Total Time
1hr 50mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

A very hearty soup that makes a great warm supper at the end of a cold day. If you want a lighter fare, try substituting ground chicken or turkey. If you are not abig fan of lentils and split peas, use 3/4 of barley only.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large stockpot, combine water, tomato sauce, dried soup mix, bouillon cube, carrot, potato, celery and seasonings; bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer, covered for about 1 hout. Add beef. Cook for 30 minutes longer.


Most Helpful

Fabulous soup !! The previous reviewer seems not to know what soup mix is !!! So easy and so yummy - thanks for posting.

katew September 02, 2008

there's no barley listed in the ingredients and no lentils nor split peas

tygerhart October 15, 2006

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