- Orange natural food coloring, water based as needed as needed
- Brown natural food coloring, water based as needed as needed
- To color the macarons, add a few drops of orange coloring and a few drops of brown coloring in Step 4 of the master recipe to obtain a burnt orange hue.
- For the filling: Combine all of the ingredients in a small sauce pot and cook over medium-low heat, stirring occasionally. Reduce the mix by 30 percent through evaporation. The base should weigh about