Split peas make this a perfect hearty soup for cool nights.
Ingredient: low-sodium chicken broth
This risotto recipe is nearly foolproof. Cooking it in a slow cooker takes away the need to stir the risotto, making this a great option for busy people.
Barley is a whole grain that is a good source of fiber and iron. It has a sweeter flavor than rice and helps thicken up soups and stews.