|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||220/571; 220/531; 220/533; 220/501; 099/473|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 9 인용 특허 : 27|
A fresh produce keeper includes a vessel having a floor and upwardly extending sidewalls. Holes in the floor allow the vessel to be used as a colander or strainer to rinse produce, while a lid fits over the floor to retain water within the vessel, thereby allowing the same vessel to be used for both rinsing and service or storage. An internal divider and air vent is also provided in some examples of the invention.
1. A food storage device, comprising: a vessel having a floor, a sidewall extending upwardly from a perimeter of the floor, the sidewall forming an interior space and terminating at an upper rim, the floor having a plurality of holes formed therein to allow the passage of water through the floor, the floor further having a central region that is bowed downwardly in a direction away from the upper rim;a base secured to the vessel and extending downwardly and outwardly from the perimeter of the floor to form a wide skirt having interior skirt sidewalls ext...