|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||99/281 ; 99/280 ; 99/285 ; 99/286|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 92 인용 특허 : 0|
A automated, milk inclusive espresso coffee machine which includes a fully automatic coffee grinding and brewing apparatus and a steam generator for driving a venturi mixing device which draws ambient air and milk from a refrigerated source for making milk inclusive espresso beverages, all milk contacting surfaces being either refrigerated or steam cleaned with each beverage made and served. A novel microprocessor controls all operations including brewing, steam generating, water heating, refrigerating, operations parameters, measuring and monitoring, ma...
An apparatus for automatically preparing and pouring steamed milk inclusive espresso beverages comprising: beverage receiving and dispensing means; bean grinding means of the character to receive and grind a predetermined quantity of coffee beans; liquor brewing means coupled to said bean grinding means and to a supply of heated water for receiving the ground coffee beans and the heated water and for delivering to said beverage receiving and dispensing means a charge of liquor in response to electrical control signals: air entrained steamed milk producti...