A half-Polish, half-Lebanese native from Beirut who currently resides in Warsaw, Samar blends and bends the flavors of Arabic and Eastern European cuisine. She runs professional workshops in culinary training and has her own radio show, JemRadio.pl.

Through experimenting with the senses, colors and fusions, she celebrates the thin boundary between common traditional meals and exploring new, undiscovered flavors and pairings between Arabic cooking and Eastern Europe.