Time: 3 hours

Most suitable for winter

  1. 2 lbs. of shin of beef
  2. 1/4 lb. of pearl barley
  3. a large bunch of parsley
  4. 4 onions
  5. 6 potatoes
  6. salt to taste
  7. pepper to taste
  8. 4 quarts of water
  • Put all the ingredients into a large soup pot.
  • Simmer gently for 3 hours.

  • Source: The Book of Household Management by Isabella Beeton (1859)

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