How Can I Make Maroon Royal Icing?

Baking By agentdorkfish Updated 18 Sep 2009 , 4:28pm by splymale

agentdorkfish Posted 17 Sep 2009 , 7:26pm
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I'm going to make a football themed cookie bouquet (which will be my first one) in a week or so. The school's colors are maroon and white. I'm going to use MMF for the helmets and use maroon royal icing for the details. I'm stumped about how to make maroon, though. Help!

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emlashlee Posted 17 Sep 2009 , 7:40pm
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Maroon = Burgandy and Red Red

I use the Wilton Color Chart a lot.
http://www.wilton.com/decorating/icing/icing-color-chart.cfm

Good luck!

Price Posted 17 Sep 2009 , 7:41pm
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Americolor sells maroon color gel.

agentdorkfish Posted 17 Sep 2009 , 9:02pm
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Thanks for the replies! But.. I don't have burgundy. And I can't get the americolors. icon_sad.gif

splymale Posted 18 Sep 2009 , 4:28pm
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I use black & red red. You have to mess w/ it for a whie. Good luck!

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