McCormick® Yellow Food Color

Create beautifully decorated cupcakes and cookies for Halloween, Easter, or any other day that needs a dash of color! Visit the McCormick website for our Color Guide.

Usage Tips

1/4 teaspoon Food Color = 20 to 25 drops

Colorful Cakes: Prepare and bake 1 package white cake mix as directed on package, adding 1/2 teaspoon Food Color to batter.

Sail Boat Cookies: Use yellow tinted Colorful Cookie Icing to glaze boat-shaped cookies.

For Coloring Eggs: MIX 1/2 cup boiling water, 1 teaspoon vinegar and 1/4 teaspoon Food Color in a cup. DIP hard-cooked eggs into dye 5 minutes or longer to achieve desired color. Remove to wire rack to dry.

Ultimate Flavor & Color Mixing Guide

Nutritional Information

This product has no significant nutritional value.


Water, Propylene Glycol, FD&C Yellow 5, 0.1% Propylparaben (Preservative), and FD&C Red 40.

Allergen Statement

UPC Code (Size)

52100070926 (1.00oz)

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