News, Culture & Society

My Kitchen Rules star Nelly Riggio announces her engagement to celebrity pastry chef Adriano Zumbo

My Kitchen Rules star Nelly Riggio announces her engagement to celebrity pastry chef Adriano Zumbo

Nelly Riggio has announced her engagement to pastry chef Adriano Zumbo.

The former My Kitchen Rules contestant, who starred on season seven of the culinary show, shared the news to Instagram on Tuesday. 

‘He liked it so he put a ring on it,’ Nelly, 30, gushed alongside an image of the loved-up couple.  

Congratulations: My Kitchen Rules star Nelly Riggio, 30, announced her engagement to pastry chef Adriano Zumbo, 39, on Tuesday

‘I am so lucky to call you my fiancé, you are the love of my life and I cannot wait to spend my forever with you.’ 

Adriano, 39, and Nelly made headlines in 2016 when they began dating shortly after they started working together. 

Back in December, Nelly shared a gushing tribute to her boyfriend to mark their four year anniversary, describing him as ‘the absolute love of my life’. 

Sweet treat: Adriano, 39, [pictured] and Nelly made headlines in 2016 when they began dating shortly after they started working together

Sweet treat: Adriano, 39, [pictured] and Nelly made headlines in 2016 when they began dating shortly after they started working together

She accompanied her tribute with a photo of the pair kissing at the beach. 

The anniversary post came just days after Nelly shared a tribute to mark Adriano’s 39th birthday.

Before Nelly met Adriano, she was in a long-term relationship with JP Huillet, who was her partner on My Kitchen Rules. 

Baby plans: The couple have even discussed starting a family together, with Adriano suggesting he would like to have two children

Baby plans: The couple have even discussed starting a family together, with Adriano suggesting he would like to have two children

Nelly and Adriano went public with their relationship in 2017, while on holiday together in the Maldives.

JP apparently found out about the romance on social media.      

Nelly and Adriano have since discussed starting a family together, with the party chef star suggesting he would like to have two children.

Different times: Before she started Adriano, Nelly was in a long-term relationship with JP Huillet (left), who was her partner on My Kitchen Rules

Different times: Before she started Adriano, Nelly was in a long-term relationship with JP Huillet (left), who was her partner on My Kitchen Rules 



Read more at DailyMail.co.uk