Hearty Beef and Barley Soup

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

From Taste Of Home

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large nonstick saucepan, brown beef until juices evaporate, stirring often.
  2. Add mushrooms and garlic powder; cook until mushrooms are tender. Add broth, carrots, thyme and pepper.
  3. Bring to a boil. Stir in barley.
  4. Cover and cook over low heat for 20 minutes or until barley is tender.
Most Helpful

This was tasty and easy. Tasted like it had cooked all day! I added 2 tbls. of dried onion flakes. Canned tomatoes or grean beans would be a good addition, also. Hit the spot on this dreary day (in summer, no less :( )

Outta Here July 29, 2007

This recipe was good, and will probably become a recipe for weeknights. I did add an undrained can of diced tomatoes though, for my family's personal preference.

Faux Domesticity February 06, 2007