Decorator's Fake Blood Recipe

With Halloween just around the corner, you might be thinking of incorporating fake blood into your ghoulish goodies. Here is a simple recipe using ingredients already found in your kitchen, but be warned, this blood may be fake but it will stain!

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Decorator’s Fake Blood

1 cup light corn syrup

gel food coloring, red

gel food coloring, blue

1 tablespoon chocolate syrup

2 to 4 tablespoons cornstarch, optional


ADD red gel coloring a few drops at a time to corn syrup in a small stain-proof bowl.

STIR in chocolate syrup to achieve a deep dark red color.

IF desired, add a single drop of blue so blood isn’t too pink.

SPLATTER or drip onto cake or other spooky goodies.

THICKER blood can be achieved by mixing in cornstarch.





Comments (5)


So tempting ideas for celebrating Halloween and cake décor I would be following your instructions because I know kids would love it.Let me write my assignment for me cheap and I will work on your idea for the upcoming Halloween.Thanks for sharing.