Five Bites on Friday

Today's Five Bites come from Lee Moses (at right), a Columbia Heights resident who works for DOD. "I spend my weekends, after cashing those government checks, huddled up at the fantastic new Red Derby, which would be No. 1 on my drinks list," he says.

1. Tostones con mojo at Rumberos

2. Moscow borscht at The Russia House

3. Huevos rancheros at brunch at Asylum

4. Lax pudding at Domku

5. Oyster loaf "Peacemaker" at Louisiana Express

Let Metrocurean readers know which dishes you're enjoying around town by e-mailing five of your favorite dishes or drinks and whether you'd like your name and a picture included to metrocurean AT gmail DOT com.