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How can I color granulated sugar?

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To color granulated sugar, put one to three drops of food coloring in a small jar. Swirl the coloring around to coat the sides of the jar. Pour in 1/4-cup to 1/3-cup of sugar and shake vigorously until evenly colored.

PREPARED BY: Angela M. Fraser, Ph.D., Associate Professor/Food Safety Specialist, and Carolyn J. Lackey, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.N., Professor/Food and Nutrition Specialist, North Carolina State University (August 2004)

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