cooking with barley

Cooking with Barley

Apr 13, 2018 | 10:49

Chef Eric Johnson stops by the kitchen to share a few recipes using barley.

Eric Johnson

Chef Eric Johnson

Apr 13, 2018 | 2:40

We meet up with chef Eric Johnson of Iowa City to learn a little about his philosophy of cooking.

growing barley

Growing Barley

Apr 13, 2018 | 3:54

We visit eastern Iowa to see how barley is harvested.



Apr 12, 2018 | 27 min

While barley might not seem like the typical ingredient you cook with, it’s actually quite versatile. It can help thicken soups, be a flavor enhancer in salads, or even be the star ingredient in...

barley apple tart

Apple Pie Tarts with Puffed Barley Topping

A delicious apple dessert using Iowa-grown barley.

barley risotto

Cured Pork Belly with Barley Risotto

A unique barley risotto with delicious Iowa pork.