Decanter Know Your Wine 17+

Learn About Wine

Feed Your Elephant

Designed for iPad

    • 4.6 • 516 Ratings
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases

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Description

Welcome to the single most efficient way to learn about wine, an essential tool for budding sommeliers, those facing wine exams or anyone who would like to enjoy confident wine knowledge.

This is not a quiz app (although it has quizzes!); it’s all about learning and remembering the myriad of information around wine.

Decanter Know Your Wine is a microlearning app. It uses s p a c i n g to deliver learning in highly efficient short lessons. It asks you questions and uses Artificial Intelligence to learn from your answers so that you learn the content you're struggling with and don't keep repeating the stuff you know.

Use the app little and often and progress through a series of rankings en route to becoming a Know Your Wine Grand Master. Complete the program and your knowledge of wine will become exceptional. You might even begin to master some of our online quizzes! (https://goo.gl/2JmG98).

More questions will be added over time, so keep checking back.

Know Your Wine is brought to you by Decanter Magazine and powered by Feed Your Elephant. It is free to download and comes with over 10 free modules. Further modules are available as in app purchases or via annual auto-renewable subscription.

Subscription details:
• Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase.
• Subscriptions automatically renew unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period.
• Your account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period at the same rate as the original subscription.
• Subscriptions may be managed and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to Account Settings after purchase.

Further details on subscriptions including how to cancel, terms of use and Feed Your Elephant's Privacy policy can be found at www.feedyourelephant.com/contact-us.

What’s New

Version 5.051

- Added progress wheel to home screen and ranking ladder
- Fixed issue where tapping modules would not display module screen

Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5
516 Ratings

516 Ratings

tthorn ,

Great app

I enjoyed using this while studying for the CMS Certified exam. I hope they will add Spain, Germany, Portugal, and New Zealand in the future. My only quibble is that once you’ve answered ~75% of the questions the quiz takes a long time to queue up 5 questions since there aren’t as many left. (Also: Made it to the end, and when only one question is left, it won't let you say "correct" - it marks it wrong so you can't finish and get to 100% - not cool!)

Developer Response ,

Thanks for the review, delighted it helped and have taken on board your comment re the closing stages. We are working on new modules right now. - Re your comment regarding the last question, that obviously shouldn't happen (and we agree is not cool!), we've retested this extensively and can't recreate it, could you send an email to info@feedyourelephant.com and we'll take a look at it with you and see if we can figure out what's going on. Thank you.

Pinball Beast ,

Out of Order Questions Lead to Frustration

The concepts presented by the app have good intensions and seem to structure a natural learning of wine while avoiding short term memory learning faults. Unfortunately the early questions being wildly out of order lead to consistent frustration on aspects way too difficult for the section.

During the first few modules, why are questions on specific vineyards or labels included? Material on wine label basics or what specific label information means has not even been introduced yet. Asking about individual champagne label details that early on provides no opportunity for learning and incentivizes one time memorization in order to progress only to be forgotten soon afterwards.

While the majority of questions are appropriate, encountering unrelated random facts adds artificial difficulty and confusion.

ScottieDon't69 ,

Cool app, could improve.

I like the app. It's definitely challenging for a wine neophyte like myself. Recommend adopting a flashcard system based on neuroscience like the Forever Fluent language learning app (Too many nuances to go over here, but it's about a lot more than using flashcards). Other two improvements I'd recommend are the inclusion of maps and pronunciation (sound files) for those of us without the requisite language background. Bottom line is I do recommend the app and enjoy using it on a daily basis.

App Privacy

The developer, Feed Your Elephant, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

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The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data

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