By Jessica Miller
8 Fast Facts about Hugo Bar & Eatery, Purcellville’s new cocktail lounge (opened in May)
- The owners are Michael Mercer and Jason Miller
- They sell wine on the go – 15% off cases.
- Cocktails are made with products from Purcellville’s Catoctin Creek Distillery.
- They serve pizza & calzone prepared on a brick oven hearth (see menu here).
- Hugo is located in the same renovated farm house as WK Hearth in Purcellville.
- The cocktails are inspired by Hugo Ensslin recipes (author of one of the most influential cocktail books ever).
- Tuesday nights are “flight nights” (3-2oz tastes of 3 different wines, whites or reds).
- $10 off of bottles on Tuesdays.