bearcat /bair-kat/ noun. 1920’s slang term for a fiery-spirited woman50
Little-Known Fact:Although whiskey may be known as a “man’s drink”, women played a major role in the history of American whiskey – as early distillers, bootleggers and industry innovators.
Bearcat Bourbon was named in honor of the countless women throughout history whose unsung contributions were indispensable to the story of American bourbon whiskey.
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