|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||99/299 ; 99/307 ; 99/313|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 25 인용 특허 : 12|
A beverage making appliance has a water reservoir, brewing basket and water heating and pumping device within a tower structure with the brewing basket in a top region of the tower. The brewing basket has a sloped floor and a drain hole positioned near an edge of the sloped floor, and positioned over a recess in the tower so that liquid drains from the brewing basket to the exterior of the tower. The recess in the tower is configured to receive a pitcher whereby a pitcher positioned within the recess receives liquid, in the form of a brewed beverage, fro...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] A beverage preparation device comprising a housing having:a water reservoir for holding a quantity of water for producing a beverage,a brewing basket for holding a brewing material, the brewing basket having a wall and a sloped floor and a drain hole in the sloped floor near the wall, the drain hole being positioned to allow passage of liquid to the exterior of the beverage preparation device,means for heating water connected to the water reservoir and connected to a shower nozzle positioned to distribute heated water into the...