Our Founder

Maria Fernanda Cortizo

Maria Cortizo is an Argentinean woman who has made a name for herself as a successful entrepreneur. Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Maria has always had a passion for cooking, particularly creating new recipes. After trying her hand at a few different businesses, she eventually focused on empanadas. 
She used her grandmother's traditional recipes to create a unique blend of flavors that quickly became popular among locals. 
In 2014, she opened the doors of her first Store and has seen her business grow ever since. 
Maria is a passionate businesswoman dedicated to bringing Argentina's flavors to the world. 
She is an inspiring example of how hard work and determination can lead to success.

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