How Do I Make Burnt Orange Icing (Texas Longhorns)

Decorating By kerry126 Updated 15 Dec 2009 , 2:57am by rvercher23

kerry126 Posted 15 Dec 2009 , 2:31am
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I have a cake for Saturday it will be buttercream with fondant accents. I need to make Texas Longhorn Orange using Wilton Colors. Any suggestions on how to acheive this color? Thank you for your advise.

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kel58 Posted 15 Dec 2009 , 2:47am
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Wilton makes a copper gel colour. Im not sure exactly what shade the longhorns are but its a very nice burnt orange. I have also mixed wilton orange with a touch of red and brown before to get a copper colour.
Goodluck

rvercher23 Posted 15 Dec 2009 , 2:57am
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For the longhorns cakes I have done, always use orange with brown until I get the right color.

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