"I have made many mistakes," he said in an email newsletter at the time. "My behavior was wrong and there are no excuses. I take full responsibility."
Celebrity chef Mario Batali acquitted of sexual misconduct
“I have made many mistakes and I am so very sorry that I have disappointed my friends, my family, my fans and my team,” he said in an email newsletter at the time.
Chef Mario Batali waives jury trial in sexual misconduct case