Owner and chef at Enchiladas Ole has been recognized as one of Fort Worth's Top 7 Female Chefs! Read the except from the article below:
Few women run Fort Worth kitchens. We talked to a few exceptions to find out how they broke through the smoky glass ceiling.
Enchiladas Ole • 901 N. Sylvania Ave., Fort Worth, Texas 76111, 817.984.1360, Enchiladasole.com
Mary Perez launched her line of vibrant, preservative-free enchilada sauces two years ago, but when customers asked her (over and over again) why she hadn’t opened a restaurant, she knew there was opportunity to expand her brand.
By Barry Shlachter
source : dfw.com
On Feb. 28, Mary Perez opened the 1,900-square-foot Enchiladas Olé with zero restaurant experience but a head full of recipes and a drive that has drawn numerous admirers.
The 40-something single mother spent $100,000 redecorating and re-equipping the spot, in the 901 N. Sylvania Ave. location of a failed Mexican restaurant, La Superior. Although the landlord offered her the abandoned equipment, she said it all had to be replaced.