What Colors Make Burgundy?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 28, 2020 8:11:35 AM ET
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Burgundy, a deep reddish brown color named for Burgundy wine, is a mix of red, brown and a little bit of blue. The purple undertone of burgundy is created by the interaction between the red and the blue. Mixing any primary color with its complementary color creates brown.