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Felicia Nelson posted:

I have a question I will be using two colors for my cookies  one is red the other one is green how do I get the red to be a deep red with out it tasting bitter an how about the  green making it a deep green   what is the best way. thanks felicia

HI, @Felicia Nelson, No one is going to see your very good question under this unrelated thread, so I am moving it into a forum of its own. All new questions should go into new forums. Please read our "About" and "Site FAQ" sections for more information about how and where to post.

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