She has been lucky enough to travel to twenty-two countries around the world, where she has experienced a wide range of different food cultures.
Now, her great passion is to introduce Persian food culture to the world and share the love which lies underneath it with everyone who visits Iran.
I met Ava on Instagram during the world pandemic. I thought that having a lesson with her was a good opportunity to spend some time and learn some new... read more
We spent a lovely day together with Ava, starting with a walking-tour around the markets where she explained different foods and spices, to a local lunch at a beautiful old... read more
My wife and I did a walking tour with Eva. A lot of thought went into the itinerary. Her knowledge of ingredients is near encyclopaedic. Her patience and kindness... read more
Ava's kitchen is situated in a little garden just outside of Shiraz and it's a little paradise. My wife and me brought our Iranian friend and driver Milad along and... read more
Persian food! Oh wow I’m at a loss for words. I joined Ava for a cooking class in Shiraz and this was by far the highlight of my trip.... read more
Persian food! Oh wow ? I’m at a loss for words. I joined Ava for a cooking class in Shiraz and this was by far the highlight of my trip.... read more
We wanted to do a foodtour in Shiraz, and heard from others they had taken a tour with Ava. The contact was easy on whatsapp, and Ava was really flexible... read more
Ava is an absolute delight and her cooking skills are second to none. We had a beautiful day in her private garden, cooking and chatting away. The food... read more
Arriving in Ava’s garden is like coming home - she welcomes you with an open heart, mind and soul. You will experience the love she has for the ingredients and... read more
I had been dreaming of visiting Iran since the eighties when I befriended Iranian/Americans in LA and tasted their exquisite food. Finally, I made it this month and through an... read more
Ava’s kitchen garden in Shiraz is a magical place to take a tour thru the delights of traditional Persian cooking. And Ava is the perfect guide. Her class is an... read more
I had been enjoying getting to know the savory and sweet palette of Iranian foods, but didn’t know if I could recreate them. Thankfully, I did one of Persian Culinary... read more