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Yelp’s Family Feud in Minneapolis!



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The Twin Cities Yelp Elite Squad stayed up way past bedtime this week for Yelp's Family Feud! "How do you know this party was a winner?" Rachael A asks. "My non-yelping manfriend declared, 'I am SO going to Yelp about this!'"Much like our grandparents, our hosts at My Burger spoiled us rotten, hooking us up with pretty much anything a Yelper's heart desired from their highly customizable menu. This fast food joing near Lake Calhoun isn't skimping on service or flavor either. The owners debuted a secret Yelp burger topped with house-cured pork belly, bacon mayonnaise and goat cheese. Leah G called it "mind-numbingly good. I had only one thought while I was eating it: DEVOUR." Though the Yelp Elite burger has been retired, the My Burger's August Burger of the Month features brie, red onions sauteed in red wine and orange marmalade aioli… mmmhmmm… 

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Thirsty at a Yelp event? Pish posh. Summit Brewing brought near a half-dozen kinds of beer to choose from, including their signature Extra Pale Ale with a refreshing summer infusion of hops, tangerine and general awesomeness. Not to be outdone by My Burger's chilly malts, Summit showed off what just might be the finest invention in the land: Oatmeal Stout Floats.

No need to watch re-runs here—Intern Lauren J created a rousing gameshow that kept this little Yelp family partying well after dark. Mahesh K gives Lo a special thanks for "not throwing me out of the game for my ridiculous answers." Survey says, "Best gameshow host ever!"

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Team 651 overtook Team 612 in an epic Family Feud battle and a chance to win My Burger prize packs, a Summit six-pack, tickets to the upcoming Twin Cities Beer Fest, Senator Amy Klobochar's tater tot hot dish recipe and a Summit cribbage board made locally from reclaimed wood. Congrats to all our winners!

Yelpers came sporting their family reunion best, so luckily the too-talented-for-words Melissa Oholendt was on hand to take plenty of awkward family photos (grab your 8×10 on Flickr). If you attended the party, you can send your thanks to our generous event partners My Burger, Summit Brewing and Melissa by leaving a review on the special listing! And if you're interested in finding out how to snag an invite to a future Yelp event, learn more about the Elite Squad!

Until next time,
Annie D.

Twin Cities Yelp Community Manager  

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