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Beefy Mushroom and Barley Stew

1/2 lb Beef stew meat; 1/2-inch cubes
1/2 ts Salt
1/4 ts Black pepper
2 tb All-purpose flour
1 tb Olive oil
2 tb Worcestershire sauce
2 tb Water
1 c Thinly diced carrot
1 c Chopped shallots
1 Clove garlic; minced
8 oz Mushrooms; quartered
1 c No-salt-added beef broth
1 ts Dried rosemary; crushed 14 1/2 oz Diced tomatoes; canned; with liquid
1 Bay leaf 2 1/2 c Water
1 c Uncooked pearl barley
14 oz Artichoke hearts; quartered; drained


Sprinkle beef with salt and pepper; dredge in flour. Heat oil in a large dutch oven over medium high heat. Add beef; cook 4 minutes, browning meat on all sides. Remove from pot.


Reduce heat under pot to medium; stir in worcestershire sauce and 2 tablespoons water. Cook 1 minute, scraping pot to loosen browned bits. Add carrot, shallots, garlic, and mushrooms; saute 3 minutes.


Return beef to pot; stir in broth, rosemary, tomatoes, and bay leaf. Bring to a boil, then cover, reduce heat, and simmer 30 minutes or until beef is tender. Discard bay leaf.


Add 2 1/2 cups water, barley, and artichokes. Bring to a boil, then cover, reduce heat, and simmer 30 minutes or until barley is tender. Serves 6.


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