Slow Cook:8 hrs to 10 hrs (low) or 4 to 5 hours (high)
Lamb Birria with Barley and Dried Plums
Trim fat from meat. Cut meat into 1-inch cubes. In a 3 1/2- to 4-quart slow cooker combine meat, broth, tomatoes, onion, barley, plums, wine, ancho chile pepper, garlic, pasilla chile pepper, salt, ginger, cinnamon, and cloves.
Cover and cook on low-heat setting for 8 to 10 hours or on high-heat setting for 4 to 5 hours.
Serve in bowls. Top servings with tomato, parsley, and tortilla strips. Serve with lime wedges.
Crisp Tortilla Strips
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Roll up each flour tortilla. Using a sharp knife, slice tortilla roll crosswise for long, thin strips. Lightly coat tortilla strips with nonstick cooking spray and spread on a baking sheet. Bake about 5 minutes or until golden. Cool.