Behr Almond Butter

Behr Almond Butter MQ2-23 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Almond Butter paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ2-23. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ2-23
Color name:Almond Butter

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What are Behr Almond Butter undertones?

Red is Behr Almond Butter undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

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RGB code:

216, 198, 168

Is Behr Almond Butter MQ2-23 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 38° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ2-23 Almond Butter HSL code: 38, 38%, 75%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Color comparison

Almond Butter MQ2-23 vs Plateau PPU4-08

Behr Almond Butter MQ2-23 vs Behr Plateau PPU4-08Behr Almond Butter MQ2-23
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Almond Butter MQ2-23 vs Toasted Pine Nut SW 7696

Behr Almond Butter MQ2-23 vs Sherwin Williams Toasted Pine Nut SW 7696Behr Almond Butter MQ2-23
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 58.49%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#d8c6a8copy color code
RGB Decimal216, 198, 168copy color code
RGB Percent84.71%, 77.65%, 65.88%copy color code
HSVHue: 38° Saturation: 22.22% Value: 84.71%copy color code
HSLhsl(38, 38, 75)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 8.33 Yellow: 22.22 Key: 15.29copy color code
YIQY: 199.962 I: 20.367 Q: -5.528copy color code
XYZX: 55.58 Y: 57.816 Z: 45.267copy color code
CIE LabL:80.636 a:1.582 b:17.345copy color code
CIE LuvL:80.636 u:12.759 v:24.313copy color code
Decimal14206632copy color code
Hunter lab76.037, -2.586, 17.929copy color code
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