How to Make Natural Food Dyes and Where to Buy Natural Food Dyes

Natural dyes: If you’re concerned about synthetic food dyes, natural colorants can deliver an attractive look using concentrated vegetable pigments. To make cake, cupcake and cookie frosting look festive, we recommend the natural food dyes from King Arthur Flour ( For naturally colored sprinkles, we like the “Nature’s Colors” pastel shades from India Tree. Find this brand at

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