|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||426/241 ; 219/1055 ; E ; 219/1055 ; M ; 426/234|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 24 인용 특허 : 8|
A beverage brewing apparatus and method using microwave energy is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a pressurizable water reservoir and a filter chamber disposed below the reservoir. The reservoir is provided with pressure overflow means which, in operation, prevents water in the reservoir from overflowing into the filter chamber until vapor pressure is built up in the reservoir due to the influx of microwave energy so as to force the heated water to overflow into the filter chamber to mix with an infusible material, e.g. ground coffee to make a beverag...
A method of making a beverage from an infusible material in a microwave oven, which employs an apparatus having a microwave transparent pressurizable liquid reservoir disposed above a microwave transparent filter chamber adapted to hold a quantity of the infusible material, the reservoir and the filter chamber adapted to be placed over a beverage receptacle, the liquid reservoir being in fluid communication with the filter chamber through a pressure overflow means, the method comprising: pouring a liquid into the liquid reservoir to a level not exceeding...