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NYC Elite Euro-Trip to Belcourt!



Summer may be winding down in the Big Apple but the party is only just getting started! Since Labor Day left most of us Americana'd out, the Manhattan Yelp Elites took a much needed Euro tour courtesy of the friendly folks at Belcourt in the East Village. Offering a simple and novel take on French bistro cuisine, Belcourt served up sensous samples of grilled octopus with cilantro-jalapeño sauce, spicy BBQ pork cheeks over polenta, Rock Shrimp fritters, chicken liver paté crostinis, seasoned frites, sangria jello shots and sweet corn soup.

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Along with all those fabulous foodie treats, Elites indulged mad Moscow Mules with handshaved ginger and bubbly brews courtesy of thefrenchbeer.com

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After grabbing a goodie bags stuffed with housemade hot sauce, ganache, Yelp sweatbands and discounted dining galore another event awaited. The kind folks at Nomad served stray yelpers complimentary North African desserts, tea and sangria al fresco for the official after-party!

The following lucky raffle winners snagged prizes ranging from $50 dinner certificates to Belcourt to exclusive tickets to the 2010 Vendy Awards on September 25th: Iris Yen, Charles Lai, Rebecca Altrien, Jenn Butler, Andrew M, Kristen McBride. Congratulations, you should expect an email tomorrow morning with details on claiming your gift!

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Don't forget to check out the reviews and photos by Ben Lozovsky to get even more juicy details.

Until next time, SYOY!

Jane K & Yelp NYC

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