Ristretto | The Old Guard Is New Again
Date of Publication: June 29, 2012
The New York Times’ Oliver Strand interviews George.
A great piece bringing George from the Coffee Connection days to now!
“Sometimes the old guard is also the avant-garde. Richard Serra still has his edge, ditto Patti Smith —
the two artists surfaced in the 1970s, flirted with mainstream success and seem more comfortable hanging out at the fringe of the establishment than taking a seat at the table. And there’s George Howell, who has revolutionized how coffee is traded, roasted and prepared for the nearly 40 years he’s been in the business…” Read more