Maple Mustard Marinade for the Grill

Maple Mustard Marinade | In Johnna's Kitchen

It’s here! It’s here!  Finally, it’s grilling season!  Today I’m sharing one of my favorite quick and easy marinades for the grill, Maple Mustard Marinade. I’ve mentioned this here before, but folks who grill mostly meat are surprised when they hear how much the grill gets used in my veg household.  We grill several nights… 

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Chunky Veggie Chili with Cornbread Waffles

Chunky Veggie Chili | In Johnna's Kitchen

Last week I shared my latest waffle creation, the savory Cornbread Waffles, gluten-free and dairy-free.  Today I’m sharing how I like them topped, with Chunky Veggie Chili. While Spring has definitely arrived where I live and appears to be staying this time, I’m still eating comfort food.  Perhaps this doesn’t fit well with the seasons… 

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Curried Shoestring Sweet Potatoes

curried sweet potato shoestrings | In Johnna's Kitchen

I use my Spiralizer (aka The Noodler) several times a week. While most often it is to make some sort of noodle with a vegetable, I like using it to create lots of side dishes, including these Curried Shoestring Sweet Potatoes. If you are using the Paderno spiral slicer to make this dish, I use… 

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Roasted Potato & Green Bean Salad

roasted potato and green bean salad | In Johnna's Kitchen

One of my favorite tapas  to share during happy hour at La Bodega is their Judias Verdes, a dish of roasted potatoes and green beans with figs and walnuts.  In my recipe idea file, I had made a note to re-create this dish at home when fresh green beans were harvested from our garden.  My… 

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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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