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? For centuries, indigenous people of the Para region in the Amazon River Basin of Brazil have used the spilanthes plant as food and medicine. In their native language they called the flower “xi,” or “the wasp.” According to their …

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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 Bacchus Wine & Spirits – Highlands Ranch Shopping Cntr, 9265 S Broadway, Highlands Ranch CO 80129 Big Liquor …

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