Omid Roustaei

Headshot of Omid Roustaei in kitchen wearing a striped apron

Expertise: Persian Cuisine

Omid Roustaei has been deeply involved in the culinary world for more than 20 years, first as a personal chef and culinary instructor, and more recently as a recipe developer and writer. These days he balances his “day job” as a psychotherapist with food writing and teaching, increasingly incorporating his Persian heritage into his culinary journey.



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