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Why We Support the Purple Paw Program at Nuzzles & Co

Why We Support the Purple Paw Program at Nuzzles & Co
Have you heard about the amazing work the Purple Paw Program is doing for domestic violence survivors and their dogs? No? Read here to see why we support them.

How to Create the Perfect Morning Dog Routine

How to Create the Perfect Morning Dog Routine
Are you building a healthy dog routine each morning? A stable morning routine is essential. See how to create the perfect morning routine for your dog.

Our Favorite Videos of Dogs Playing in Leaves (Just in Time For Fall)

Our Favorite Videos of Dogs Playing in Leaves (Just in Time For Fall)
Who doesn't love watching funny videos of dogs? Better yet, seasonal videos of doggos playing in leaves? Celebrate the arrival of fall with these clips.

Our Non-Profit Partner: Nuzzles & Co

Our Non-Profit Partner: Nuzzles & Co
Here at Hugo Coffee Roasters, we're a little crazy about dogs. And so is our non-profit partner, Nuzzles and Co. Get to know this amazing organization today.

Hugo's Origin Story and Mission

Hugo's Origin Story and Mission
Hugo Coffee has grown into a big, wonderful community, but it came from humble beginnings. Our origin story is actually a love story—for coffee, and for dogs.

Meet Claudia McMullin

Meet Claudia McMullin

“I love dogs as much as I love humans; I just do.”

After being a litigator on Wall Street for decades, Hugo Coffee Roasters’ founder and CEO, Claudia McMullin, packed up and headed to the wild west in 1999.

What to Add to Your Cold Brew Coffee Drinks to Take Them to the Next Level

cold brew coffee drinks Hugo Coffee Roasters
If you want to spice up your cold brew coffee drinks, there are plenty of things you could add. Here are some ideas of what to throw in to make them better.

How to Brew a Cup of Perfect French Press Coffee

perfect french press coffee Hugo Coffee Roasters
There's nothing like a cup of coffee made in a French press. Follow these steps and brew a cup of perfect French press coffee whenever you want.

Cold Brewing FAQS for Making Great Chilled Coffee

Cold Brewing FAQS for Making Great Chilled Coffee
If you're into chilled coffee and want to make it at home, you need to educate yourself. Check out these cold brewing FAQs before you get started.

Community Friendly Coffee

drinking hugo community friendly coffee on a hike
Learn how Hugo Coffee prioritizes sustainably farmed beans, environmentally friendly roasting, and dog rescue programs to exhibit good stewardship for our farming, coffee drinking, and dog loving communities.

Hugo Dark Roast versus Hugo Light Roast: What’s in Your Cup?

A Selection of Hugo Coffee Blends With Proceeds Benefitting Dogs
The amazing thing about coffee is the versatility that comes with the varying roast levels that produce such wonderful flavors and aromas. Here at Hugo Coffee Roasters, we've worked hard to create our own dark roast and light roast blends that speak for themselves. With our furry friends in mind, our dark roast coffee blends include our “Bonafido” and “Black Paw” dark roasts. On the lighter side, we’ve created “New Trick”, our light roast coffee blend.

Differentiating Light and Dark Roast Coffee: Each One Has Its Perks

Light and Dark Roast Coffee at Hugo Coffee Roasters Showing the Coffee Beans with Coffee Benefitting Dogs
Maybe some mornings you wish your coffee packed a little more of a punch, or maybe a little less? Well, thankfully someone discovered the power of roasting coffee beans to a light or dark perfection. Each one holding its own unique properties that transfer into your morning cup of coffee.