This spicy, delicious and healthy side salad is good for any occasion. If you love Mediterranean Cuisine, you will love my side salad. I dedicate this to my spicy and beautiful friend Hana Clegg. Cooking with Passion, sw:)
1Add lentils and bay leaf to 3 cups of water. Bring to a boil. Reduce to a simmer and cook for 20 minutes or until lentils are tender. Remove drain and cool.
2Meanwhile, in a jar with a tight fitting lid, combine olive oil, lemon juice, zest, garlic and salt. Cover and shake until well blended. Add lentils and remaining ingredients to a mixing bowl. Pour vinaigrette in bowl and mix well. Transfer to a salad bowl and cover. Chill for at least 1 hour temperature. Bring to room temperature before serving.