When Gordon Ramsay's not busy yelling, chasing down Bobby Flay for a dramatic cooking battle, or making helpful cooking videos on YouTube, the famously shouty chef is, of course, also running his 30 restaurants and bars and around the world. But in a recent incident at one of his Las Vegas restaurants, Ramsay committed a blunder that's truly worthy of a breathless series of four-letter expletives.
Speaking at the Vegas Uncork’d food and wine festival, Ramsay recounted an actual "kitchen nightmare" in which he ruined a man's surprise wedding proposal, according to a report by The Telegraph.
"Three weeks ago, one of my maitre d’s asked me if I would go over to table seven, who were celebrating their engagement," Ramsay explained. “So I said: ‘Send two nice glasses of champagne over to them.' When the champagne arrived I went over to congratulate them -- and he hadn’t asked her!”