$18 Worth of Gourmet Peanuts by Lord Nut Levington

Can the marketing hype and upscale flavors of Lord Nut Levington's peanuts (Rebel Mary, Thai Dyed, Cinnapplooza) live up to the serious price tag?

James Norton edits the Upper Midwestern food journal Heavy Table. He's also the coauthor of a book on Wisconsin's master cheesemakers. Follow CHOW on Twitter, and become a fan on Facebook.