Substitute For Ivory Color

Decorating By kokopuff Updated 7 Jul 2009 , 4:53pm by kokopuff

kokopuff Posted 7 Jul 2009 , 4:41pm
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I need to make a cake for this weekend that requires ivory coloring but I don't have that color on hand and may not be able to get it in time.Is there any other color I can substituteto make it& I thought about using a touch of brown or maybe yellow.Would that work&

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Texas_Rose Posted 7 Jul 2009 , 4:47pm
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Usually if you use brown vanilla instead of clear, it will produce ivory frosting. I think a small amount of brown color would work too.

kokopuff Posted 7 Jul 2009 , 4:53pm
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Thank you! I usually don't use vanilla in my buttercream so I didn't even think of that.Thanks again!

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