Champagne Coloured Buttercream

Decorating By SunnyOwl Updated 29 Feb 2012 , 2:54am by sewsweet2

SunnyOwl Posted 28 Feb 2012 , 7:24pm
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Hi!

New to CakeCentral and in need of help! I am making cupcakes for an upcoming "champagne" birthday party and she's asked for the icing to be Champagne coloured. Does anyone have any tricks/suggestions to tint Buttercream for this look?? I use wilton gel colours if that helps...

Any advice is GREATLY appreciated!

TY!

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CWR41 Posted 29 Feb 2012 , 12:22am
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You can use brown Vanilla.

DeniseNH Posted 29 Feb 2012 , 12:25am
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Or just a dot from the end of a toothpick of Ivory for regular champagne and a toothpick dot of light pink for pink champagne.

sewsweet2 Posted 29 Feb 2012 , 2:54am
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I've made my champagne colored buttercream by adding just the slightest amount of cocoa powder. Champagne in my opinion has a slight tinge of pink and that is achieved by using the cocoa powder.

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