He gained experience working at the popular New York restaurant Lespinasse in the 1990s before opening his own successful Manhattan restaurant, Union Pacific, in 1997.
Di Spirito later broke into the TV industry with a show on the Food Network called Chef, author, radio and television personality Rocco Di Spirito was born on November 19, 1966, in Queens, New York.
He furthered his cooking skills and expertise by entering the world-famous Culinary Institute of America at the age of 16. Patti is best known for her no-nonsense attitude and her keen eye for a potential love match, but you may not know that she is also building an empire.From designing jewellery lines, hosting radio shows, launching a new audio book, managing the Millionaire's Club and more, Patti is taking over the world, one heart at a time. We've got celebrities from all different walks of life, including sports stars, reality stars, and they date regular people.Di Spirito returned in the Top Chef season three finale (Top Chef: Miami) — in which three celebrity chefs were brought to work as sous chefs to the contestants, with Di Spirito assisting Hung Huynh — and was a guest judge on the March 14, 2008 Top Chef season four premiere (Top Chef: Chicago).He appeared on NBC's The Biggest Loser: Couples (season 5) in an episode that aired on February 5, 2008 (episode 506), in which contestants were challenged to prepare three healthy courses based on Di Spirito's recipes; Di Spirito judged the food and determined the winning team.We are not a Real Housewives show where we want to show the drama, we still have to keep to our story line and keep us moving, so that was pretty radical. There wasn't any place to go if you broke up in the middle of the night, and you couldn't call your mom or your therapist or your best friend, what did you do?ER: This season has no shortage of celebrity appearances, including Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas of TLC, Kristin Cavallari and Sonja Morgan. PS: I got a little flirtatious with Rocco Di Spirito because I had a crush on him for years. I watched her documentary and she showed a really amazing side of herself, and I just finished her book. That's where I got the idea for the site, I wanted a place for resources, how to make you feel better. On each episode, four single celebrities will sit in rotating chairs in front of a live studio audience, with their backs to a bunch of singles.The suitors can describe their life, their interests and their turn-ons — but the celebrities can only rely on their voice and their answers.Di Spirito was born in Queens, New York City, New York.He graduated in 1986 from the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York, and in 1990 from Boston University with a bachelor's degree in business.