However, it was Clarissa's culinary talents that played a pivotal role in winning over the chef. After experiencing one of her exceptional creations, Manu was certain he had found his match.
In 2013 Manu popped the question to the accomplished jewellery designer and the following year the couple welcomed their first child together, a daughter Charlee.
Charlee was Manu's second child, with the French Chef sharing his eldest son Jonti with ex-partner Ronnie Morshead.
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After a four-year engagement, Manu and Clarissa tied the knot in January 2018 in what Manu described as a "beautiful intimate ceremony."
These days, the happy pair regularly share updates with fans on Instagram, providing some sweet insights into their family life.
In January 2023 Clarissa took to social media to celebrate the pair's fifth wedding anniversary.
"13 years together, 5 years married, a good share of ups and downs and a whole lot of love! All of me still loves all of you! @manufeildelofficial Happy Anniversary baba #stillinlove #allofmelovesallofyou" she wrote.