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Ombre Cookies

Recipe photo courtesy of Raymond Hom

We mixed plant-based food dyes (yellow from turmeric and red from beets) into buttercream to top these painterly sugar cookies.

Source: Martha Stewart Living, March 2018
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  • MS11929170
    6 MAR, 2018
    I want to make these cookies but have a problem: where do I get Berry food color and Sunflower food color? I am not a frequent baker as we don't eat many sweets. Thank you for the help. I will write a review when I make them!
    • roanletx
      11 MAR, 2018
      McCormick's new Color from Nature Food Colors -- "no artificial dyes, made with ingredients found in nature, including plants, vegetables and seeds. in Sky Blue, Berry and Sunflower colors" to use individually or to mix together to create other hues. Packaged in re-sealable, dry powder pouches, they're easy to re-use and store. Up to four uses per color.
  • MS12538548
    7 MAR, 2018
    So much fun with the natural colorings- tell me can I freeze the cookie dough and bake for Easter Maggie

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