Now and again, we’ll be highlighting a member of Parlor’s workforce with a little bit of espresso discuss. The format is a play on the 18th-century parlor sport that will later turn into popularized because the Proust Questionnaire, centered round inquiries to assessment one’s character. (Admittedly, our model has a coffee-influenced twist.)
Steve Razzano, Manufacturing Supervisor + Roaster
Hometown: Lake Ronkonkoma, New York
Present roastery jam: The Stone Roses, “I Wanna Be Adored“
How would you describe your hometown?
Lake Ronkonkoma is the biggest lake on Lengthy Island. It is a couple of half hour drive north or south of both shore. Like many locations on Lengthy Island, the city is called after the Native Individuals that when inhabited the world. Rising up, they instructed us the lake was bottomless. A boy would drown within the lake each summer time, the topic of many city legends. Maude Adams [famous Broadway actress from the early 1900’s] used to have an property there. It was a well-liked trip spot by the 1950’s, however the summer time bungalows have since principally disappeared. Very suburban, strip mall, Irish pub vibes these days.
When did you progress to New York Metropolis?
2008. I began attending the Faculty of Visible Arts,…