Tasting Notes

Tingala® buzz button liqueur is a handcrafted Colorado spirit designed to expand a drink’s flavor and mouthfeel. It is the first U.S. liqueur made from exotic flowers native to Brazil with a natural tingling taste. Our spirit creates a new, immersive dimension in cocktails. With …

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The Tingle

Tingala® takes your senses to another place. Think of the thrill of first making eye contact with someone, the exhilaration of punching the accelerator of a frighteningly fast sports car, or the rush you get from the beat of dance music. The way something feels …

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Bartender with Tingala Drink

How to Use Tingala

“The beauty of Tingala® is it modifies a cocktail in new and exciting ways. It’s versatile, flavorful, and like nothing else.” – Bob Tews, Tingala maker – For drinkers seeking the exceptional or looking to reimagine mixed drinks, award-winning Tingala buzz button liqueur is a unique …

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Drinking Tingala

In cocktails. Tingala® is made to be mixed. It is a versatile addition to cocktails, aperitifs and digestifs. Try Tingala as a modifier, accent or swapped out for a base spirit in classics such as a Martini, Margarita, Old Fashioned, or Bloody Mary. Or enjoy …

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Tingala Float Technique

Add a wow factor to almost any drink with a Tingala® float (or floater). When you want the intense tingling sensation up front, use this simple technique with a martini, mule, or mojito, or any cocktail, or with other beverages or mixers. Here’s how: • …

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Our Approach

“We do things a little differently at Tingala. You won’t find a dedicated distillery or a tasting room to visit. We are a lean, local family operation representative of the new wave of independent, artisanal craft spirits makers.” – Tews Family – We make Tingala …

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Buzz Buttons

“Buzz buttons are an intense experience for the palate… The flowers take the palate on a crazy journey that can last a few minutes. The (Tingala®) liqueur does the same thing.” – Chris Tunstall, A Bar Above – Ever heard of buzz buttons? The flower buds …

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About Us

by Eric Peterson, Company Week, April 3, 2020 Co-founders Susan, Bob, and Eric Tews are Bringing an Innovative — and Tingly — Craft Liqueur to Market. About a decade ago, a trip to Prague introduced Bob to absinthe, when it was still banned in the …

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The Wasp

What is the Tingala® Wasp About? People sometimes ask about the logo on our Tingala bottle. It isn’t a bee, but a wasp, and a reference to a Brazilian legend about the flowers Tingala is made from. For centuries, indigenous people of the Para region …

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Liquor Stores

GREATER DENVER AREA Applejack Wine & Spirits – 3320 Youngfield St, Wheat Ridge CO 80033 Argonaut Wine & Liquor – 760 E Colfax Ave, Denver CO 80203 Big Liquor Warehouse of Westminster – Willow Run Shopping Center, 12860 North Zuni St, Denver CO 80234 Colorado …

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