Carmia, a 58 year woman, runs a bar in Seville. One more time, someone steal her 80 hams. Ehen the insurance company tell her that will no cover the bar losses. Carmina will prepare a plan to recoup the money and keep the bar going. While she waits for the outcome of her plan, she recounts various misadventures in the kitchen of her house. Yet, despite the authenticity of the particular details, a much larger truth about a remarkable and resilient woman powerfully emerges.