Mediterranean Barley

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 174.7
  • Total Fat: 3.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 2.3 mg
  • Sodium: 506.1 mg
  • Total Carbs: 32.9 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 6.2 g
  • Protein: 4.2 g

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Revamped Giant Food Stores recipe Revamped Giant Food Stores recipe
Number of Servings: 4


    1 T margarine, hard
    1.5 T chopped (fine) shallot
    1 cup pearl barley
    15 oz chicken broth
    2 bay leaves
    1 cup finely chopped carrot
    4 mini bell peppers, finely chopped
    1 tsp lemon zest, fresh
    salt & pepper to taste (not in calculation)


Saute shallots in melted margarine for 4-5 minutes. Add barley, stirring constantly until margarine absorbed. Add broth and bay leaf; bring to boil. Reduce heat to low, stir, cover. Simmer until barley is almost tender (~35 minutes).

Add carrots and peppers, cover. Cook for 8-10 minutes, or until veggies are tender.

Remove from heat, add lemon zest, cover and let sit for 10 minutes.

Remove bay leaf prior to serving.

Serving Size: Yields 4 servings

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user GUNIVERA.

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