Colours (Natural & Synthetic)



All kinds of colours for all kinds of applications. At The Melbourne Food Depot we stock both synthetic and natural colours in both watre and lipid (fat) soluble forms along with the best range of synthetic lakes on the market. To make your selection easier we have broken them down into the following groups:
Synthetic Water
Synthetic Lipid
Natural
Synthetic Lake


Allura Red Lake Powder 100g

Allura red lake (E129) Powder 100g - Oil Applications. Ideal for chocolate or fat applications. Not a dye but a high quality very light red pigment.

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AUD$88.00

Allura Red Lake Powder 15g

Allura red lake (E129) Powder 15g - Oil Applications. Ideal for chocolate or fat applications. Not a dye but a high quality very light red pigment.

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AUD$33.00

Annatto Colour Extract (12% Norbixin) 20g

Our Annatto extract is a high performance natural pigment finding use in many food applications. One popular example is to colour Red Leicester and Amercian-style Cheddar. Just one of our containers is enough to colour over 600L of milk.

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AUD$33.85

Annatto Seed Whole 100g

Annatto is a tropical tree whose seeds produce a food coloring used in cheese, butter, pork and smoked fish.

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AUD$12.00

Beetroot Powder (AD) 200g

This Beetroot powder is air dried (AD) and can be used as a natural food colouring or to increase vitamin intake by adding to smoothies.

AUD$19.75

Black PN Powder 20g

Black PN (E151) powder 20g - Water Applications. This powder has a pure dye content of 85.32%. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified. This powder can be used to colour foods, cosmetics or pharmaceuticals.

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AUD$14.50

Brilliant Blue Lake Powder 100g

Brilliant Blue (E133) Powder 100g - Oil Applications. Ideal for chocolate or fat applications. Not a dye but a high quality very light blue pigment.

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AUD$88.00

Brilliant Blue Powder 15g

Brilliant Blue (E133) Powder 15g - Oil Applications. Ideal for chocolate or fat applications. Not a dye but a high quality very light blue pigment.

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AUD$33.00

Brilliant Blue Powder 20g

Brilliant Blue (E133) Powder 20g - Water Applications. Colour Index Number 42090. This powder has a pure dye content of 87.2%. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

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AUD$16.50

Brown (Chocolate HT) Powder 20g

Brown HT powder 20g - Water Applications. This powder has a pure dye content of 87.2%. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified. This powder can be used to colour foods, cosmetics or pharmaceuticals.

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AUD$14.25

Carmine Extract Powder (Natural) 20g

This water soluble natural Carmine powder is a deep redish magenta to violet colour depending on pH. (E120)

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AUD$33.00

Carmoisine Lake Powder 100g

Carmosine (E122) Lake Powder is a very dark red pigment ideal for use in chocolate or confectionery based oil applications. It may also be used in cosmetics or pharmaceuticals applications.

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AUD$66.00

Carmoisine Lake Powder 15g

Carmosine (E122) Lake Powder is a very dark red pigment ideal for use in chocolate or confectionery based oil applications. It may also be used in cosmetics or pharmaceuticals applications.

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AUD$33.00

Cola Brown Colour Powder 20g

This cola brown colour has been designed for beverages. It will yield a colour very similar to a well known cola brand. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

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AUD$14.25

Emerald Green Colour Powder 100g

This green colour has a shade to green apples. This powder has a pure dye content of 73.4% and is suited for water appliactions. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

AUD$77.00

Emerald Green Colour Powder 20g

This green colour has a shade to green apples. This powder has a pure dye content of 73.4% and is suited for water appliactions. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

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AUD$17.50

Fermented Red Rice Powder 100g

Fermented red rice powder is used to colour a wide variety of food products naturally. This product has also been used in traditional medicine.

