Ten years later e Ben Flajnik he still drinks wine and feels good.
In 2012, the winemaker from Sonoma, California had a chance on love as the star of ABC for season 16 of The bachelor. Millions of viewers saw him propose to Courtney Robertson only to see the couple cancel their engagement months later.
As Clayton Echard takes the reins and begins his quest for love within the franchise this week, Ben is reflecting on his season and updating fans on his journey.
“Time has flown honestly,” the 39-year-old Frequent Flyer author shared exclusively with E! News. “It’s interesting that it was so long ago and still today, I’m associated with this mega franchise, even though I’ve been hiding for so many years. But it’s a part of my past and something I remember fondly.”
Unlike other former contestants who attended the ABC reality show, Ben avoids sponsored Instagram posts and red carpet events. Instead, work with Voyage Foods, a company that aims for future-proof food.