Learn how to make NAVY BLUE icing for cakes with Ed The Cake Guy! Ed will teach you all the tricks to activating your MASTER ELITE BLUEBERRY (best food color for navy blue icing!) and achieve the most gorgeous, deep blue icing for your cake!
Master Elite Food Colors are INCREDIBLE for any type of buttercream, including this cream cheese icing he's working with, but you need to first ACTIVATE the color FIRST! As you may have noticed, Master Elites are raw pigment food colors and the color you see in the jar is not ultimately the color you will get when using inside of your confection! They must be activated by moisture. The Master Elite will bloom instantly when in contact with moisture. Here Ed is using 1 tbs of heavy cream for his Blueberry Master Elite Food Color (click here).
While the "melting method" has been taught before here on our page, Ed prefers activating Master Elites with a little bit of heavy cream instead! It's a little more simple.
ED'S CREAM CHEESE ICING RECIPE
MORE MASTER ELITE EDUCATION
There's definitely a learning curve to using Master Elites in all the various sugar art ingredients, and we have LOADS of tutorials for you right here on TheSugarArt.Com :) Follow the link below for all demonstrations / tuturials!
Master Elites in Ganache (only chocolate medium it can work with, due to the heavy cream) Master Elites CANNOT color straight white chocolate.
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