Way back in June, I had the priveledge of attending a tasting at DUO when they first opened for business. The experience was amazing as was the food. You can imagine my delight when i received an invite from the Yelp Elite Squad to attend a preivew tasting of DUO’s new Brunch menu.

This excited me beyond belief as I was thinking while enjoying my delicious dinner there that it would make the perfect venue for an absolutely girly brunch…

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Yelpers arrived bright and early on a beautiful Saturday morning. It was a first for us since we are all used to seeing eachother at night time… with drinks. But brunch is a great reason to drink before noon. amiright?

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The dining room was gorgeous as always. A small table was set up with danishes, bagels, greek yogurt, fresh fruit and granola. It looked like a pretty standard continental breakfast. I served myself and scored a plush table for me and my friends to sit at.

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The drink sponsor was a vodka vendor and provided us all with spicy bloody marys and wasabi foam. A few of us werent really into the bloody marys and we managed to score some orange juice for screw drivers. Hell yeah.

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The servers came around with a cracktastic french toast with a cookies and cream dipping sauce. It certainly didnt look like much but it was very very tasty.

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There were also some spinach and cheese frittatas with smoky bacon that got mixed reviews. I was a big fan of them. I love frittata.

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We also snacked on banana foster oatmeal risotto. It sounded really fancy but the glue-like consistency of the oatmeal wasnt my fave. The flavors were spot on though.

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My plus one for the event, was Patty-dukes. We didnt plan on dressing the same… but we did. Great minds think alike, yes?

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President of the clean plate club.

 

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There were so many people at this event. I saw a lot of my friends but really couldnt walk around to mingle.

The bar service was awesome. And wouldnt you know it, i bumped into a very sexy lady who was also there for a tasting!

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