-- PHOTO MOVED IN ADVANCE AND NOT FOR USE -- ONLINE OR IN PRINT - BEFORE OCT. 14, 2018. -- In a handout photo from VisitLEX, the James E. Pepper distillery was closed for more than 50 years before it reopened this summer with a tasting center. The 1930s-vintage distiller makes whiskeys sold under the 1776 brand. (Amir Peay/VisitLEX via The New York Times) -- NO SALES; FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY WITH NYT STORY SLUGGED KY LEXINGTON ATTRACTIONS BY ELAINE GLUSAC FOR OCT. 14, 2018. ALL OTHER USE PROHIBITED.