Mix the flour, salt, sugar and yeast in a bowl. Ad the water, mix and knead to a soft, smooth dough, cover and leave to rise for approx. 2 hrs. at room temperature until double in size.
Filling & shaping
Knead the nuts and dried fruits into the dough. Divide the dough into 8 portions, shape in little balls, flatten a little. Divide the pear pastry filling into the middle of the dough portions. Fold the edges of the pastry over the filling and seal. Place the bread rolls with the seam downwards in a circle on an oven tray lined with baking paper, brush with a little oil. Leave the bread rolls to rise again for approx. 30 mins. then dust with a little flour.
Bake for approx. 25 mins. in the bottom half of an oven preheated to 200°C. Remove from the oven, allow to cool on a cooling rack.