|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||426/231; 99/280; 99/2890R; 99/323; 426/433; 426/590|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 22 인용 특허 : 13|
An interface for a beverage dispenser, a maker and a funnel and its method of use is provided. The dispenser has a structure therein for storing and transmitting information and a user interface coupled thereto. The funnel includes a body and a memory device therein. The maker includes structure for reading the memory device of the funnel. When the funnel is mounted on the dispenser, the structure in the dispenser and the memory device of the funnel are in communication with each other so that information input into the dispenser by a user is transmitted...
1. A method of producing a beverage comprising the steps of:providing a funnel having a memory device therein, said memory device having information regarding a recipe for producing a beverage therein; providing a beverage maker having means for reading said memory device of said providing said beverage maker with a component for controllably delivering water to said funnel; providing a brewing substance in said funnel for producing a beverage; mounting said funnel on said beverage maker, said means reading said memory device such that information regard...