Originally Posted by garbanzobean
If anyone wants to branch out of Scotch whisky territory, Nikka's Yoichi distillery has a somewhat similar low-medium peat character to Highland Park.
Speaking of Japanese, Hakushu is a nicely peated whisky that compares well to Longrow. It's sweeter with a pear Jolly Rancher thing going on and not as earthy, but it's a nice one to try.
"A man comes from the dust and in the dust he will end-- In the meantime it is good to drink whiskey."