Edible Crayons

Food & Beverage

Beautiful edible crayons, made by the brilliant soul over at Luxirare.
They are functioning crayons, because they can make colored markings. What else do you need from a crayon? Well, you won’t get that familiar waxy scent that transports us all to preschool …
These guys are made of fruit, nuts, and/or various other color-appropriate foodstuffs: bee pollen, fruity pebbles, melted marshmallow. And the flavor is incidental: “Each crayon was made with color division. Yes the flavor is based on colors, not actual flavors …” Ha! Nice.
And the process of creation is described, to assist you in your own edible crayon endeavors. I would very much like a pack of homemade edible crayons …

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