Gourmet Food

Expert Curated Digital Flashcards

Cooking Flashcards

Advance your knowledge of cooking terms, herbs and spices, dining etiquette and more as you have fun quizzing yourself! Emeril won't have anything on you when you start dishing up terms like "kanikama," "aromatics," and "beurre blanc." 

Description


Impress your friends with your gourmet expertise when out for dinner by studying with this Gourmet Food subject! Advance your knowledge of cooking terms, herbs and spices, dining etiquette and more as you have fun quizzing yourself! Emeril won't have anything on you when you start dishing up terms like "kanikama," "aromatics," and "beurre blanc."

What Users Are Saying

  • Jolienena87 "This app is a great learning tool for any one who has ever picked up a fork or spoon."
  • SweenyU "Great way to learn about cooking terms."
  • Slapchevre "Fantastic app for any and all folks who wanna know their stuff when it comes to the kitchen…"

Subject Overview

Gourmet Food:

  • Was developed by Brainscape's experts in partnership with acclaimed Executive Chef John Stevenson
  • Helps you to learn quickly and efficiently by utilizing the latest in cognitive science techniques
  • Offers a customized, fun flashcard method of learning as well as "browse" and "search" functions to quickly find what you want

Gourmet Food contains 450+ cards across 9 decks organized as follows:

  • Cooking Terms
  • Ingredients
  • Healthy Food Choices
  • Herbs and Spices
  • Nutrients
  • Sauces and Condiments
  • Table Etiquette
  • Basic Sushi Terms
  • Gourmet Recipes

Be the winner of your own MasterChef and start building your knowledge now. Much less expensive than going to Le Cordon Bleu, and hopefully just as memorable!

9

Decks

805

Cards

8,689 current learners

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  • Laurie Sherman
  • Sam Bowman

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Lessons in this Class


# Deck Name Num. of Cards
1

Cooking Terms

Start with the building blocks of cuisine. Learn the ingredients, techniques, and styles that every chef or connoisseur should know.

278
2

Ingredients

Effortlessly learn to recognize the best ingredients that the world has to offer, and never be caught off-guard at the snazzy new restaurant or in the gourmet foods aisle of the supermarket.

82
3

Healthy Food Choices

Start eating smarter! Learn the healthy choices to make when eating and cooking, and shop with the discerning eye of a dietitian.

55
4

Herbs and Spices

Learn and remember the characteristics of all the major herbs and spices, and start adding some pizazz to your meals.

82
5

Nutrients

Get smart about your health and learn to identify the most vital vitamins and nutrients for your diet.

34
6

Sauces and Condiments

Memorize the sauces and condiments that bring variety and life to our meals, from the familiar to the unusual.

92
7

Table Etiquette

Crucial American standards of formal manners and table setting that everyone should know. Rehearse with Brainscape so that you'll be pitch-perfect at your next dinner party.

36
8

Basic Sushi Terms

A few dozen basic terms to demystify sushi and sashimi. Understand the Japanese terms and start ordering at sushi restaurants with confidence.

74
9

Gourmet Recipes

Make sure you know and recognize each of these fundamental dishes, as well as which basic ingredients go into each of them.

72