Photos: Black and orange foods we love
Good eats or strange looking fare? Your call -- but we've collected some colorful, tasty dishes (recipes included) that are black or orange or a variation of both. No matter the color the taste is sure to please.
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Orange food color( Photo by Bob Fila )
Halloween sugar cookies
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 cup sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 1/2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
Orange paste food color
1. Beat butter and sugar in mixer until creamy. Beat in eggs, 1 at a time, then add vanilla.
2. Combine flour, baking powder and salt in large bowl and beat in butter mixture. Add small amount orange paste food color to dough with toothpick and beat at low speed until dough is evenly colored.
3. Form dough into walnut-sized balls and place 2 inches apart on lightly greased baking sheet. Flatten balls gently with palm of your hand, then press with fork tines to make grid pattern.
4. Top with chocolate sprinkles and bake at 375 degrees 10 to 12 minutes.