Beef, Mushroom And Barley Soup

Beef, Mushroom And Barley Soup

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Aurora Bisig

By
@aurorabisig

Warms you up on a winter day!!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
8-10
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 oz
    dried mushrooms
  • 3 c
    boiling-hot water plus 8 cups cold water
  • 1 lb
    cross-cut beef short ribs or flanken
  • 2 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    black pepper
  • 2 c
    onions chopped
  • 2 medium
    carrots, cut into 1/4-inch dice
  • 2 medium
    celery ribs, cut into 1/4-inch dice
  • 1/2 lb
    fresh cremini mushrooms, trimmed and quartered
  • 2 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1/2 c
    pearl barley
  • 1/4 c
    fresh dill

How to Make Beef, Mushroom And Barley Soup

Step-by-Step

  1. Soak dried mushrooms in boiling-hot water in a bowl until softened, about 20 minutes. Drain in a paper-towel-lined sieve set over a bowl and reserve soaking liquid. Rinse mushrooms, pat dry, and finely chop.
  2. Bring soaked mushrooms, soaking liquid, ribs, salt, pepper, and remaining 8 cups water to a boil in a 6- to 8-quart pot, then reduce heat and simmer, partially covered, skimming foam, until meat is just tender, about 1 hour. Transfer ribs with a slotted spoon to a cutting board to cool, reserving broth.
  3. While meat simmers, cook onion, carrots, celery, and creminis in oil in a 12-inch heavy skillet over moderate heat, stirring occasionally, until well browned, 15 to 20 minutes. Stir in barley and cook, stirring, 1 minute.
  4. Discard bones, fat, and gristle from meat, then cut meat into 1/2-inch pieces and add to broth along with barley mixture. Simmer, uncovered, until barley is tender, about 40 minutes. Skim fat from surface, then stir in dill and salt to taste.

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About Beef, Mushroom And Barley Soup

Course/Dish: Soups Beef Beef Soups
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtags: #mushroom #barley



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