26 September

Crafted with Purpose: Bar Top and Espresso Machine

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Crafted with Purpose: Bar Top and Espresso Machine

When we decided to open a brick and mortar shop, we knew immediately that we wanted my brother, Montana Mirabella, to be involved in the design and construction of the space. Over many cups of coffee at Verve in Santa Cruz, we discussed with him our vision and mission for Slipstream, the layout of the […]

29 April

How to be a Better Cocktail Consumer

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How to be a Better Cocktail Consumer

Ordering a drink while on a date can be stressful. On one of our first dates, Ryan asked me what I wanted and I replied with my usual “vodka soda”, completely unprepared for his second question: “what kind of vodka do you like?” I glanced quickly at the shelf in front of me. “Kettle?” was […]

11 February

For the Love of Cocktails

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For the Love of Cocktails

The below guest post is by Steve Oshana, our friend and bar consultant. Steve is a mixologist turned consultant with previous leadership roles at BLT Steak and Harvest Moon Hospitality Group. Steve shares our passion for service and will work closely with us to bring a unique and focused cocktail program to Slipstream. Let me […]