About Naz

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NAZ DERAVIAN is a writer and actor born in Iran. She grew up in Italy and Canada and now lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children. She is the award-winning voice behind the food blog Bottom of the Pot, which won the 2015 International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP) Award for best narrative culinary blog. She has also been twice nominated is several categories for the SaveurFood Blog Awards.

Naz’s first cookbook Bottom of the Pot – Persian Recipes Stories will be published by Flatiron Books in Fall 2018.