auntginn Posted 19 Jun 2012 , 7:18pm
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Can somebody please.. tell me how to achieve that color. Looks so rich dark brown chocolate, I need to color my fondant and have been playing with it but am not quite getting it.
Here is a sample
http://www.flickr.com/photos/berliosca-cake-boutique/5803602398/in/faves-cakesbyjordana/


Thank you!!!

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BakingIrene Posted 19 Jun 2012 , 8:35pm
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This looks like a blend of dark modelling chocolate and black fondant. Or dark modelling chocoalte and black paste colour. Or commercial brown fondant and black colour.

Annabakescakes Posted 19 Jun 2012 , 8:53pm
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If it is too red, add some green. It makes it look deeper and browner. I agree with black as well. If it is to be chocolate as well as brown, the Hershey's Dark cocoa powder is a rich dark brown.

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