|Catherine Zeta-Jones||Kate Armstrong|
|Aaron Eckhart||Nick Palmer|
|Brian F. O'Byrne||Sean|
|John McMartin||Mr. Peterson|
|Celia Weston||Mrs. Peterson|
|Stephanie Berry||School Principal Ellen Parker|
Master chef Kate Armstrong runs her life and her kitchen with intimidating intensity. However, a recipe for disaster may be in the works when she becomes the guardian of her young niece while crossing forks with the brash sous-chef who just joined her staff. Though romance blooms in the face of rivalry, Kate needs to look outside the kitchen to find true happiness.