*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                       Tomato, Basil And Barley Soup
 
 Recipe By     : Tomatoes Love Herbs
 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Soups & Stews                    Vegetarian
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    4      Tbsp          Soft Butter
    2      Medium        Sweet Onions -- Chopped
    2      Qt            Water
    8      Medium        Tomatoes -- Peeled And Chopped
    1      Cup           Barley
    1      Large Clove   Garlic -- On A Toothpick
    2      Tbsp          Chopped Fresh Basil
                         salt and freshly ground pepper
 
 Melt the butter in a large pot and add the onions.  Cook over low heat
 until the onions are soft and golden. Bring the water to a boil and add
 the onions, tomatoes, barley, garlic and basil.  Simmer covered for 1 to
 1-1/2 hours. Remove the garlic. Add salt and pepper to taste.