Jun 182014

Rainbow Chocolate Chip Cookies #Recipe

Are you craving a sweet treat?  Well look no further!  This delicious rainbow chocolate chip cookie recipe will hopefully be as big of a hit in your house as it is in mine!

Rainbow Chocolate Chip Cookies


2-1/4 cups flour

1 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon baking soda

1 cup butter, room temperature

3/4 cup sugar

3/4 cup brown sugar, packed

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

2 eggs

1 cup mini semi-sweet chocolate chips

1 cup candy-coated mini chocolate chips

Rainbow Chocolate Chip Cookies


Line your baking sheets with parchment paper and preheat the oven to 375-degrees.

In a medium mixing bowl, cream together the butter and sugars. Add the extracts and stir.

Sift in the flour, salt and baking soda and mix to combine. Beat in the eggs until the mixture is creamy.

Stir in the mini chocolate chips and candy-coated chocolate chips. Drop by tablespoonfuls onto your prepared pans.

Bake 9-11 minutes until golden brown. Cool for 5 minutes before removing to a wire rack to completely cool.


  127 Responses to “Rainbow Chocolate Chip Cookies”

  1. Oh wow these look really tasty and fun.I will have to try these with the kiddies at the weekend.I may end up eating them all myself though lol.

  2. Those look delicious. I am a big fan of cookies in general though.

  3. Look awesome and you know my kids love chocolate chip cookies. So definitely got to try now!! 🙂

  4. i want some right now! They look really yummy!

  5. I haven’t seen the rainbow chips before this! My girls would love these!

  6. All that candy cookie goodness looks delicious to me. I know my husband and kids would agree. 😉

  7. That looks just yummy. Sweet indulgence coming on.

  8. These look incredible! And I love how colorful the candy is. I’ve typically seen these sort of cookies with primary color M&Ms – the pops of pink make them look so cool!

  9. These look so delicious could go for a few with my coffee this morning! I love the rainbow colors in them!

  10. My 5-year-old would love these. Love the bright colors!

  11. My Nana used to make these when I was a kid with the big old school M&M’s. YUMMY.

  12. heck yeah! Pass me a few right now. I need them!

  13. Rainbow anything is fun and these cookies look and sound extra fun and tasty! Love this post!

  14. Gosh these look amazing. Kids always seem to enjoy colorful food, and to have it not be veggies is a win lol…

  15. Those cookies look so good! I will have to try these.

  16. This recipe is awesome! My son loves the rainbow colors.

  17. Yum! I love these cookie and they look so fun and tasty!

  18. yummmooo! Can I have some? They look awesome – and delicious.

  19. I love all the colors! What a fun and delicious treat!

  20. These are one of my favorite cookies – loved by kids and adults alike!

  21. They are cute! It would be a perfect addition for a potluck, or birthday.

  22. Oh my goodness! I so have to give these a try. I love chocolate chip cookies but these rainbow ones look so much better.

