The delicate flavor of olive oil offers a change from the usual one of butter or margarine used in dishes of this type. Add to this all the savory qualities onions present when sauteed with mild vegetables. The color combination also pleases the eye.
This combination of vegetables and lentils, with its hearty flavor and rich brown color is a filling entree. If you prefer, serve a smaller portion as a side dish to accompany an omelette, quiche or soufflé for a vegetarian meal.