MMMMM----- Recipe via Meal-Master (tm) v8.02
       Title: Apple Crescents
  Categories: Desserts
       Yield: 12 servings
       1 tb Yeast
     1/2 c  Milk, body temperature
     1/2 c  Butter
     1/8 c  Maple syrup
       1    Egg
       1 ts Lemon rind
       2 c  Whole wheat pastry flour
       1 c  Diced green apples
     1/3 c  Dates, diced
     1/4 c  Butter
   Dissolve yeast in warm milk; set aside.  Melt together butter and
   maple syrup; let cool; add egg, lemon rind, flour, and yeast mixture.
   Mix together until you have a dough.  Refrigerate overnight.  Roll
   dough into 9 circles, one for each 4 rolls; cut each circle into 4
   pie-shaped wedges.
   Cut together apples, dates and butter.  Spread fruit mixture over
   dough wedges.  Roll up each crescent, beginning at the wide end.
   Place on unoiled cookie sheets, turning ends to form crescent shape;
   let rise to double in size, about 2 1/2 hours. Bake at 350 degrees
   10-15 minutes until golden brown.