Boost your knowledge of cooking terms, herbs, spices, sauces, condiments, dining etiquette and so much more with Brainscape’s collection of Gourmet Cooking flashcards for budding chefs and food fanatics! Emeril Lagasse won't have anything on you when you start dishing up terms like "kanikama," "aromatics," and" beurre blanc"!
The best app to memorize cooking terms, ingredients, and more
Having a solid grip on the names of cooking techniques, sauces, spices, and a smorgasbord of other terms and ingredients is really an essential step to becoming a masterchef in the kitchen. A while you’ll likely learn your way around this vocabulary as you encounter it in your culinary learning journey, Brainscape is here to make your experience so much smoother, seamless, and efficient with our collection of Gourmet Cooking flashcards.
Developed in partnership with acclaimed Executive Chef John Stevenson, this collection of 450+ flashcards is neatly organized into 9 topical decks designed to help you learn and memorize the most essential terminology used in all the world’s best kitchens.
Brainscape helps you learn faster and remember for longer
The brain is hardwired to learn and remember information a certain way. The Brainscape™ flashcard app was born out of the question: what if we leveraged this hardwiring to help students learn more efficiently? Fueled by curiosity, our team of cognitive scientists from Columbia and Yale spent years developing a scientifically optimized learning platform to boost your learning.
Our "secret sauce" is a learning algorithm that delivers information to your brain in a way that optimizes its ability to retain that information. And it’s the spaced repetition of cooking content at precisely the right interval for YOUR brain that makes Brainscape so effective for remembering the facts.
With Brainscape’s Gourmet Cooking course, you get:
- 800+ cards across 9 decks that help you memorize cooking terms, herbs and spices, dining etiquette, and more!
- Easy access to study online or in Brainscape's mobile apps.
- A spaced repetition learning system customized to your pace of learning.
- Lots of scores, analytics, and progress metrics so you can easily track your studies and build good study habits.
- Social features and leaderboards to see how your progress compares to other people around the world.
Much less expensive than Le Cordon Bleu and just as memorable!