Help. Lol Grainy B/c

Baking By SgtNoble Updated 6 Apr 2011 , 4:10am by ocwebb

SgtNoble Posted 6 Apr 2011 , 3:59am
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So I think I went to the right forum anyways I have made buttercream frostying that is delicious as all get out. My problem is when I add food coloring to it it turns grainy I dont get it lol..I use

2lbs of confection sugar
2cups of high ratio shortening
14 tspoons of milk
5 or 6 tspoons of Butter flavoring
2 tbsp. of Mergine egg whites with 3 tbspoons of water

after I whip it all together I have tried letting it set in the fridge I have tried sifting eveything it always turns out grainy I am baffled any suggestions?

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ocwebb Posted 6 Apr 2011 , 4:10am
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There is a really good video on youtube by edna de la cruz on how to make perfect decorator buttercream-- including adding food coloring hope that helps!

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