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AUD$18.50

Green Colour (Apple) Powder 20g

This green colour has a shade to green apples. This powder has a pure dye content of 73.4% and is suited for water appliactions. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

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AUD$14.20

Indigo Carmine Powder 20g

Indigo Carmine Powder 20g - Water Applications. This powder has a pure dye content of 89.7%. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

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AUD$14.95

Indigo Carmine Powder lake 15g

Indigo Carmine Powder oil Applications. This powder has a pure dye content of 89.7%. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

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AUD$33.00

Ponceau Red (4R) Lake Powder 100g

A very bright red fine fluffy pigment powder. Ponceau Lake (E124) is mainly used for colouring chocolate and other foods. Best thing about lakes is they are ideal for colouring products with very low moisture content.

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AUD$88.00

Ponceau Red (4R) Lake Powder 15g

A very bright red fine fluffy pigment powder. Ponceau Lake (E124) is mainly used for colouring chocolate and other foods. Best thing about lakes is they are ideal for colouring products with very low moisture content.

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AUD$33.55

Ponceau Red 4R powder 20g

Ponceau 4R Red Powder is a lighter red colour that is used in food production or in stage makeup and special effects.

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AUD$14.65

Quinoline Yellow 15g

Quinoline (E104) Powder 15g - Oil Applications. Ideal for chocolate or fat applications. Not a dye but a high quality very bright yellow pigment. Kosher & Halal certified.

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AUD$33.25

Quinoline Yellow 20g

Quinoline (E104) Powder 15g - Oil Applications. Ideal for chocolate or fat applications. Not a dye but a high quality very bright yellow pigment. Kosher & Halal certified.

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AUD$18.00

Quinoline Yellow Lake 100g

Quinoline (E104) Powder 100g - Oil Applications. Ideal for chocolate or fat applications. Not a dye but a high quality very bright yellow pigment. Kosher & Halal certified.

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AUD$88.00

Sunset Yellow Colour 20g

Sunset Yellow Powder Colour 20g. This powder has a pure dye content of 87.25%. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified. This powder can be used to colour foods, cosmetics or pharmaceuticals.

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AUD$13.20

Sunset Yellow Lake Powder 100g

Sunset Yellow (E110) Powder 100g - Oil Applications. Ideal for chocolate or fat applications. Not a dye but a high quality very yellow orange pigment.

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AUD$88.00

Sunset Yellow Powder 15g

Sunset Yellow (E110) Powder 15g - Oil Applications. Ideal for chocolate or fat applications. Not a dye but a high quality very yellow orange pigment.

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AUD$33.00

Tartrazine Lake Powder 100g

Tartrazine (E102) Powder, Oil Applications. Ideal for chocolate or fat applications. Not a dye but a high quality very bright yellow pigment.

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AUD$88.00

Tartrazine Lake Powder 15g

Tartrazine (E102) Powder 15g - Oil Applications. Ideal for chocolate or fat applications. Not a dye but a high quality very bright yellow pigment.

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AUD$29.00

Tartrazine Powder 20g

Tartrazine Powder 20g (Water Applications). Colour Index Number 19140. This powder has a pure dye content of 87.2%. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

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AUD$14.65

Titanium Dioxide Powder 1Kg

Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) is a white pigment powder (E171), TiO2 is widely used for its efficiency in scattering visible light, and imparting whiteness, brightness, and a high opacity.

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AUD$70.00

Titanium Dioxide Powder 200g

As a white pigment powder (E171), TiO2 is widely used for its efficiency in scattering visible light, and imparting whiteness, brightness, and a high opacity.

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AUD$20.50

Vegetable Carbon Black (Standard) 15g

This product is derived from combustion of vegetable material to form the insoluble carbon powder. This powder is very stable to heat, light and oxidation.

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AUD$14.25

Vegetable Carbon Black (Standard) 80g

This product is derived from combustion of vegetable material to form the insoluble carbon powder. This powder is very stable to heat, light and oxidation.

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AUD$66.00

Vegetable Carbon Black (Vader) 8g

Vegetable Carbon Black - Ultra. This is the blackest vegetable sourced carbon we have found, better than squid ink powder. This ultra black is a premium product for people who like to live on the darkside.

AUD$16.00

Violet Colour Powder 20g

This purple colour will yield different shade depending on the application. This powder has a pure dye content of 87.20% and is suited for water applications. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

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AUD$14.60