Padma Lakshmi is formally single.

The “Taste the Nation” host just lately opened up about her love life throughout an look of “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen.”

“I’m single,” the 51-year-old confirmed, responding to a viewer’s query about her relationship standing, as quoted by People magazine.

Back in June, a supply informed the outlet that the star was courting poet and MacArthur fellowship recipient Terrance Hayes.

“It’s early days and they’re still getting to know each other,” the insider claimed.


Padma Lakshmi made an appearance on ‘Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen’.

Padma Lakshmi made an look on ‘Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen’.
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At the time, a rep for Lakshmi didn’t instantly reply to Fox News’ request for remark.

According to the outlet, the couple was noticed in New York City kissing and holding fingers whereas strolling the star’s canine Divina.

She was beforehand linked to Adam Dell, with whom she shares 11-year-old daughter Krishna Thea.

In the previous, Lakshmi revealed that as a mother or father, she’s cautious when it comes to her love life.

“I date a lot less as a single mom – I’ll tell you that!” she informed reporters on the Elton John AIDS Foundation’s thirteenth Annual Enduring Vision Benefit, as quoted by the outlet.

Terrance Hayes attends the 69th Annual National Book Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on November 14, 2018 in New York City. 

Terrance Hayes attends the 69th Annual National Book Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on November 14, 2018 in New York City. 
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“I just don’t have the time,” she shared. “As you get older, I think it’s harder to meet the right person. You just want to be careful because you have a family.”

Lakshmi all the time has lots on her plate. In 2020, the culinary character created the Hulu docuseries “Taste the Nation” the place she additionally served as a number. The present aimed to rejoice the meals of American immigrants and indigenous folks.

“I came here as an immigrant when I was four from India,” she informed Fox News on the time. “And it bothered me that all of a sudden our attitude about immigrants was changing. Because to tell you the truth, immigrants really built this country.”

“Whether they’re German immigrants who built the beer industry and built the whole processing of food, like Oscar Meyer, he was an immigrant,” she continued. “Or it’s the Thai people or the Mexican people. And all of these communities have come to our shores and have really contributed to the larger American culture.

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“That to me is why America is so cool as a result of it is a mixture, in a means, of the most effective of all of those cultures that live right here. I needed to have a look at these cultures as a result of typically they do not get an opportunity to speak about their very own meals, the meals all of us love on a giant major platform. And I assumed it was time we heard from the sources.”