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Blk_Vegan October 28, 2018 12:08 PM

Chocolate Cake
 
I recently purchased seeds for a chocolate colored bell pepper called Chocolate Cake. I've grown and love the flavor of the Sweet Chocolate aka Choco pepper but I'm searching for one with a similar flavor profile but larger with thicker walls. Has anyone grown this variety and if so what is your opinion of it? This is a photo of it from the seed source.https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/25...g?v=1521475684

brownrexx October 28, 2018 12:15 PM

Never grew it but it sure is pretty.

AlittleSalt October 28, 2018 01:16 PM

I haven't grown it, but it sure looks good.

Raiquee November 22, 2018 12:11 PM

Is the picture of the chocolate cake pepper or a different variety? You want thicker walls than that??? Might be because I’m in the north, but I don’t think they get thicker than that! :?

Zeedman November 23, 2018 02:12 PM

Hard to tell the scale in that photo, without knowing the size of the plate... but Chocolate Bell should be both larger & thicker-walled. Much thicker than Sweet Chocolate, which I don't really consider to be a bell pepper due to the thinness of its walls.

Blk_Vegan November 24, 2018 03:45 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Raiquee (Post 719611)
Is the picture of the chocolate cake pepper or a different variety? You want thicker walls than that??? Might be because I’m in the north, but I don’t think they get thicker than that! :?

The picture is of Chocolate Cake taken from the seed source, Sow True Seeds. Yes, it appears to be thick walled hence my giving it a try next year. Hoping it lives up to the site's description.

Worth1 November 24, 2018 04:04 PM

Every time I see this thread pop up I forget it is about a confounded pepper and it makes me hungry for chocolate cake or some other sweet thing.
What a horrible name for a pepper.:lol:

Worth

PhilaGardener November 24, 2018 04:31 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Worth1 (Post 719741)
Every time I see this thread pop up I forget it is about a confounded pepper and it makes me hungry for chocolate cake or some other sweet thing.


And here I thought I was the only one! Third time I've opened it :yes:


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