Tuesday, April 26, 2011


How to color eggs using liquid food color and egg dye:
All you need:
- Hard cooked eggs,
- Assorted food color & egg dye (McCormick),
- Vinegar,
- Boiling water,
- Non stick oil spray,
- Paper towels,
- Individual cups for each color,
- individual teaspoons for each color;
Mix 1/2 cup boiling water, 1 teaspoon vinegar and 10 drops Food Color (for pastel color) - 20 drops Food Color (for darker color) -
in a cup to activate desired color . Repeat for each color. Dip hard-cooked eggs into dye 1 minute for pastel color and 5 minutes or longer for darker color. Remove on paper towel to dry. To give a nice shine to the colored eggs, spray non stick spray and wipe with paper towel. Make your own centerpiece for a festive Easter dinner using colored eggs,sweet breads, fresh flowers...
Enjoy the project!

No comments:

Post a Comment