Mom's Beef Barley Soup

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Deb Lund

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@luv2cookDeb

I have a family of men and they love this hearty soup. It makes alot and freezes well.

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Rating:

★★★★★ 5 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
3 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2 Tbsp
    oil, margarine or butter
  • 4
    ribs of celery sliced
  • 1 large
    white or yellow onion diced
  • 1/2 c
    finely diced green pepper
  • 5 large
    carrots sliced into medallions
  • 1-2 lb
    stew meat cut up 1/2 in cubes. you can use round steak or a well trimmed chuck roast as well
  • 1/2+ c
    sherry, beef broth, water or dry red wine for pan deglazing
  • 6 c
    beef broth
  • 6 c
    water
  • 1 tsp
    Lawry's seasoned salt or similar product. this is added to taste.
  • 2
    bay leaf
  • 1 c
    pearled barley (or hulled barley which requires longer cooking time but provides more fiber)
  • 1/2 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1 can(s)
    beans (pinto or great northern whites) dained and rinsed
  • ·
    any veggies you may want to add. adding green beans, peas or similar veggies do not change the basic flavor of the soup.

How to Make Mom's Beef Barley Soup

About Mom's Beef Barley Soup

Course/Dish: Beef Beef Soups
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #barley



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