Kids will enjoy sculpting this dough. Use any color of food coloring paste to create a rainbow of gifts.

Tiffany Willis, Terrell, Texas
Recipe by Southern Living July 2006

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Beth Dreiling; Styling: Rose Nguyen

Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
total:
20 mins
Yield:
Makes about 2 1/2 cups nonedible dough
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Stir together 1/2 cup warm water and 1 tsp. vinegar.

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  • Combine flour and salt in a large bowl. Slowly stir in water mixture with a wooden spoon until a stiff dough forms, adding up to 1/4 cup more water, if necessary. Knead until smooth and workable. Divide dough into portions, and add desired amount of food coloring paste. Shape dough portions into blocks. Store in refrigerator in a zip-top plastic bag.

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