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Apple Walnut Crescents

 Apple Walnut Crescents
"A local apple orchard had a cook-off I wanted to enter, so I created these golden cinnamon treats," says Karen Petzold of Vassar, Michigan. They're a snap to assemble with convenient crescent roll dough.
16 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 20 min.

Ingredients

  • 2 packages (8 ounces each) refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon
  • 4 medium tart apples, peeled and quartered
  • 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/4 cup raisins, optional
  • 1/4 cup butter, melted

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 375°. Unroll crescent roll dough and separate
  • into 16 triangles. Combine sugar and cinnamon; sprinkle about 1/2
  • teaspoon on each triangle. Place an apple quarter near the short
  • side and roll up. Place in a lightly greased 15x10x1-in. baking pan.
  • Press walnuts and raisins if desired into top of dough. Drizzle with
  • butter. Sprinkle with the remaining cinnamon-sugar. Bake 20-24
  • minutes or until golden brown. Serve warm. Yield: 16 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 crescent equals 177 calories, 10 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 8 mg cholesterol, 243 mg sodium, 19 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 2 g protein.