Smoky Vegetable and Wheat Berry Stew

Wheat berries and dried white beans are cooked directly within this long-simmering soup.

1 Soak white beans in medium bowl of cold water overnight. Drain, and set aside. 

2 Heat oil in large saucepan or Dutch oven on medium-high. Add leek, carrot, and celery, and season with salt and pepper, if desired. Cook 5 to 7 minutes, or until vegetables are brown around edges. Add garlic and smoked paprika, and sauté 1 minute. Stir in broth or water, tomatoes, wheat berries, soaked …

Wheat berries and dried white beans are cooked directly within this long-simmering soup.

1 Soak white beans in medium bowl of cold water overnight. Drain, and set aside. 

2 Heat oil in large saucepan or Dutch oven on medium-high. Add leek, carrot, and celery, and season with salt and pepper, if desired. Cook 5 to 7 minutes, or until vegetables are brown around edges. Add garlic and smoked paprika, and sauté 1 minute. Stir in broth or water, tomatoes, wheat berries, soaked …