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An Australian Celebration!



Yesterday CEO Jeremy Stoppelman and the Yelp AU team celebrated our launch into Australia – with a very Melbourne evening of cocktails in new laneway bar EDV!

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Bar

EDV is a sister bar to the award-winning Eau de Vie in Sydney. Hidden down a laneway behind an unmarked wooden door, owner Greg Sanderson and his team wowed us with a range of exciting cocktails and Spanish influenced canapés. Highlights included a "Yuzu Mule" – a mix of vodka, yuzu curd and homemade ginger beer served in a copper cup; and the "Nitro Punch"- a mix of vodka, apple, pinot grigio and apricot brandy served with liquid nitrogen for a super chilled and smoking effect. 

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In attendance were creative Melburnians including local food bloggers, entrepreneurs, champion baristas, small business owners – even a magician! Some of our guests downloaded the Yelp app on to their phones so they could be the first to check-in. As Jeremy mentioned, there has been phenomenal interest in our Australian launch – after a very busy week it was an excellent opportunity to enjoy a cocktail and chat with guests about all things Australia.

 

People

 

So thank you Melbourne for your warm welcome! We're very excited to be here.

 

Thanks

Check out all the photos HERE!

 

Photos by Hannah Babble.

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