What's New

-Support for iOS 8
-Native support for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6+
-Leaderboards to help see how you stack up
-Easy access to the full market of Brainscape subjects
-New motivational system reminds you to study every day
-Lots more!

App Description

New Version: Test out what Gourmet Food is like for FREE, then unlock everything when you're ready.

Want to sound smarter in nice restaurants? Want to hone your cooking skills and feel confident in the kitchen? Take the first step toward becoming a master chef by learning all the most important things to know about gourmet cuisine.

Brainscape is here to help you memorize the fundamental dishes, ingredients, and cooking terms that every chef or connoisseur should know. Applying the latest in cognitive science techniques, Brainscape’s Gourmet Food will allow you to QUICKLY and EFFICIENTLY learn over 450 dynamic flashcards covering recipes, cooking techniques, and proper table etiquette. This app was created in partnership with John Stevenson, the acclaimed Executive Chef at The Rose Group, which manages New York’s popular Guastavino’s and 583 Park Avenue. It’s the perfect app for anyone who wants to feel more comfortable in the kitchen and at formal dinners!

Brainscape is all about helping you learn FASTER. Through Confidence-Based Repetition, our intelligent flashcard platform delivers knowledge to you in the most efficient way possible. We make sure to cut down your study time, because –- let’s face it –- you’re busy!

With Brainscape’s Gourmet Food, developed in partnership with chef John Stevenson, you get:

-Over 450 dynamic flashcards covering fundamental terms, recipes, ingredients, and table etiquette
-A customized flashcard repetition algorithm that cuts down your memorization time dramatically
-Convenient “browse” and “search” functions that allow you to easily find cards you want
-Ongoing feedback, statistics, and visualization tools to help you track your progress
-A network of thousands of other learners who support each other’s learning every day

The Brainscape platform was created by learning sciences researchers from Columbia, Yale, MIT, and The Princeton Review, and all of our content is curated by some of the world's top subject matter experts. Check out our website at www.brainscape.com to see the growing body of subjects and features that we are developing to enhance your learning.

Welcome to the Brainscape community! You'll be glad you joined us.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 07, 2014 Initial release
  • November 03, 2014 New version 2.20141029