Benjamin Moore Dark Chocolate CSP-270

Official color page:Dark Chocolate CSP-270
Color code:CSP-270
Color name:Dark Chocolate
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Step into a world of warmth and sophistication with Benjamin Moore's Dark Chocolate (CSP-270). This rich and alluring shade is perfect for creating a cozy atmosphere in your living room or den. Infusing a sense of luxury and elegance, Dark Chocolate adds depth and character to your space. Embrace the drama and opulence it brings to your bedroom or study, enveloping you in a sense of comfort and style. Transform any room into a haven of indulgence with Dark Chocolate (CSP-270).

What are Benjamin Moore Dark Chocolate undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

99, 79, 66

Is Benjamin Moore Dark Chocolate CSP-270 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 24° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

CSP-270 Dark Chocolate HSL code: 24, 20%, 32%

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 Dark 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

Darker 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

Dark Chocolate CSP-270 vs Fresh Brew 1232

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Benjamin Moore Dark Chocolate CSP-270 vs Benjamin Moore Fresh Brew 1232Open Dark Chocolate CSP-270
LRV: 10.41%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 9.79%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Dark Chocolate CSP-270 vs Hearthstone Brown 2109-20

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Benjamin Moore Dark Chocolate CSP-270 vs Benjamin Moore Hearthstone Brown 2109-20Open Dark Chocolate CSP-270
LRV: 10.41%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 8.8%
Dark color
Temperature: warm