Mini Chocolate Chip Nutella Cookie Cups

Mini Chocolate Chip Nutella Cookie Cups | In Johnna's Kitchen

When I was still eating gluten and wasn’t conscious of what was in the food I was eating, I would sometimes get this delicious cookie cup thing at the cookie place in the mall.  It was the size of a muffin, not a mini muffin.  Chewy peanut butter cookie filled with some sort of chocolate… 

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Bourbon Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

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These cookies.  Oh my word.  Bourbon. Bacon. Chocolate.  Plus the cookies are gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free, grain-free, refined sugar-free*, vegetarian and vegan.  That’s a whole bunch of food labels when what you really need to know is that these cookies will blow your mind.  Slightly crispy on the outside, chewy on the inside.  Salty with smoky… 

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Cowgirl Bark, a Sweet Indulgence

Cowgirl Bark from In Johnna's Kitchen

My favorite fella has been buying this gluten-full treat at Trader Joe’s, Cowboy Bark.  Their version includes chocolate, JoeJoes (their variation of Oreos), pretzels, peanuts, cashews and sea salt. I decided to give this my own spin and make it gluten-free.  Cowgirl Bark, you’re gonna love it! A foundation of chocolate, topped with melted peanut… 

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White Chocolate Cranberry Ginger Cookies (Gluten-free, Dairy-Free, Egg-Free)

white chocolate cranberry ginger cookies in johnna's kitchen

In my last pumpkin post, I mentioned it was almost time for me to become cranberry-obsessed. That time has officially arrived. I eat cranberries year round, but love this time of year when more folks are interested in joining me in the combination of sweet and tart that goes just as well in desserts as… 

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Chocolate Chip Cake Mix Cookies Without the Cake Mix (gluten-free, dairy-free)

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Have you ever made cookies with a cake mix?  Back in my gluten days, I made and ate a few of them.  Not a crunchy cookie, not cake either but somewhere in between. By mistake, I created a cookie that has the texture of a cake mix cookie.  Except I didn’t use a cake mix…. 

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