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Playtime Pasta

Playtime Pasta

Make cool art and fun jewelry!

For kids ages 3-6


Dry pasta (ziti, farfalle, rotini)

1 tablespoon white vinegar

McCormick® Assorted Food Colors & Egg Dye OR McCormick® Assorted NEON! Food Colors & Egg Dye

Plastic baggie

Paper plates, bags, or newspaper



    Put a handful of pasta, vinegar, and 2 to 3 drops of desired food color into a baggie (close it with a zipper or a twist-tie).

    Shake until colored.

    Spread on paper plate or paper bag to dry.

    Prep Time: 5 minutes

    Dry Time: 30 minutes

    Do different colors with different baggies.

    Tip: Use pasta with holes in the middle for stringing - like ziti or wagon wheels. String them together with yarn.

    Recipe and photo credit: McCormick. McCormick logo

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