fondant color

What do I do to change the fondant from white to another color?

Comments for fondant color

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Jun 26, 2011
Rating
starstarstarstar
Additional Tip for Coloring Fondant
by: Chan

To minimize mess, I put my fondant into a gallon-sized Ziploc bag to knead it.

Extra bonus tip: hand the bag to the nearest eight year old to be kneaded. It is an easy way to get your little ones involved while actually saving you time!

May 15, 2009
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Adding Color To Fondant
by: Michelle (admin)

Start by dipping a toothpick in paste or gel food color and swipe it through the fondant until all the color is on the fondant and not the toothpick.

Fold the fondant onto itself to prevent the color from transferring to your hands and knead until the color is uniform throughout.

Start with a tiny amount of color and add more if you need it. Also, be aware that the color will darken over time, so what looks like a pale pink today will be a not so pale pink tomorrow!

Regards,
Michelle (editor)

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Questions About Decorating a Cake.

looking for something in particular?

If you want to find something in a hurry? No Problem. Find the answers you need here:

search this site

Custom Search

still have questions?

If you still have any questions about baking, assembling or decorating a cake, ask them here!

keep the excitement going

Never be short of a great cake idea at a moment's notice.

Sign up for the "Too Nice To Slice" newsletter and get fantastic insider tips, tricks and out of the box cake decorating ideas delivered right to your inbox.

Email

Name

Then

Don't worry -- your e-mail address is totally secure.
I promise to use it only to send you 'Too Nice To Slice'.

share the love

If you like what you see, why not share this site with your friends? There's always something new baking around here.