7 Great Bites and Sips From Newport Folk Festival 2012

[Photography: Jessica Leibowitz]

Ah, the glories of summer: barbecues by the dozen, armfuls of perfect tomatoes, ice cream galore... and it's peak music festival season! This weekend, we jammed out at the Newport Folk Festival. And in between soaking up Alabama Shakes and Jackson Browne (er, plus 25 gallons of rainwater), we searched for some serious food.

Choosing lunch was almost as stressful as realizing we couldn't be at three stages at once (The Head and the Heart! vs Of Monsters and Men! vs Tune-Yards!)—but such challenges are ones we'll gladly take on.


Newport Storms Beer was the official beer of the festival.

While NFF is no Outside Lands, it was appropriately varied to fit all of our hunger pangs. From classics like Ben & Jerry's to trendier farm-fresh tacos, check out our favorite bites and sips >>

Cherry Garcia & Mint Chocolate Chunk, Ben & Jerry's
Mediterranean Platter, Timi's Greek Food
Chicken & Beef Tacos, Tallulah on Thames
Salmon Sliders, Little Billy's Gourmet Food Truck
Rhode Island Blueberry Beer, Newport Storm Beers
Glazed Almonds & Cashews, The Nutty Bavarian
Yaki Soba Chicken, Naked Fish Sushi

Were you at Newport Folk Festival this year? What did we miss?