Hot Chocolate yields masses of attractively wrinkled fruit that mature from dark green to shiny rich brown. The fruit are shaped like elongated cones and are, on average, about 5.5cm long.
Typical of the habanero chillies, the fruit of Hot Chocolate are hot, and graced by a strong, pleasant aroma.
The plants have into a tidy bush shape, about 80cm wide and around 55cm high. Because of their short stature, plants do brilliantly in pots 5 to 10 litres in size.