Azita Houshiar

Azita Houshiar

Azita Houshiar is an illustrator, lapsed attorney, devout Francophile, hyphenated American, and co-founder of Fig & Quince, a blog about Persian food and culture. One of her fondest goals is to showcase the discreet charm of the Iranian culture and the sophisticated Persian cuisine. You can find samples of her illustrations and animated GIFs at:

Latest Articles:


Salad Shirazi - recipe, 2nd Oct 2012


Koofteh Berenji - recipe, 14th Sep 2012