Can I Use Witon Candy Melt Colurs For Fondant?

Decorating By SOULLA13 Updated 19 Sep 2008 , 11:27am by ibmoser

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SOULLA13 Posted 19 Sep 2008 , 5:34am
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Ineed to make lilac but i dont have a lilac food colour to colour my white fondant but i do have it in the wilton candy melts gel colour do you think i could use this to colour my fondant? or should i mix red and blue together to make a light purple and use this instead?

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ibmoser Posted 19 Sep 2008 , 11:27am
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I'm not sure, but here's a bump. The candy colors are oil-based pigments, and the colors usually used for frostings/fondants are water-based. Try a tiny bit and see how it reacts? Maybe an expert will wake up soon icon_lol.gif

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