Vegetable Beef Soup
This vegetable soup has minimal prep and nearly cooks itself! Toss in the ingredients and let it cook on your stove top for a hearty, satisfying meal. It will take you back to Grandma's kitchen.
1 pound lean ground beef1 medium onion, chopped1 medium green bell peppers, chopped2 (14.5 ounce) cans beef broth1 (28 ounce) can Red Gold® Whole Peeled Tomatoes 28 oz, drained, and cut into bite-sized pieces1 cup frozen whole kernel corn1 (10 ounce) package frozen mixed vegetables3 potatoes, peeled and chopped or 1 cup frozen hash brown potatoesSalt and black pepper to taste1 bay leaf1 (46 ounce) can Red Gold® Fresh Squeezed Tomato Juice 46 oz3/4 cup quick cooking barley
- In a large soup kettle brown ground beef, onion and green bell pepper; drain off excess fat. Sir in beef broth, whole peeled plum tomatoes, corn, frozen vegetables, potatoes, salt, black pepper, bay leaf, tomato juice and barley.
- Heat to boiling; reduce heat and cook for 30 minutes. Remove bay leaf. And cook an additional 30 minutes.