Dark Colored Chocolate Fondant

Decorating By Bonnie80 Updated 26 Nov 2010 , 7:16pm by FrostedFantasies

Bonnie80 Posted 26 Nov 2010 , 3:37pm
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How can I get a dark color to my chocolate fondant. Like an expresso color? I tried adding brown coloring and black icon_sad.gif

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bakencake Posted 26 Nov 2010 , 4:08pm
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I use lots and lots of color. this is the only way i get a rich dark color. Sometimes, if I can get away from it, i use tootsie rolls instead of fondant to do little accent pieces. not only does it look good but it tastes great. Im adding a pic where I did this. hth
http://cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=gallery&file=displayimage&pid=1820982

mbark Posted 26 Nov 2010 , 4:26pm
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the Satin Ice chocolate is very dark brown if you're able to purchase some.

FrostedFantasies Posted 26 Nov 2010 , 7:16pm
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The Satin Ice chocolate tastes pretty good too, as does the Duff brand (even though it's super expensive--I've found it to be VERY easy to work with!)

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