/ Beef Soups
Dad's special beef-barley stew
cut up beef stew meat
carrots, cut into chunks
1Place flour in plastic, resealable bag. Add beef to bag and shake to coat. Melt butter in lg pot over med-high heat.
2Brown beef on all sides. Add broth, coffee, thyme, salt and pepper. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low.
3Add barley, simmer 1 hr. Add potatoes, carrots and onions. Simmer 1 more hour, stirring occasionally.
About Dad's special beef-barley stew