In India, Tilo has the ability of foreseeing the future. When their parents are killed by bandits, she is kidnapped but escapes and is raised by the First Mother in a sort of traditional cult of spices.
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Replace chocolate with spices and you get an Indian version of "Chocolat" but with less punch and fun as this was one big snore for me. Aishwarya Rai get to show her beautiful green-grey eyes for the English market as she deserved more international fame that she has gotten but in this boring film she had not a chance to get her breakthrough.