Total Time
12hrs 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 12 hrs

Found in response to an online request, this recipe sounds like something I want to try... so am posting it so I can find it!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oil in large soup pot, sauté onion and beef until brown, add vegetables and continue to sauté for 2 minutes, add remaining spices and barley. Stir and sauté another 2 minutes.
  2. Add remaining vegetables (optional) and tomato paste (optional) and enough water to bring volume to about 6 quarts. Bring to a slow simmer and simmer for 12 hours. Remove fat.
  3. This can be eaten after 4 or 5 hours, but it improves with longer cooking.