Hearty Hamburger Soup

Recipe by SHARILEE

Prep Time: 15 mins

Cook Time: 2 hrs 30 mins

Total Time: 2 hrs 45 mins


1 ½ pounds ground beef

1 onion, minced

4 carrots, minced

3 celery ribs, thinly sliced

½ cup barley

3 (10 ounce) cans beef broth

1 (28 ounce) can diced tomatoes

2 cups water

1 (10.5 ounce) can condensed tomato soup

1 bay leaf

1 tablespoon parsley

1 teaspoon minced garlic

½ teaspoon dried thyme

ground black pepper, to taste


  1. Heat a large soup pot over medium-high heat, and crumble in ground beef. Cook and stir until beef is evenly browned and no longer pink. Drain and discard any excess grease.
  1. Stir in onion, carrots, celery, and barley. Pour in beef broth, diced tomatoes, water, and condensed soup. Season with bay leaf, parsley, garlic, thyme, and pepper. Bring to a boil then reduce the heat and cover.
  1. Simmer for 2 hours, stirring frequently. Remove bay leaf before serving.
  1. Serve hot and enjoy!

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

Calories 223, total fat 9g, sodium 622mg,  total carbohydrate 20g,  dietary fiber 3g, protein 15g