|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||426/392 ; 99/289R ; 99/295 ; 426/394|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 62 인용 특허 : 3|
A beverage is prepared employing a package containing at least one beverage ingredient, e.g. roast and ground coffee. The package (10;200) is located at a brewing station, the package is pierced by a tool (49;248) to form an outlet opening (38;202) in the package, an aqueous medium, e.g. hot water, is introduced into the package, the aqueous medium is allowed to commingle with the beverage ingredient, and the beverage so formed is collected through the outlet formed in the package. The piercing tool is employed both to form the outlet opening, and to fol...
A method of preparing a beverage employing a package having a sealed outlet with a counterbore containing at least one beverage ingredient comprising locating said package at brewing station; piercing the sealing material of said package at said sealed outlet with a tool to form an outlet opening in the package; introducing through an inlet means an aqueous medium into the package allowing the aqueous medium to co-mingle with the beverage ingredient and collecting the beverage so formed through the outlet opening formed in the package; wherein the pierci...