Liquid Food Coloring
Liquid Food Coloring is by far the most versatile and widely used food coloring type. It is for this reason that Liquid Food Coloring can be easily purchased online in a variety of sizes and in smaller dropper bottles at most grocery stores.
Liquid Food Coloring are water based and contain one or more FD&C ingredients depending on the specific color. In order for the product to be shelf stable without requiring refrigeration, a small amount of additional contents allow for pH balance and act as a preservative.
Advantages of the liquid variety:
- Available in bulk sizes
- Ability to precisely measure use quantities
- Easily mixes with other water based material
- Can be combined with other shades to create custom colors
Keep in mind that when looking to purchase in larger amounts such as gallons or quarts, a reputable brand offering a concentrated product will best serve you. Extremely low pricing should be a warning sign when performing cost analysis for your business or personal purchase. Another important variable to consider is the shipping charge since the weight is responsible for the majority of a carriers cost of delivery.
We recommend ESCO Foods for buying liquid coloring online. The company has been suppliers of food color for over 110 years and offer several sizes including bulk gallons. Their product offering consists of industrial strength concentrations available at wholesale pricing. Shipments are sent directly same or next business day.