|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||426/078 ; 426/077 ; 426/435 ; 426/597|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 11 인용 특허 : 13|
A tea bag for ice tea beverages. The tea bag contains a tea mixture made up of about 30% to about 95% by weight of tea leaves, and about 5% to about 70% by weight of dried soluble tea solids. The tea bag may be immersed in cold water to provide a tea beverage of acceptable color and flavor in less than about 10 minutes.
[ What is claimed is:] [1.]1. A tea bag for making ice tea beverages by steeping the bag and extracting the tea in cold water, the tea bag containing a tea mixture comprising both: about 30% to about 95% by weight of black tea leaves and about 5% to about 70% by weight of dried, cold water soluble tea solids, the black tea leaves being selected from the group consisting of Malabar Indonesian tea leaves, Papua New Guinca tea leaves, and combinations of these tea leaves; the tea bag providing a beverage having a color of at least about 0.7 absorbance at 42...