  23. These are such a fun summer cookie! The colors are perfect for all events and BBQs!

  24. I could go for a bunch of them right now.. me and the kids eat the entire batch in minutes..

  25. so colorful & yummy! Pinned these 🙂

    I just discovered recently how awesome parchment paper is 🙂

  26. Oh my boys would looooove this! Pinning it so I can make sure to make it for them this summer. 🙂

  27. These look super YUMMY! They would be perfect for St. Patrick’s day.

  28. How fun! As if freshly baked cookies aren’t awesome enough… these look awesome!

  29. Those look so good and are so fun! Great cookie to make with kids.

  30. I haven’t seen candy coated chocolate chips until I read this post, so fun, thanks!!!

  31. This looks great!! I really could eat a bunch of cookies right now.

  32. My husband just made those with the kids last weekend. Have a terrific day!

  33. I’ll bet your boys’ eyes lit up when they saw those come out of the oven. They look wonderful!

  34. Yummy! THe kids can’t get enough of these. Ok neither can I.

  35. Delicious my son would love some of those thanks for the wonderful recipe.

  36. These look really yummy. Considering I’m really wanting a snack right now, I could go for a cookie (or dozen.)

  37. These look so good! The kids love a sweet treat and these are so fun with all the colors!

  38. I have always loved cookies like this! And my kids do too, especially since they’re so colorful.

  39. Nom Nom Nom I love chocolate chip cookies, and adding in the rainbow pieces makes it so much more fun!

  40. Very colorful snack idea! I love the double chocolate factor.

  41. I love rainbow cookies! They are so much fun to eat! Yum! And your recipe looks absolutely delicious.

  42. Those look tasty. They would be fun to bake with kids.

  43. I could so go for one of those cookies right now. Or twelve.

  44. yummy grabs glass of milk and heads over for cookies.

  45. OMG! So hungry right now. I love homemade cookies any day over store bought cookies. Look delicious!!

  46. It’s chocolate chip cookie heaven! I have to go make some right now!

  47. These look like so much fun. Kiddo and I are going to have to test these out if I can find candy coated chocolate chips. I dont recall seeing them at my local store. I am pretty rural so my selection of fun things seems to be so limited!

  48. Oh my those look amazing. I haven’t had a cookie in a long time.

  49. These look tasty and so colorful too! My kiddos would love to help make these!

  50. This e are some fun colorful cookies! I am sure they were so much fun to make. Enjoy!

  51. I love rainbow chip cookies. They are so pretty! AND delish!

  52. I haven’t had Rainbow Chocolate Chip cookies for quite a while. Will have to make some! YUMMY!

  53. My boys would LOVE these, so colorful!

  54. I haven’t had a rainbow cookie in AGES! The rainbow color reminds me of the rainbow sprinkles we had on the ice cream truck I used to work on. 🙂

  55. This reminds me of the cookies my father-in-law makes! He loves adding a whole bag of colored m&ms to the chocolate chip cookie batter! The kids love them.

  56. I could have used a dozen or so of those as I sat waiting in the doctors office today. They look really good!

  57. My kids would totally love these! They look awesome.

  58. These cookies look absolutely delicious! YUM! I am going to try your recipe, thanks for sharing!

  59. Okay, I can’t even tell you how much I’m craving those now.

  60. YUM! These look delicious! And definitely perfect for summertime fun!

  61. I love m and m cookies so they would be great, I’m sure!!

  62. You are definitely invited to NC to bake for me. My weakness is cookies and these look yummy. 🙂

  63. These look so cute and delicious! I have to make these with the kids one weekend 🙂

  64. These looks so delicious! I need to make these for my daughter.

  65. I’d love to eat some of these right now! So colorful! And I love chocolate chip cookies!

  66. These look so good. I love chocolate chip cookies and especially love the ones that have rainbow coloured chips in them.

  67. This is a great recipe! I always wanted to become more creative as I make cookies. Thanks for sharing! 🙂

  68. Yummy! Can I just have you mail some to me? I will have to try these for my boys, they would love them.

  69. i love cookies. chocolate? yes. rainbow? sure!

  70. WOW! Those look like some seriously FUN cookies! I know my kids will LOVE these. Looking forward to making them!

  71. My daughter would love these. She is all about some rainbows!

  72. Those look so good! I like adding those little morsels in- extra chocolate and extra fun!

  73. Ooh yummy! These cookies totally look like they could magically make any day better!

  74. My daughter was just seeking out a good recipe the other day. I so wish she saw this one. I will have to share it with her, added to my Pinterest board for her to see, as we share that account from time to time!

  75. I love how pretty the cookies look. My daughter would love since they are rainbow.

  76. These look absolutely rediculously good!!!!!!!

  77. Ok those cookies would give my yeast infection right back to me. I am on a strict diet of high protein, no sugar and green vegetables. but thanks for trying. they loooook awesome!
    I have never ever had a GI Tract yeast infection but they are real and they are nasty, until the nystatin starts working. awh~~~~~

  78. These cookies look so yummy and fun! They perfect for baking with the kids!

  79. one of my favorite kind of cookies. i would put ice cream between two!

