the story behind the sauce
Hello, I’m Lauren AND As a lifelong adventurous eater, I’ve tried a lot of crazy things, but I never thought hot sauce in coffee WAS A SANE OPTION until a friend dared me to try it.
And it sucked.
But I wondered if there was a way to add spice to my coffee. When THERE WAs NO easy solution, Ujjo was born.
Ujjo (Ooo-joe): the word for “fire” in Konkani, spoken on the west coast of India, IS An homage and a love letter to my dad, an Indian immigrant who instilled a fire in my palate – and my heart – from the very beginning.