MGK Worked Hard To Make A Gluten-Free Bake For Megan Fox — Unfortunately, He Didn't Nail It

We've all been there. You try to impress the person you've been dating by cooking for them, but it ends up going not so good.

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MGK says he had the same experience when he first tried cooking for Megan Fox.

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On Wednesday's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, the "Candy" rapper recounted how he'd attempted to learn how to cook for her earlier in their relationship.

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"Like with any relationship, you each have to come to each other's worlds," he said. "Like with mine, she'll stay up till 8 a.m. while I smoke cigarettes and record music all day. With me, I always see her struggling with dietary restrictions with restaurants or food. So, I'm like maybe I'll just learn how to cook for her. So I started taking up cooking."

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MGK said he eventually decided to put his skills to the test by making cinnamon rolls. "She was talking about that she really wanted gluten-free, coconut-free cinnamon rolls," he said. "So I got the recipe down, I went to the store, got all the ingredients, and I'm making this huge commitment of cinnamon rolls."

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"Then I got to the part in the instructions where they were like put them on a baking sheet," he continued. "We just moved into this new house and I didn't get baking sheets."

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Tiffany Rose / Getty Images for Newport Beach Film Festival

"And so I go, like, 'Aw man! I don't have a baking sheet!' I'm trying to think of who my neighbors are and we just discovered a new neighbor of ours."

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Said neighbor was Michael B. Jordan, who ended up lending MGK the baking sheet he needed.

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Robin L Marshall / WireImage

"So I made the cinnamon rolls," he continued. "Then I presented the cinnamon rolls. They're gluten-free, coconut-free, whatever else free, all the free. And she eats the cinnamon roll and says, 'Wow, these are really good.' I eat the cinnamon roll, I go, 'This is so bad.'"

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MGK said he was "so ashamed" that he actually threw the rolls away when Megan was out with the kids — something he says she's still "upset" about to this day.

You can watch him recount what happened here: