Dyeing eggs for easter

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by maryellen21, Mar 23, 2015.

  1. maryellen21

    maryellen21 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I tried a easter egg recipe from the chicken chick on Facebook and the eggs came out great. You take 1 tablespoon olive oil, 1 tablespoon white vinegar, 15-20 drops of different food dye colors or Wilton's icing gel, shallow bowl and add warm water. Mix all together then take hard boiled egg and use your fingers and roll the egg in the bowl to the desired effect then either wipe dry with a paper towel or let sit for a few minutes then wipe dry

    Last edited: Mar 25, 2015
  2. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Overrun With Chickens

    Oct 31, 2008
    West Michigan
    My Coop
    That's a really pretty marbling effect.
  3. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    Just beautiful! [​IMG] Thanks for sharing the "recipe" too! [​IMG]

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