Salvador Peribán

Salvador Peribán develops strategies and processes to achieve sustainable, fair, and beautiful products, including agave spirits, bottles, and adobe bricks. He has worked as director of R&D at Xaquixe, a Oaxaca-based glass-blowing studio, and as head distiller at Sombra, where he also helped reduce the distillery’s ecological footprint. He is currently the project manager for SACRED, a non-profit that helps improve lives in the rural Mexican communities where heritage agave spirits are made and the co-host of the award winning podcast “Agave Road Trip”, which helps gringo bartenders to better understand agave, agave spirits and rural Mexico.