The Lake Food Colors are the mixture of two or more water
soluble food coloring agents. These are used in Confectionery
These colors are highly dispersible in oil and fat and are stable than
water soluble colors.
Metallic Lakes: Metallic Aluminum and calcium
salt lake colours are insoluble in water and are widely used in surface
coatings, capsules, food packaging material, etc . The hues of few
popular primary colours and lakes are illustrated.