Cupcake Buttercream Colours

Baking By shellb3 Updated 20 Jun 2011 , 4:08pm by Cupcations

shellb3 Posted 19 Jun 2011 , 2:09pm
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.a friend has asked me to make cupcakes with purple buttercream. As buttercream is cream colour,what colour do i use to make purple?

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bakingkat Posted 20 Jun 2011 , 4:18am
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Just using purple should work fine, use a gel color.

KylaQ Posted 20 Jun 2011 , 5:13am
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Just get the dark purple and start with a little, and then use more if you need it darker.
And use the gel, for me it does better.

Cupcations Posted 20 Jun 2011 , 4:08pm
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And remember it will get darker/deeper as it settles & dries

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