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Easter Egg Colors You'll Dye For Recipe

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This recipe for Easter Egg Colors You'll Dye For, by , is from The Siegel Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Ruth Johnson
Added: Sunday, October 5, 2008


1/2 cup boiling water
1 teaspoon vinegar
food coloring

Mix 1/2 cup boiling water, vinegar and food color in a cup to achieve desired color or follow the suggestions below. Dip eggs for 5 minutes or longer.

RED, YELLOW or BLUE: 20 drops
JADE: 17 drops green, 3 drops blue
TEAL: 15 drops green, 5 drops blue
LIME: 24 drops yellow, 4 drops green
GRAPE: 17 drops blue, 3 drops red
WATERMELON: 25 drops red, 3 drops blue
CANTALOUPE: 24 drops yellow, 2 drops red
MAIZE: 24 drops yellow, 1 drop red
SPEARMINT: 12 drops green, 6 drops yellow, 2 drops blue
RASPBERRY: 14 drops red, 6 drops blue
PURPLE: 15 drops blue, 5 drops red
PLUM: 10 drops red, 4 drops blue
FUCHSIA: 18 drops red, 2 drops blue
ORANGE SUNSET: 17 drops yellow, 3 drops red
MINT GREEN: 14 drops green, 6 drops yellow

NEON! food coloring -
GREEN, PINK or BLUE: 10 drops each
PURPLE: 25 drops purple
DEEP PURPLE: 7 drops blue, 3 drops pink
GREEN APPLE: 20 drops green, 2 drops blue
APRICOT: 4 drops green, 1 drop pink
TURQUOISE: 5 drops blue, 2 drops green

More info: www.mccormick.com




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