Total Time
1hr 40mins
Prep 25 mins
Cook 1 hr 15 mins

I like this with a lot of pepper. You can use 1/2 cup of rice instead of barley if you prefer.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Brown ground beef. Drain.
  2. Add tomatoes with juice (break up with spatula), carrots, celery, onion, barley, water, salt and pepper.
  3. Heat to boiling. Reduce heat to low. Cover and simmer 30 minutes.
  4. Add potatoes, corn and green beans.
  5. Cover and simmer 45 minutes longer.
  6. More water can be added if necessary.

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