Newbie Question About Coloring Bettercreme

Decorating By Getus Updated 29 Dec 2008 , 5:45pm by PJ37

Getus Posted 27 Dec 2008 , 4:49pm
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So, if I am understanding correctly from reading other posts regarding Bettercreme...it does not take color like buttercream, correct?

Can someone be a little more specific? For instance, will I still be able to color the Bettercreme...it's just that the colors are more pale in nature..ex: pink, lavender, etc....rather than red, purple, etc?

And...I realize I won't be able to get the super smooth finish that I achieve with buttercream....but...by using a warm spatula I should be able to achieve a somewhat smooth finish....correct?

TIA!

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Getus Posted 28 Dec 2008 , 12:55am
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Bump.

Monkess Posted 28 Dec 2008 , 1:10am
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correct...the pale colors are with the whipped topping, bettercream works the same as buttercream! Good luck!

PJ37 Posted 29 Dec 2008 , 5:45pm
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Bettercream is relatively soft and really smoothes nicely without too much effort!

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