Meet Our Culinary Brigade

Posted by SUZY AFIFI

Meet Our Culinary Brigade

Mise en Place (French pronunciation: ​[mi zɑ̃ ˈplas]) is a French culinary phrase which means "putting in place" or "everything in its place". This is something that our Culinary Brigade puts into practice every day in all sorts of ways, but it starts with the right people.    Our Executive Chef, Jess Friesen started working in restaurants at the age of 13, bussing tables and washing dishes is where his passion for being in the kitchen started. After receiving his Culinary Arts Diploma with Honors from Red River Collegiate he honed his craft in award winning restaurants, private clubs both in Winnipeg and abroad.  ...

A Message From Mottola Grocery's General Manager

Posted by TONY CERMINARA

A Message From Mottola Grocery's General Manager

Hello Winnipeg! My name is Tony Cerminara, and I am excited and honoured to be the General Manager for the new Mottola Grocery. Originally from Edmonton, I have spent most of my life in the food industry - an industry I am truly passionate about. My Background My journey began as a dishwasher, working for my Uncle Mike (Chef Mike) in a busy Edmonton hotel, at age 13. Over the course of my career, I have had the privilege of representing and working for numerous Tier 1 food companies, spanning over 3 decades. Before moving to Winnipeg in the summer...

Mottola Grocery Online Ordering Now Available!

Posted by BOBBY MOTTOLA

Mottola Grocery Online Ordering Now Available!

My name is Bobby Mottola, founder of Academy Hospitality, and I am honoured to announce the opening of the online store for Mottola Grocery, the latest complimentary project to join our fleet of hospitality concepts. In truth, we had not planned it this way, but felt it was important to respond in a way that would allow our guests and our community to utilize the collective commitment, creativity, passion and expertise that our team has for our profession and our city. This site and online store is your early access to Mottola Grocery, and it is indicative of the attention to...

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