside
  24. In a bowl of a standing mixer fitted with a paddle attachment
  25. Beat butter and sugar until light and fluffy
  26. Add eggs one at a time
  27. Beating well after each addition
  28. Add lemon juice
  29. Zest
  30. And extracts
  31. Beat until combined
  32. Add flour mixture and milk
  33. Alternating in two batches
  34. Beating until combined
  35. Transfer batter to a large piping bag
  36. Bake the cake:
  37. Pipe and spread a thin layer of batter into the bottom of the prepared loaf pan
  38. Stack three of the frozen pi cakes and position upside down into one side of the loaf pan
  39. Leaving a small space on the short side
  40. Repeat with three more frozen pi cakes
  41. Positioning on the other side of the loaf pan
  42. You should be able to fit six pi symbols inside
  43. Pipe the rest of the batter into the loaf pan
  44. Making sure to get batter into all the crevices
  45. Smooth top with a spatula
  46. Place the loaf pan on a parchment-lined baking sheet and mark which side is the front of the pi symbol
  47. This ensures you will have a

Step 55

Total Time in Minute 270

Ingredients Count 17

cooking surprise rainbow pi cake

See More Relate Photo


Nonstick cooking spray

White cake mix

Food coloring

Unsalted butter




Vanilla extract

Lemon extract


Baking powder



Heavy cream

White chocolate chips

Vanilla frosting

Candy sprinkles

You may Interest

3 ingredient lemon pepper marinade

from 'cooking with three ingredients' by andrew schloss. 3 ingredient lemon pepper marinade

adios amigos

spicy party cocktail. adios amigos

american dream

http://www.drinksmixer.com/drink839.html american dream

artichoke and red pepper risotto

i love risotto! the vegetarian broth is vital to give it flavour - i use a broth concentrate and use twice the amount for risotto. the colour is equally important so consider a mix of red/green/yellow/orange peppers. make sure your risotto is a little bit artichoke and red pepper risotto

asparagus with serrano ham

another favorite appetizer from tapas. great with an aioli dipping sauce. asparagus with serrano ham

baked orzo with zucchini

from vegetarian times-september 2002. this simple dish comes together in minutes and calls for a light soup or tossed green salad and hot italian bread with olive oil for dunking. it also makes a great buffet party dish, as it can feed a group when serve baked orzo with zucchini

baked ziti pizza

absolutely love baked ziti pizza at the local pizza shops... searched everywhere for a recipe, then decided to go out and make one on my own... baked ziti pizza

banana bead for the bread machine

easy banana bread recipe for the bread machine. banana bead for the bread machine

banana cookies

this recipe is orginally a raisin drop cookie recipe but i ommited the raisins, cinnamon and vanilla and this is what you get. recipe may be double since it is only 1/4 of the orginal recipe if mixture is still dry after adding all ingridents add a smal banana cookies

bejeweled chicken and saffron rice

i had a jar of pimentos in the pantry. it got me to thinking about how i could use them in a new way. i came up with this colorful chicken and rice dish. bejeweled chicken and saffron rice

blt egg wrap

this is a quick and easy, and also delicious, breakfast meal, and also something that the kids will love!! blt egg wrap

blushing maid german raspberry dessert

this is a dessert with the typical german ingredient pumpernickel bread. it could be called a german version of tifle, and there are several variations of it. if you don't have pumpernickel bread, you can also use any other dark stale bread, as long as i blushing maid   german raspberry dessert

Tasting food recipes. Cooking.

Follow the food story Find cooking methods, recipes, tastings and everything about food here.

Follow us