Natural Decorating Sugar
This natural decorating sugar recipe replaces artificial food coloring with fruit juice or natural dyes to produce colorful sanding sugar perfect for creating beautiful cookies.
Source: EatingWell Magazine, November/December 2013
Make Ahead Tip: Refrigerate colored sugar airtight for up to 1 year.
Find clear (or white) sanding sugar (aka sparkling or coarse sugar) in well-stocked baking stores, gourmet food shops or online at kingarthurflour.com.
Find a rainbow of natural liquid dyes plus a rainbow of already-dyed decorating sugars at chocolatecraftkits.com.
Serving Size:1 teaspoon
7 calories; carbohydrates 1.6g; sugars 1.6g; vitamin a iu 0.2IU; vitamin c 0.3mg; calcium 0.2mg; magnesium 0.1mg; potassium 0.7mg; sodium 0.1mg; added sugar 2g.