3 1/4 cups flourcrystallizedginger

1 tsp baking powder

1 tsp baking soda

1 tsp cinammon

1/4 tsp ginger

1/4 tsp allspice

1/4 tsp salt

1/4 cup chopped crystallized ginger

1/2 cup melted butter

3/4 cup packed brown sugar

3/4 cup molasses

2 beaten eggs

1 tsp vanilla

slices crystallized ginger

Mix together flour, powder, soda, cinnamon, ginger, allspice, salt and crystallized ginger in a large bowl.  In a separate bowl mix wet ingredients.  Incorporate wet ingredients into dry until incorporated.   Spoon in mounds onto a cookie sheet.  Top with slices of crystallized ginger.  Cook at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 12 to 14 minutes.crystallizedginger