Is It Possible To Make Your Own Colored Sanding Sugar?

Decorating By sweetcravings Updated 26 Mar 2009 , 4:00pm by sweetcravings

sweetcravings Posted 25 Mar 2009 , 6:03pm
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I was at the store yesterday and purchased some awesome colored sugar for my easter cookies and then i started wondering, is it possible to make your own colored sugar from just using gran. sugar and food colorings? Anyone tried this? Just curious if it can be done, it sure would save me some money, those little containers i bought were 3.99 a piece.

Suz

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Ballymena Posted 25 Mar 2009 , 6:12pm
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Yes, I just ad bits of colored gel and mix well until I get the desired shade. I then pour it out on a cookie sheet and let it sit until it's dry. I test this by touch, if my fingers get some color on them it's not dry enough.

sweetcravings Posted 26 Mar 2009 , 4:00pm
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Thanks, i'm gonna give it a try.

Suzanne

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