Packaged in a signature wood crate, these Artisan Peppercorn Blistered Virginia Peanuts are the the perfect way to spoil your favorite food lover. Artisan Peppercorn "Blistered" Virginia Peanuts are more aromatic than spicy. The Virginia peanuts used are the largest available grade and they are specially roasted in a process known as "blistering" to yield an amazingly crunchy product. Once seasoned with a custom blend of five peppercorns, the peanuts become an even more wonderfully appetizing product. Since 1888, The Squirrel Brand Co. has manufactured the ultimate nut. Squirrel Brand was born during the Industrial Revolution and has weathered two World Wars, the Great Depression and countless revolutions in the business world. Through it all, the company has remained steadfast in its commitment to produce the finest quality products for its consumers.