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...


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 have...


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....

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....


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

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...


Barley Casserole

2 reviews

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


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,...


Vegetable Barley Salad

1 review

"I adapted this great-tasting wholesome salad from another recipe," notes Marge Chapko from Eau Claire, Wisconsin. "I serve it to...

Barley Chicken Chili

4 reviews

I was looking for a new recipe for chicken when I discovered a dish I thought my husband might like....


Lentil Barley Stew

You can have your comfort food and nutrition, too, when you stir up Sandy Starks' scrumptious stew. "We love this...


Barley Vegetable Stew

1 review

From Waupaca, Wisconsin, Barbara Lane shares the recipe for a hearty barley stew that's sure to take the edge off...


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...


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.

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...


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...


Vegetable Barley Bake

1 review

Forget the potatoes and rice, and consider this change-of-pace dinner accompaniment. Wholesome barley makes for a heart-smart dish that complements...


Veggie Barley Salad

"When I took this salad to a family potluck, it was such a hit! I often fix it with basil-flavored...


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 -...


Lentil-Barley Ham Soup

5 reviews

“This hearty veggie-and-herb soup is light and easy to prepare, yet still has all the delicious flavor of my grandmother's...


Corn and Red Pepper Barley Salad

1 review

Here's a delicious way to present barley at its best. Instead of being lost in a sea of other ingredients...

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Balsamic Grilled Vegetable and Barley Salad

Add an unexpected taste to grilled vegetables with a glaze made with balsamic vinegar, fresh herbs and some honey and...


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...


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Chicken Barley Soup

19 reviews

No question—this is my favorite barley soup! It's so filling that I serve it as a hearty main dish, and...


Mixed Rice and Barley Bake

The mellow flavor of the wholesome grains in this nutritious casserole is enhanced by garlic, onion and thyme. "The hearty...


Rice and Barley Pilaf

3 reviews

With a trio of whole grains, wild and brown rice and barley, this is packed with nutrition. Add half-and-half and...


Baked Barley and Wild Rice

“We eat many whole grain dishes, but this is our favorite.” Not only is it heartwarming and flavorful, it also...