Bon Appétit Test Kitchen meets Cyrano de Bergerac meets Cinderella. The decree comes down from the top of Simon Publishing, one of the women at food magazine Ciao! must dress up as Santa Claus for the holiday office party. When the task is assigned to queen bitch Ivy, she passes it off to office assistant Ash. After all, who would know who's underneath that big beard? Ash discovers a wild, extroverted side in the anonymity and accidentally woos the company's biggest advertiser, Viscount Nicholas McTaggerty. Now, he wants to take Santa out on the town and Ash and Ivy have to find a way to continue the ruse until Christmas.