It’s easy to colour marzipan black. Youֺ’ll need the colours purple, blue, and brown.

Colouring marzipan black

1. Ingredients: 60 g marzipan paste, finely sieved icing sugar, Brauns-Heitmann food colouring in purple, blue, and brown, a little water.

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2. Mix 2 tsp of icing sugar with 1 tsp of water. Stir ½ tsp of each food colouring in purple, blue, and brown into this mixture.

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3. Then work the coloured sugar mixture into the marzipan.

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If the mixture is too sticky, knead in some more icing sugar.

The black marzipan can now be cut or moulded into shapes, or rolled out.

Tip:

Whether you want to make a ladybird, pirate flag, or a spooky Halloween character, black provides the finishing touch to lots of baking ideas.

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