How to Make Piping Gel Blood

For those baked zombie treats or for gruesome Halloween sweets, some blood-colored gel is often a much-needed requirement to give it a realistic appearance. Making fake edible blood from piping gel is a cinch.

Ingredients

  • 85g/3 oz clear piping gel
  • 4-5 drops red paste food coloring

Steps

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    Squeeze the piping gel into a bowl.
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    Add drops of the red paste food coloring. Add just one or two and increase until it reaches the desired color. Use a small stick (like a toothpick) to add and mix with.
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    Use as a decorative element on a zombie cake, bleeding finger candy or whatever it is you're baking up! Simply add to a piping tube or use a frosting spatula to apply.

Things You'll Need

  • Small bowl
  • Toothpick

Article Info

Categories: Frosting Icing and Fondant