While liquid food coloring is easy to find in the confectionery section of grocery stores and big box stores, liquid gel food coloring can be a little more difficult to come by. But as home bakers become more creative and daring in their baking, niche ingredients are no longer limited to specialty stores or online retailers.
If you can’t find liquid gel food coloring at the grocery store, go to the craft store instead. Stores like Michaels, and even Walmart, often feature baking and candy-making aisles filled with gel food coloring alongside pre-shaped cake pans and seasonal sprinkles. I am. Or visit the shopping malls Sur La Table and Williams Sonoma. You may find liquid gel food coloring in the baking section. If you have a bakery store in your area, they have a wide selection of food coloring options, including specialty colors for making candy and chocolate. And of course, there are a variety of liquid gel food colorings available online. Popular brands include Wilton’s, Satin Ice, AmeriColor, Cake Craft, and Chefmaster.
Buy AmeriColor Soft Gel Paste Student Kit for $32.25 on Amazon.
Buy Satin Ice Food Color Gel, 10 ct at Michaels for $24.99
Buy 8 Color Kit Natural Liqua-Gel Liquid Food Coloring from Chefmaster for $32.00.