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Elite Event: Frose and Photography at Central Social Hall



Wow! What a way to celebrate those 2018 Elite badges and start a new year of Elite events. The squad were invited to Central Social Hall  (Downtown and St Albert) to experience a chef’s table with a very special menu created just for the Yelp Elite Squad. hosted by Jesse Kupina and Vance Bosch, who explained the evolution of their Edmonton biz. 

 We were warmly welcomed with a bubbly glass of Prosecco to cleanse the pallet, followed by the most delicious Texas Dry Rub Ribs, up next was Perogies served with the most addictive sour cream sauce. Time for a cocktail break, Frose obvz. This is a frozen strawberry puree and Rose wine cocktail ad the namesake of the event. Who says frozen drinks are just for summer?
These guys have no shame in saying they love the occasional McDonalds, but what if it had fresh ingredients? Well… they made it! The ‘Ronald’ burger is a pressed Alberta beef patty with all the toppings and CSH’s version of the Big Mac Sauce. Next a little beer tasting with an IPA, that really brought out the flavours in the chicken and rocket linguini. Seriously we could not take another bite! Just kidding. Fresh homemade doughnuts were served as a finale! Cinnamon and powdered sugar doughnut dipped into the rosemary anglaise dip really topped the night and left us bursting at the seams. These guys take sourcing ingredients for their menu seriously and you can tell with the quality dishes they serve. Elevated pub food in a modern surrounding and super trendy environment. Big thank you to Central Social Hall for two amazing events back to back.

Yelp brought in a couple of professional photographers (shout out to Zane and Oscar), Zane gave a concise and easy to follow presentation on how to take some really amazing images of the dishes and drinks using just a camera phones. They were  on hand the whole night for advise and tips. It was really fun to see how much everyone learned and played with the lighting to create some awesome shots!You all have some mad photography skills now.

Remember to find your light, set the stage, frame your shot, pic your focus, and easy on the effects!

Wanna see some of those amazing images taken by the squad? Check them out and read the reviews over on the event pages – Central Social Hall, Downtown and Central Social Hall, St Albert.

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