Beans & Barley

Beans & Barley

1 onion, chopped
1 carrot, chopped
1 cup white beans, uncooked
1/2 teaspoon prepared mustard
1/2 cup split peas, dried
1/4 cup pearl barley
1/2 cup mushrooms, chopped
1 cup pinto beans, uncooked
4 cups vegetable bouillon or broth
2 tablespoons parsley, minced
1/4 cup lentils, dried

Soak white beans and pinto beans overnight. Saute onion, mushrooms,
and carrots in 1 tablespoon of vegetable broth until tender. Add to
sauteed vegetables drained beans, vegetable bouillon, mustard and
parsley. Bring to boil. Reduce heat, cover and simmer 45 minutes.
Add split peas. lentils and barley. Cover and simmer another hour
until all the beans are tender. Or, combine all ingredients in a big
slow cooker on low for 12-14 hours.

Serves 4