"yellow" Buttercream

Decorating By IHATEFONDANT Updated 8 Mar 2009 , 6:04pm by grama_j

IHATEFONDANT Posted 8 Mar 2009 , 5:10pm
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A client wants her buttercream to have a yellowish tinge. My IMBC is a bit yellower than regular but not enough.

Anyone know how to get that yellowish tinge? Add coloring or maybe a more intense butter recipe?

TIA

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CakeMommy3 Posted 8 Mar 2009 , 5:58pm
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Maybe add a bit of yellow icing instead of straight coloring. I do that when I'm trying to get a really pale color, so maybe it would work for a "tinge"

grama_j Posted 8 Mar 2009 , 6:04pm
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I just use a toothpick to measure a color if I want it very pale..... just add a dot, and mix.......you can always add more, but you can't take it out.....

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