El Silencio, Dahlia, Casa Silencio
There are many players in the mezcal category, but El Silencio is unmatched. Founded by Fausto Zapata and Vicente Cisneros, the Silencio brand has thoughtful sustainability practices and a deep relationship with the Xaaga community in Oaxaca, Mexico, as well as with the city and state of Oaxaca itself.
Read the full profile on Zapata and Cisneros here.
Year Founded: 2013
Headquarters: Oaxaca, Mexico