Barley Recipes

Use recipes with barley to mix up your whole grain routine. You can spice things up with with Indian barley recipes for dinner—or start your day with breakfast barley recipes that have mild nutty flavor.

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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 up with the best cabbage dish. My vegetarian cabbage soup was the clear winner—they ate the whole pot! —Lorraine Caland, Shuniah, Ontario

Beef Barley Skillet

2 reviews

This versatile dish goes together fast since it's made with quick-cooking barley. You can make it with ground turkey or...


Barley and Corn Casserole

2 reviews

This hearty colorful casserole goes well with pork, chicken or fish. For convenience, it can be made ahead and refrigerated...


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....


Southwest Barley Salad

With black beans, corn, peppers and onions, this tasty barley dish is a filling accompaniment to any entree. Plus, the...


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,...

Corn and Barley Relish

1 review

Barley is an over-looked grain but it is so delicious and easy to work with. This relish highlights barley with...


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...


Colorful Barley Salad

Chili powder and cumin give this distinctive barley salad a subtle Tex-Mex flavor. It's a super make-ahead side dish. Folks...


Barley Casserole

2 reviews

"Growing up on a farm, I was used to eating good wholesome food, including a variety of barley dishes," informs...


Vegetable Barley Saute

1 review

This wonderful side dish can easily be turned into a hearty entree by adding cooked chicken. —Taste of Home Test...

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...


Mushroom Barley Bake

1 review

The first time I tasted this barley bake was when my daughter, a busy nurse, mother and farm wife, made...


Beef Barley Stew

9 reviews

I like barley, so I knew I had to try this beef and barley stew recipe when I ran across...


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....


Beef and Barley Mulligan

2 reviews

This hearty recipe was in a handmade recipe book I received from a relative as a bridal shower gift.—Dawn Supina,...


Three-Bean Soup

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

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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...


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...


Broccoli Barley Soup

1 review

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


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 -...


Sausage-Barley Casserole

This is the perfect dish for a cool winter evening. It uses a grain which is usually reserved for baking...