How Do I Color Ri?

Decorating By Brownie1954 Updated 1 Jun 2009 , 7:06pm by Brownie1954

Brownie1954 Posted 1 Jun 2009 , 1:16pm
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Hi all...
I don't make RI very often. I know how to make it, but....When do you add the coloring? I made some last night, and got the ingredients for the RI mixing. When the mixing time was up, I stopped the mixer, added the coloring, and turned it back on for a minute or two. I was at a loss as when you are suppose to do this. Is this the correct way or not? Any help would be appreciated! Thank you!

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bbmom Posted 1 Jun 2009 , 1:25pm
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If you are coloring the whole batch the same color that is fine to do it on the mixer. I use mine mostly for cookies so I make a whole batch then just color tiny amounts in a bowl as I need them.

ZlatkaT Posted 1 Jun 2009 , 1:32pm
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I do the same as bbmom. Go easy with coloring, use toothpick to add small amount of color, and repeat until you get the shade of color you want.

Brownie1954 Posted 1 Jun 2009 , 7:06pm
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Thank you for your information! I just wasn't sure how to add the color.
I needed red, and I think I got every shade of pink there is, until it finally turned to what I needed! icon_confused.gif

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