During the 19th century, the Scottish-born James B. Beck was a Lexington lawyer and a respected national politician.
Born in Dumfrieshire, Scotland, on February 13, 1822, Beck received his early ...more
Bourbon: America's Native Spirit. Lexington is the perfect base of operations for exploring the history and heritage of this spirit that is appreciated around the world. Here are the distilleries closest to Lexington. If you are a Bourbon aficionado, you'll want to read about Lexington's connections to the history of Bourbon.