Help...... Royal Icing Question

Decorating By faial Updated 31 Oct 2010 , 7:55pm by Kaykaymay

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faial Posted 31 Oct 2010 , 6:53pm
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Help !!!!!
I need to get royal icing black for a color flow mickey mouse.....
I add black gel color and it's grey.....
How do I make it really BLACK?

Please anyone.......

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KristasKakes78 Posted 31 Oct 2010 , 7:20pm
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I just made very black royal icing yesterday.I use Americolor black and with just a few drops it gets very black.

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joycesdaughter111 Posted 31 Oct 2010 , 7:39pm
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If you've got grey, just keep adding more black. Sometimes that means a WHOLE JAR of wilton black or more.

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Kaykaymay Posted 31 Oct 2010 , 7:55pm
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Brand really makes a difference when colouring icing, americolor is the best way to achieve those deep colours like black and red.

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