The Hugo Blog

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.

How to Brew with a Hario V60

How to Brew with a Hario V60
Here's a guide for the pour-over connoisseurs out there. We'll walk you through everything you need to know about how to brew with a Hario v60.

Hugo's Chemex Brew Guide

Hugo's Chemex Brew Guide
Mmm—nothing better than a thoughtfully made coffee in the morning. If a perfect pour-over is what you need, take a look at our comprehensive Chemex brew guide.

Booze Makes Everything Better With These Spiked Coffee Recipes

Booze Makes Everything Better With These Spiked Coffee Recipes
Yes, you can mix booze and coffee. If you're looking for a different kind of pick-me-up, here are some spiked coffee recipes we recommend you try.

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.

Cold Brewing 101: 4 Ways to Make the Perfect Cup of Cold Brew

Cold Brewing 101: 4 Ways to Make the Perfect Cup of Cold Brew
Your perfect cup of cold brew is right at your fingertips. Here's a quick guide to cold brewing at home so you can enjoy your coffee anytime and anywhere.

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.

Meet John Lynn | Head Roaster, Hugo Coffee Roasters

John Lynn, Head Roaster at Hugo Coffee Roasters with his rescue dog, Rivers
Meet John Lynn, Head Roaster, Hugo Coffee Roasters.  From roasting coffee beans at home in a popcorn popper, to head roaster at Hugo Coffee Roasters, meet John and his rescue dog, Rivers.

What is Cold Brew Coffee? How to Make the Perfect Cold Cuppa at Home

What is Cold Brew Coffee? How to Make the Perfect Cold Cuppa at Home with Hugo Coffee
Cold brew has taken the world of coffee by storm in recent years. But what makes cold brew so special? Learn more in this blog, including how to make your own.

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.

5 Surprising Ways to Add Flavor to Your Morning Coffee

Hugo Coffee offers creative ways to spice up your coffee
Coffee never gets boring, but some mornings do (Not saying names but…. Monday’s could use a little perking up). There are so many different creamer flavors available for purchase in local supermarkets, but why not try something new? Add some natural flavors to your morning brew and catch your Mondays off guard.

Keeping Your Mornings Fresh: Coffee Storage Products and Tips

Hugo Coffee in Park City Utah with Tips for Coffee Storage
For anyone who has tasted coffee that was brewed with stale beans that had been stored improperly, you know that storing your coffee the right way is of utmost importance. You wouldn’t think that storing these dried little beans in the wrong place would make such a difference, but it really does. For the sake of your morning and all mornings to come, utilize these tips on coffee bean storage.