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How do you make gray icing?

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To make gray icing, start with white icing and add a drop of black food coloring. Mix thoroughly to fully incorporate the colors, and add more black until the desired shade of gray is achieved.

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  1. Use white icing as the base color

    When combined, white and black create gray. Use white icing as the base color, and add a drop of black food coloring to the icing.

  2. Mix the food coloring and icing

    Use a whisk or fork to thoroughly mix the black food coloring and icing until a light gray color forms.

  3. Add more food coloring

    Continue adding one drop of black food coloring at a time, mixing well after each drop, until you achieve the desired shade of gray.

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