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Watch Rachael Ray's Reaction When Her Husband Forgets Vital Information about Their 1st Date

Afouda Bamidele
Dec 29, 2020
09:50 P.M.
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Celebrity cook Rachael Ray and her spouse, John Cusimano showed that they were an admirable duo during a Q&A session where Cusimano forgot a vital detail, and got a sweet reaction from her.


Rachael Ray’s recent Instagram update had her and her spouse of 15 years, John Cusimano, indulging fans in a Question & Answer session where they talked about the beginning of their romance.

The pair were filmed in their luxury kitchen happiness off cute couple vibes and reveling in old time memories. A fan’s question soon popes up on the screen asking the couple where they went on their first date and what they ordered.

John Cusimano and Rachael Ray at The 2010 WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENT'S DINNER on May 1st, 2010 | Photo: Getty Images


While Ray thrives as an acclaimed chef, her spouse wields many showbiz talents ranging from acting, to producing.

Cusimano took the floor trying to juggle up his memories. The star mentioned that he and the A-list chef had their first date at Philip Marie in West Village. He referred to the place as a “sweet little neighbourhood restaurant.''


The star however had difficulties remembering what he and Ray ordered and got it wrong twice. He mentioned that they ordered Chicken under a brick, and Ray indicated that he was wrong.

At the second trial, Cusimano said they had ordered chicken under glass, but Ray kept on encouraging him until he stated that he and his wife ordered pheasant under glass, which ended up being the right answer.


The excited Ray did not hesitate to cheer her spouse for getting the answer right and gave him a kiss on the cheek. She added that their first day has happened around Valentine’s Day and the restaurant offered specials on their menu.

While Ray thrives as an acclaimed chef, her spouse wields many showbiz talents ranging from acting, to producing movies and also being a member of a band.


Cusimano has starred in movies like “World War Mud,” and “Crashing.” He worked as a producer on “Rurouni Kenshin: Wandering Samurai.” He and his wife also co-authored her books, “My Years in Meals” and “My Years in Cocktail.”

Back in 2001, Ray and Cusimano met through a mutual friend and it was not love at first sight. After the pair got talking, Ray thought he was gay and was planning to set him up with one of her friends.

However the actor clarified that he was straight and the pair started dating soon after. They tied the knot in 2004 in a Tuscany ceremony and have been supportive if each other eversince.