There are two things I associate with Barley; Beer & Soup!
Cooking Technique: Simmer
Origin: Middle East
Barley is a member of the grass family and is a major cultivated cereal crop. Wild Barley grows in the Middle East. You can classify Barley by how many rows of grains there are on each head. The amount of rows determines how many kernels you can get from each head.
Barley is cultivated for animal feed, human consumption or malting, MALTING??? So, that is what makes Malted Milk Shakes taste the way they do; interesting!!
Well, that’s all I have about Barley! Not a very interesting food, but I want to tell you about all of the foods, so…