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Swediopian bliss: Marcus Samuellsson and Maya Haile show us round their dream beachside escape

By Lars Roest-Madsen

Photo: Jinguy Lin

Swedish-Ethiopian chef Marcus Samuelsson and model Maya Haile have been living at a breakneck New York City pace since they were first introduced nearly 20 years ago. Now, in the wake of the pandemic, the couple and their two children have found an idyllic escape two hours’ drive from the city. We meet the Samuelsson-Hailes at their Sag Harbour sanctuary for some home cooking