Mushroom Lentil Barley Stew

Total Time
4hrs 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 4 hrs

Adapted from a recipe at This is vegan if vegetable broth is used and the cheese is omitted. You can also add cubes of stew beef (brown it first in a skillet) if you like.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine everything except optional ingredients in slow cooker. Cook on high 4-6 hours or low 8-12 hours. If using spinach and/or tomatoes, add 2 hours before serving. If using lemon juice and/or parmesan cheese, add just before serving.
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Loved this. Very simple to make and super delicious. And my kids inhaled it. Thanks for posting!

Serah B. August 15, 2011