Five Bites On Friday

Sunset over Penn Quarter
Photo courtesy Penn Quarter Living

The three guys at Penn Quarter Living — known on the blog as Columbo, gpliving and pqresident — offer up some of their favorite neighborhood bites with bonus drink pairings.

1. Arancine risotto balls with King Estate, Domaine Pinot Gris at PS 7's or ensalada de chayote (squash salad) with Cielo Añejo tequila at Oyamel

2. Toulouse sausage special with La Bastide Saint Dominique Châteauneuf-du-Pape at Bistro D’Oc

3. Pad See Ew with a Capitol GT (lemon ginger ice tea) at Asia Nine

4. Sweetie roll with Asahi beer at Momiji

5. Peanut butter pie with coffee and a tawny port at Clyde’s of Gallery Place

Five Bites is a place for Metrocurean readers — and now DC's top chefs — to share all the delicious things they've been eating and drinking. E-mail five of your favorites and whether you'd like your name and a picture included to metrocurean AT gmail DOT com.

Stay tuned at noon for Five Bites from Haidar Karoum, executive chef at Proof.