How Do I Get A Christmas Red Or Dark Blue Coloured Icing?

Decorating By zirconiag Updated 3 May 2010 , 2:14pm by zirconiag

zirconiag Posted 3 May 2010 , 3:15am
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I have the Christmas Red and Navy Blue from Wilton....I put a lot into my BC but all I got is pinkish and light blue icing. icon_sad.gif

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jobueno Posted 3 May 2010 , 1:09pm
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Whenever you are trying to make dark colored icings, try adding the color to your liquids before adding the powdered sugar. For some reason diluting your color first makes the powdered sugar absorb it better. Also try using Americolor color gels or powderes made by CK.

zirconiag Posted 3 May 2010 , 2:14pm
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Thanks for your reply! I will definitely try your method

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