Barley Stew with Leeks, Mushrooms, and Greens Recipe

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Submitted by lynnaeb

Makes 3 servings



Barley Stew with Leeks, Mushrooms, and Greens

Recipe Ingredients for Barley Stew with Leeks, Mushrooms, and Greens

1 tablespoon olive oil, divided
1 1/2 cups chopped leeks (about 2 small stalks; white and pale green parts only)
8 ounces sliced crimini mushrooms
2 garlic cloves, pressed
2 1/4 teaspoons minced fresh rosemary
14 1/2 ounce diced tomatoes in juice
1 cup pearl barley
4 cups (or more) low sodium vegetable broth
8 ounces kale (about 1 bunch), trimmed, center stalks removed, leaves coarsely chopped (about 8 cups packed)

Recipe Directions for Barley Stew with Leeks, Mushrooms, and Greens

Heat oil in heavy large pot over medium heat. Add leeks; sprinkle with salt and pepper and sauté until leeks begin to soften, stirring often, about 5 minutes. Add mushrooms, garlic, and rosemary; increase heat to medium-high and saut? until mushrooms soften and begin to brown, stirring often, about 7 minutes. Add tomatoes with juice; stir 1 minute. Add barley and 4 cups broth; bring to boil. Reduce heat to low, cover, and simmer until barley is almost tender, about 20 minutes. Add kale; stir until wilted, about 1 minute. Cover and simmer until kale and barley are tender, adding more broth by 1/4 cupfuls as needed for desired stew consistency, about 10 minutes.
Categories

Soup, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 726.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
417
Calories from Fat
56
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.2g
10%
Saturated Fat
1.0g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
589mg
25%
Potassium
960mg
27%
Total Carbohydrates
81.7g
27%
Dietary Fiber
14.6g
58%
Sugars
9.2g
Protein
12.9g
Vitamin A 264% Vitamin C 199%
Calcium 20% Iron 29%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in manganese
  • High in selenium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
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