Barley Soup Recipes

Barley can lend a rich, earthy flavor to any dish–including barley soup. Try these tempting barley soup recipes for lentil soup, beef barley soup, hamburger soup, stone soup, mushroom barley soup, chicken barley soup and more.

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    27 Comforting Barley Soup Recipes

    If you’re in search of a hearty and cozy meal, look no farther than these barley soup recipes.

    Cabbage Barley Soup

    9 reviews

    My neighbor had an abundance of cabbage, so a group of us had a contest to see who could come...

    Butternut Squash and Barley Soup

    2 reviews

    I love to use my garden produce in this veggie-packed soup. Serve it with oatmeal dinner rolls and you've got...

    Quick Mushroom Barley Soup

    13 reviews

    I surprised my mother with a visit some years ago, and she was preparing this soup when I walked in....

    Mushroom Veggie Barley Soup

    This is one of our foods to eat while watching football games. It really warms us up.—Patricia Maly, Mokena, Illinois

    Ground Beef and Barley Soup

    20 reviews

    I came across this recipe years ago at a recipe exchange through a church group. The contributor didn't sign her...

    Comforting Beef Barley Soup

    17 reviews

    When the weather outside is nippy, we want a bowl of soup that’s chock-full of beef, barley and veggies. It's...

    Beef Barley Lentil Soup

    32 reviews

    I serve this soup often to family and friends on cold nights, along with homemade rolls and a green salad....

    Ground Beef Barley Soup

    6 reviews

    I first tasted this soup when a friend served it to our family one day after church. It's now a...

    Savory Lentil Barley Soup

    1 review

    "I get frequent requests from my family for this thick, full-flavored soup in the winter," reports Myrtle Brandt of Morris,...

    Herbed Beef Barley Soup

    Thyme comes through in this colorful soup that's chock-full of tender beef. You can use any combination of vegetables you...

    White Bean ‘N’ Barley Soup

    2 reviews

    "A friend of mine gave me this recipe, and it's delicious," says Stephanie Land of Sudbury, Ontario.

    Southwestern Chicken Barley Soup

    6 reviews

    Kell Ferell of Alamo, North Dakota drives 80 miles round-trip every day for her job, so she needs quick, healthy...

    Bacon, Beef and Barley Soup

    3 reviews

    With a medley of barley, beef and vegetables, this thick, stew-like soup is brimming with flavor and texture. Every spoonful...

    Beef Barley Soup with Roasted Vegetables

    9 reviews

    The beauty of this soup is that you can roast the vegetables separately in the oven while it's simmering away....

    Barley Bean Chili

    1 review

    Most folks have heard of barley soup, but this barley chili takes them by surprise. My variation features a delectable...

    Hearty Barley Beef Soup

    1 review

    A big slice of sourdough bread goes great with a bowl of this heart-warming soup that's brimming with beef and...

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    Mushroom Barley Soup for Two

    10 reviews

    This is part of my favorite meal, quick and easy to prepare and the perfect amount for two of us....

    Hearty Vegetable Barley Soup

    2 reviews

    My mom picked up this barley soup recipe in her fitness class and passed it to me. It’s loaded with...

    Mushroom Bean Barley Soup

    Here's a hearty soup that is delicious and chock-full of vegetables. I like to eat it with a chunk of...

    Slow-Cooked Beef Barley Soup

    20 reviews

    “My hubby doesn't usually consider a bowl of soup 'dinner,' but this hearty, comforting soup, served with cornbread on the...

    Three-Bean Soup

    This is a terrific recipe for cold days. Even my young son asks for it! I like it because it's...

    Swiss-Barley Mushroom Soup

    In this recipe, hearty barley and rich Swiss cheese add a flavorful twist to traditional mushroom soup. You'll find one...

    Dilly Beef Barley Soup

    My mother and grandmother were wonderful cooks who taught me to create foods that were both attractive and full-flavored. This...

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    Turkey Barley Soup

    I originally created this turkey barley soup as a way to use Thanksgiving leftovers. I think you'll agree it's too...

    Vegetable Bean Barley Soup

    4 reviews

    This hearty soup is as filling as it is comforting. Full of zucchini, barley, tomatoes and carrots, it's one recipe...

    Broccoli Barley Soup

    1 review

    The addition of barley makes this both a flavorful and hearty broccoli soup.

    Savory Mushroom-Barley Soup

    2 reviews

    Fresh mushrooms and barley star in this tasty soup shared by Christine Wright of Franklinton, North Carolina. Onions, celery and...

    Roast Beef and Barley Soup

    2 reviews

    When making this soup, I tend to clean out the refrigerator by adding all kinds of leftovers. In fact, my...

    Barley Broccoli Soup

    1 review

    This original recipe of mine was a winner in a barley soup contest. Barley makes it hearty and nutritious -...