The Best Way To Make Black Fondant.

Baking By MGCmom Updated 24 Jun 2010 , 6:53pm by Kimmers971

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MGCmom Posted 24 Jun 2010 , 6:30pm
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What is the best way to make black fondant? I use Michelle Foster's fondant recipe. How do I get it black without using a gallon of black food colouring? Thanks!

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tyty Posted 24 Jun 2010 , 6:38pm
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Make chocolate fondant, then color it black.

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yummy Posted 24 Jun 2010 , 6:42pm
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I just made some last week. I added brown americolor during the liquid stage and about 2 or 3 drops of black, then while kneading I added about a few drops of black again. I let it rest ovr night it was real black and didn't have any nasty aftertaste.

Several people use black powder color.

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Kimmers971 Posted 24 Jun 2010 , 6:53pm
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Buy it pre-made - soooo much easier icon_biggrin.gif

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