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Yelp’s CakeLove Crush



The Yelp DC Elite Squad has a crush and unlike the fifth grade we aren't afraid to tell all!

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Food Network star, cookbook author and CakeLove bakery owner Warren Brown was on hand to unveil his new cupcake recipe which was created directly in response to Yelp reviews over the past few years. Attendees were able to ask questions, make suggestions, and were all sent home with a specially decorated Yelp cookie and a sample of his new brainchild Cake in a Jar! "I have a true admiration for Warren. Most
businesses don't listen to what us customers are
complaining or raving about. CakeLove took the criticisms and created better cupcakess along with new
ideas. The cupcake showcase that day was on point aka scrumptious!" raves Nicholas A

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NeatMeat DC
whose tagline is Not Your Average (Sloppy) Joe! was also in attendance to celebrate their opening day! Yelpers noshed on a variety of sliders including the: Stay Classy Joe, Thanksgiving Joe and the vegetarian It's All Greek to Me Joe! "I don't even know how to adequately rave about NeatMeat. They are my new
favorite food truck. I could have eaten 10 of their Club Joes!" confesses Mollymae M.

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It was a typically hot, muggy DC summer day but Yelpers refreshed with libations from the aptly named Cupcake Vineyards. Bryan W is a fan of their Red Velvet blend: "Lots of jammy dark red fruits, coffee, chocolate and a little spice in the back end," he muses. Elites also rocked out in BrinkMedia's sweet interactive photo booth which displayed images in real-time on a giant rotating screen as well as instantly upload photos to their Twitter and Facebook feeds. A few lucky guests went home with Yelp prize packs that included Taste of Georgetown ticket packages and an autographed book of Warren Brown's cookbook CakeLove in the Morning.

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A big virtual high fives goes out to David Dang Designs for capturing the evening on camera! Check all the photos out here. If you want to catch more of the party buzz, hop over to the event listing to read all about the excitement from your fellow yelpers.

Until Then…Keep Yelping for the Stars,

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Kimberly "Sugar Bear" V
Yelp DC Community Manager

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