ButRCream Posted 5 Nov 2010 , 6:22pm
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Just curious as to whether anyone has any advice on mixing to a true hot pink or knows of a good brand of coloring to use. Any help would be appreciated! icon_lol.gif

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karabeal Posted 5 Nov 2010 , 6:27pm
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I use Wilton's Rose color.

Iggy Posted 5 Nov 2010 , 6:27pm
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Use Americolor gel color "deep pink". Let it sit overnight as the color deepens the longer it sits. I think it makes a good hot pink. HTH

JYSE_Too_Sweet Posted 5 Nov 2010 , 6:32pm
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Try Duff's intense colors. They are available in Michael's. You can also achieve with Rose Pink by Wilton. Duff's is more intense though icon_biggrin.gif

jenny311 Posted 5 Nov 2010 , 6:36pm
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I use electric pink by Americolor. If you look at some of my cakes that are hot pink that's what I used.

Susieindy Posted 5 Nov 2010 , 7:00pm
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I have both the Wilton gel colors, pink and rose. If you use a lot of the pink, it will get very bright. If you use a lot of the rose color, it just gets a deeper rose color, so in my opinon, it's not a hot pink. The Wilton pink got really bright for me, what I would consider a "hot pink".

luvbuttercream Posted 5 Nov 2010 , 7:07pm
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I just posted these and I used Wilton Rose pink. I think it turned out pretty good and I didn't even use that much color.

http://cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=gallery&file=displayimage&pid=1857926

ButRCream Posted 12 Nov 2010 , 2:30pm
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Thanks so very much for all the advice!!

imagenthatnj Posted 12 Nov 2010 , 2:40pm
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Americolor electric colors.

http://www.amazon.com/ELECTRIC-PINK-Ounce-Paste-Color/dp/B002H02PO0/ref=sr_1_19?s=home-garden&ie=UTF8&qid=1289572781&sr=1-19

There's a set of 12 too, with two of each lime green, hot pink, etc.

uniquecreations Posted 12 Nov 2010 , 3:22pm

I got the hot pink color the cake is the lingerie cake in my phtos but I used electric pink, wilton rose and I added super red until I got that deep pink color you have to add the red a little at a time but it worked great for me!!!

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