Benjamin Moore Bittersweet Chocolate

Benjamin Moore Bittersweet Chocolate 2114-10 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Bittersweet Chocolate paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2114-10. 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.

Official color page:Bittersweet Chocolate 2114-10
Color code:2114-10
Color name:Bittersweet Chocolate
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Bittersweet Chocolate for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Bittersweet Chocolate

Bittersweet Chocolate 2114-10 has an LRV of 5.1% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect light

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 5.10% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

What are Benjamin Moore Bittersweet Chocolate undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Bittersweet Chocolate 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

67, 55, 49

Is Benjamin Moore Bittersweet Chocolate 2114-10 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 20° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2114-10 Bittersweet Chocolate HSL code: 20, 16%, 23%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Benjamin Moore Bittersweet Chocolate:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Bittersweet Chocolate 2114-10 vs Dark Basalt 2072-10

Unsure what shade you should go with? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

Benjamin Moore Bittersweet Chocolate 2114-10 vs Benjamin Moore Dark Basalt 2072-10Benjamin Moore Bittersweet Chocolate 2114-10
LRV: 5.1%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 5.1%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Bittersweet Chocolate 2114-10 vs Appalachian Brown 2115-10

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Benjamin Moore Bittersweet Chocolate 2114-10 vs Benjamin Moore Appalachian Brown 2115-10Benjamin Moore Bittersweet Chocolate 2114-10
LRV: 5.1%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 5.1%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#433731copy color code
RGB Decimal67, 55, 49copy color code
RGB Percent26.27%, 21.57%, 19.22%copy color code
HSVHue: 20° Saturation: 26.87% Value: 26.27%copy color code
HSLhsl(20, 16, 23)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 17.91 Yellow: 26.87 Key: 73.73copy color code
YIQY: 57.904 I: 9.079 Q: 0.671copy color code
XYZX: 4.235 Y: 4.148 Z: 3.482copy color code
CIE LabL:24.153 a:4.188 b:5.745copy color code
CIE LuvL:24.153 u:7.056 v:5.37copy color code
Decimal4405041copy color code
Hunter lab20.366, 1.482, 4.118copy color code
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