Poor Jennifer Love Hewitt. She just wanted to meet The Bachelorette's Ben Flajnik , not necessarily marry the guy. But they’re both still asked about their one date in San Francisco, months after the fact.

Credit: Facebook.com Photo: Winemaker Ben Flajnik Harvests Grapes in a California Vineyard

Ben talked to reporters on December 14’s pre-Bachelor Season 16 conference call and confirmed he did meet up with the actress for a dinner date in the Sonoma/San Fran area.

"She reached out and wanted to come up to the winery, which she did," Ben said. "We went out to dinner and just kind of chatted about life and the experience. She's a nice girl, but I wasn't – it was right in the middle of the time when I was deciding to be the Bachelor. When this is all said and done, ending up with a Hollywood celebrity is not something that I want."

OK fine, but now that that’s on the record, if Ben and his Season 16 Chosen One do break up down the road, we’re not going to suggest any Hollywood celebs for him to date — unlike Ali Fedotowsky, Roberto Martinez, Kasey Kahl and Vienna Girardi. You’re on your own, man! JLove, on the other hand, we could offer her a few suggestions...

Source: USA Today

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