Free Market Win! (Wegman’s)

Wegmans has removed artificial dyes from their frosting!    It took nearly 3 years to reformulate the recipes, but Wegmans has succeeded in replacing artificial colorings with natural colors derived from fruits and vegetables.  Their new line is called True Colors.  It can be found on cakes, cookies, and cupcakes in all of their bakeries.…

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Dye on Our Oranges!

Did you know that some oranges are dyed orange?     According to the FDA, oranges in certain regions of the United States have historically been artificially colored.   Why?   Sometimes oranges mature while still green if the climate isn’t right.   How are oranges colored orange?   Two methods are allowed by the FDA: 1.…

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