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How can I make realistic looking potions as handouts

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I'd like to give my group some realistic looking potions as handouts. Does anyone have tips on how I could make these look awesome?

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For the grand effect, you could try adding smoking dry ice. See this primer.

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For colour and flavour, use flavour syrups for "make at home" soda machines. Actually, thinking about it, almost anything in the "sauce" aisle at your local supermarket would work.

Avoid dairy. If the potion might be sitting on a gaming table for hours you don't want it going off. Unless you are playing Call of Cthulhu, of course.


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How can I make realistic looking potions as handouts

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I'd like to give my group some realistic looking potions as handouts. Does anyone have tips on how I could make these look awesome?


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For the grand effect, you could try adding smoking dry ice. See this primer.

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Whatever you do, do not seal the container after doing this. - Canageek Dec 18 '13 at 1:18

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