Specialising in Italian cooking, Gino has cooked in Italy, France, Spain and the UK and now has a successful TV career which began with cooking demonstrations on such programmes as Ready Steady Cook and Saturday Kitchen. The author of several popular cookbooks including; Fantastico, Gino’s Pasta, Italian Home Baking and Gino’s Italian Escape, he is now a regular chef on ITV’s This Morning he also makes guest appearances on a variety of entertainment shows including Keith Lemon’s Celebrity Juice.
Gino made his UK television debut on Good Food Live where he was asked to demonstrate his particular skills in the use of olive oil. It wasn’t long before his popularity saw him appearing on such shows as Saturday Kitchen and Ready Steady Cook, establishing him as one of the UK’s most sort after celebrity chefs.
He scored a major success by appearing in and winning the reality show, I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here and has since returned to Australia a number of times, making guest appearances on the programme.
Gino is now a regular on ITV’s morning flagship show, This Morning and has also hosted on the series There’s No Taste Like Home and Let’s Do Lunch with Gino and Mel, several series of Gino’s Italian Escape as well as Gino, Gordon & Fred’s Road Trip.
Having cooked in Italy, France, Spain and the UK, kit is no surprise that Gino has several cookery books to his credit including; Fantastico, Gino’s Pasta, Italian Home Baking and Gino’s Italian Escape. His latest publications are; Gino’s Hidden Italy and Gino’s Healthy Italian For Less, combining some of the great Italian classics with new recipes.
Aside from his culinary skills, Gino is in great demand to appear on a variety of shows such as; Stella, Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, Celebrity Juice and Gino’s Win Your Wish List.