For chic cakes with a twist, try using black buttercream icing. It's edgy, unexpected and oh-so cool. Learn a foolproof method for making it here.
Blackout Chocolate Buttercream Frosting. The deepest, darkest, chocolate buttercream frosting ever! via @karascakes
How to make black food colouring: Equal portions of blue, yellow and red should result in black. (Dependent on the quality of the food coloring, however, you may need to add more of one color - test your version to see what works best.)
Great tip: To make royal icing black without having to add a ton of black food coloring, add cocoa to it first! (LilaLoa).
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Deep black buttercream icing Put edible purple glitter in
Did you know that black frosting is easier to make if you start with chocolate frosting? Click here for an easy way to make good tasting black frosting. http://www.livingonadime.com/halloween-food-tips/
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