The Colour Burgundy

Decorating By Pamthebam Updated 6 Oct 2015 , 1:12pm by Brookebakescake

Pamthebam Posted 6 Oct 2015 , 6:43am
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 I need to use the colour burgundy for a football strip cake what do I use to get the colour

 

 

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julia1812 Posted 6 Oct 2015 , 7:33am
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There is "burgundy" food coloring from AmeriColor. Can you get hold of it?

CTD1 Posted 6 Oct 2015 , 12:22pm
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Wilton also makes a burgundy color.  Just a note if you use this - when first mixed it's an awful shade of weird mediumish pink. It does darken and settle with time, tho.  The first time I used it I wasn't prepared for the color I saw, so I started adding red and black.   I think burgundy is one of those colors you just have to play with to get the shade you want.

Brookebakescake Posted 6 Oct 2015 , 1:12pm
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Burgundy is essentially a form of purple, but leans heavier to red. So, I'd work with red, with a touch of blue and black

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