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Like Water for Chocolate (1992)

R 05/28/1993 (US) DramaRomance 1h 45m

In Tita's kitchen, ordinary spices become a recipe for passion.


Tita is passionately in love with Pedro, but her controlling mother forbids her from marrying him. When Pedro marries her sister, Tita throws herself into her cooking and discovers she can transfer her emotions through the food she prepares, infecting all who eat it with her intense heartbreak.

  1. Laura Esquivel

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Alfonso Aráu


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Like Water for Chocolate
Like Water for Chocolate

Original Title Como agua para chocolate

Status Released

Original Language Spanish; Castilian

Budget $2,000,000.00

Revenue $21,665,468.00


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