Go spring green with this easy-to-make egg dye.

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Recipe Summary

hands-on:
5 mins
cook:
10 mins
total:
15 mins
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Whether used for a green eggs and ham photo, or to make Easter eggs, this simple dye recipe will turn your eggs leaf-colored in a jiffy.

For more homemade egg dyes, check out our recipes for blue dye, yellow dye, orange dye, pink dye, and brown dye.

Ingredients

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Directions

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  • On the stovetop, bring frozen blueberries and 2 cups water to a boil in a pot. Boil for 5 minutes. Meanwhile, in a separate pot, bring turmeric and water to a boil. Boil for 5 minutes.

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  • Pour blue liquid into a cup or bowl, straining out the blueberries with a strainer. Stir in 1 tablespoon lemon juice.

  • Pour yellow liquid into a cup or bowl. Stir in 1 tablespoon vineger

  • Mix one part blue liquid with one part yellow liquid.

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