Sam Fore

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Sam Fore is a first-generation Sri Lankan-American chef from Lexington, Kentucky. A 2020 Southern Living Cook of the Year, She started TukTukLex, pop up restaurant in 2016, after traditional Sri Lankan brunches in her home outgrew her dining room. Her work has been featured in multiple national publications and she can be seen on PBS's Somewhere South. Sam was named a Southern Living 2020 Cook of the Year. Find her on Facebook, Instagram, and at

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