Star Wars Death Star Grey

Decorating By mudderteresa Updated 30 Apr 2012 , 1:43am by mudderteresa

mudderteresa Posted 29 Apr 2012 , 5:05pm
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hi i have to do a star wars theme and i know i'm gonna use the ball pan to to the death star but i have no clue how to make the buttercream icing grey...they don't prefer fondant . is there a brand or something i can use of gel or do i have t mix? thanks!

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costumeczar Posted 29 Apr 2012 , 6:11pm
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Just use a little black food coloring in the white icing. I don't think that you can buy grey icing.

Polarcakes Posted 29 Apr 2012 , 6:13pm
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A tiny little bit of black in white buttercream will make grey. Test the color, and if you need it darker, add a touch more black. Careful not to add too much or you end up with black black.

mudderteresa Posted 30 Apr 2012 , 1:43am
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thanks so much that really helped alot thanks for your time

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