Sauté first 3 ingredients in hot oil in a large skillet until tender; remove from heat.
Stir in matzo farfel and next 5 ingredients. Spoon into a lightly greased 1 1/2-quart baking dish.
Bake at 375° for 30 minutes. Garnish, if desired.
This recipe is outstanding. Every year when I make it I am always asked for a copy of the recipe.