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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.

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.

5 Gifts for Coffee and Dog Lovers

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We came up with a list of gifts to give to dog lovers who also love coffee. Here are five items you probably haven’t Googled yet.  BONUS: When you give the gift of Hugo Coffee, you are also giving to dog rescue organizations automatically! Let's give more animals homes for the holidays.

Featured Blog: Biscuit's Space

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Recently, I had the opportunity and pleasure of interviewing Claudia McMullin, owner of Hugo Coffee Roasters, located in Park City, Utah.  What makes this company unique is its commitment to dog rescue. 

10 important lessons we’ve learned from our dogs

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Most dogs spend a lot of time laying around, just watching the world go by. They have an awful lot of time to think - and we are pretty sure they'...

Leftover coffee? Make these muffins.

Hugo Coffee Gluten Free Muffins with Leftover Coffee
Here at Hugo, we hate letting anything go to waste. Especially coffee. That’s why we put together this recipe that calls for leftover, lukewarm brew. Why just drink coffee when you could eat it, too? 

Iced Coffee vs. Cold Brew

Iced Coffee vs Cold Brew

If you’ve ever made iced coffee at home and ended up with completely mediocre results, you’re not alone. It all goes smoothly until you add the ice, right?

We recommend ditching the iced coffee all together, and going for the cold brew instead.

10 dog friendly hikes around Park City

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Park City offers hundreds of well-maintained hiking trails to the public, and the majority of them are dog friendly - lucky us! Here is a list of our top 10 favorite places to hike with our furry friends.

Can dogs drink coffee?

Can dogs drink coffee? Hugo Coffee Roasters does the research

Can Fido have a sip of coffee? As a roasting company that helps save dogs, we figured we should know the answer.