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Second Annual Bacon & Beer Fest Offers Crowd-Pleasing Tastes

By July 30, 2018Rhode Island, Top News

The 2018 Bacon & Beer Fest took place at The Steel Yard in Providence on June 10. The sold-out event featured food from 28 local restaurants, each offering its favorite bacon dish to pair with a beer from the 28 breweries in attendance. Local restaurants included The East End, El Rancho Grande, Nicks on Broadway, The Salted Slate and the Wharf Pub Newport, while local, regional and national participating breweries included Whalers Brewing, Devil’s Purse Brewing Co., Revival Brewing Co., Foolproof Brewing Company, Narragansett Brewing Co., Two Roads and Beer’d Brewing Co., among many others. Guests voted on their favorite bacon and beer pairing for the “People’s Choice” award, which went to Two Roads Brewing Company of Stratford, Connecticut and Boru Noodle Bar of Newport.

Photos by Laura Widness.

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