  80. I’ve never seen candy coated mini chocolate chips before. These look great, I wish I could eat one right now!

  81. Oh, my son would die. We don’t do rainbow stuff because we’re dye-free, but it sure does catch his eye! I’d love to make these with mixed chips.

  82. oh my goodness, they look so good and I am trying to stay away from sweets and this is sooo not helping. gotta go grab some green beans.

  83. I don’t know where I have been but I have never seen these candy-coated mini chocolate chips! They really could make a lot of different baking items very festive!

  84. These looks yummy! I have never made cookies from scratch. That would be fun to try.

  85. I haven’t made cookies from scratch in quite some time! I am thinking these will be made here very soon! Pinning 🙂

  86. Pinned! I can’t wait to make these.

  87. Yes yes oh god yes!! Omg I need these in my life must bake and make!

  88. I know they are so fattening, but I love these kind of cookies. I don’t think I have a recipe for them, so thank you for sharing! Pinned.

  89. those look delicious, my kids would love these~!

  90. Oh total yum and I love how color they look as well! Thanks for the recipe!

  91. Sorry if I missed this in the comments, but where do you get the rainbow choc. chips? I shop at MB and have never seen them! Would love to try the recipe. 🙂

  92. Like we need an excuse for extra chocolate! I love the fun colors 🙂

  93. Those are so cute, my boys will love them. I will grab the ingredients for next week – we have two rainy days coming so baking indoors would be great.

  94. Looks and sounds yummie. The only thing if I do it would change is to replace table salt (not very healthy) with Himalayan or Celtic Sea salt, and add only natural sugar. Then it’s my perfect recipe!

  95. My son loves rainbow cookies!! I really want to try out your version!

  96. These look yummy!!! My kids would love them. I have been looking for a good chocolate chip recipe. I have tried a few. I love the colorful additions. You did a wonderful job on the photos.

  97. I love how colorful these are! What a cute idea!

  98. Ooooh yummy! My kids would love this considering it holds yummy “rainbow” chips!

  99. I think it will be a constant race to the kitchen once these are done!
    I will try and work on making them with the kiddos. Sounds like fun to prepare and eat 🙂

  100. Yum! Your cookies are so colorful and fun to eat!

  101. My kids go ape for these kinds of cookies.

  102. These really look tasty and I’m pinning this for later!

  103. Those look like fun! My DD would love to help me make (and eat) these.

  104. These look quite tasty! They remind me of the m&m cookies at 7-11 which I LOVE for some reason.

  105. I love the rainbow chips. They are great onto of ice-cream.

  106. Nothing brings a smile to my face more than chocolate cookies. Adding rainbow makes it extra BIG!

  107. My sons would LOVE these!! My youngest is just learning his colors.

  108. I love cookies and these look so good! Yum!

  109. YUM, these are so summery. We love to make and eat rainbow chocolate chip cookies!

  110. I’ve been dying for some cookies, these rainbow chocolate chip ones only make me want more!

  111. Looks delicious! I might try this with crushed up pretzels for a sweet/salty treat.

  112. Nice. Kids love these types of surprise treats.

  113. Love that these are so colorful and fun. A great snack with the kids. Or by myself. LOL

  114. oow oow…don’t let my kids see it :)..they’ll eat them all I guess…I just put a post on cupcakes and they keep asking me to bake one! thanks for the recipe 🙂

  115. These look so wonderfful. I love any type of cookie.

  116. My husband loves all things sweet. I bet he would really love for me to make him some of these.

  117. These are so colorful and look so good. My son would just gobble these up.

  118. We do something like this all the time! They are so good! Sometimes we even add food coloring to the cookie dough to make it a rainbow!

  119. I’m a sucker for chocolate chip cookies. My kids would just love these.

  120. My kids would love these and the colors make them look so fun!

  121. So many colors in there! I would be all over these! And maybe I would share with my munchkin.

  122. Yum! If I made ’em, I’d eat ’em ALL!!!!

  123. Oh girl! You know I so would eat them all!!!

  124. These would be a big hit in my household! My family has a weakness for cookies, especially anything with chocolate chip or M&Ms. 🙂