Add paste color to icing, in small amounts with a clean toothpick or spatula. Deep colors: When making deep colors, such as black, brown, or red use Wilton. Do you ever have any problems getting red icing red? I know I do. It can happen for a couple of reasons: didn't add enough icing color or used. Color Right - Easy to Mix. Easy to Match! Color buttercream frosting, royal icing and fondant with Color Right using Wilton's color chart.
Hi there, Black and red are both tricky colors to make and may require an ounce or more to get the color you need - we recommend starting with chocolate icing. I just colored some icing for an Elmo cake and had to send my dh for a 2nd container of the no taste red turfgrassfestival.com I have no other ideas than. I've learned you will use alot of your Wilton red to make your icing a pretty red color. I've started using the Americolor and it works so much.
I am using the Wilton no taste red. Right now it is pink. Should I keep adding more or should I mix a color with it to get it darker. I am going for a.