|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||099/280; 099/295; 099/302R|
|우선권정보||DE-10 2004 056 224 (2004-11-19)|
|§371/§102 date||20090121 (20090121)|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 30 인용 특허 : 10|
The invention relates to a coffee machine for brewing a hot drink, in particular, a coffee drink, by means of a portion capsule with a capsule lid and a capsule base, comprising a pressurized water device, a portion capsule holder and a controller. The portion capsule holder is provided with two relatively-displaceable puncture means, which pierce the capsule lid and the capsule base on or after insertion of the portion capsule in the portion capsule holder, such that hot water can enter the portion capsule through the capsule lid and the drink escapes t...
1. A coffee machine operable to brew a hot beverage through a portion capsule with a capsule lid and a capsule base, the coffee machine comprising: a pressurized-water device;a portion-capsule holder;a control means; andpiercing elements which can be moved relative to one another to thereby pierce the capsule lid and capsule base, such that hot water is permitted to pass into the pierced portion capsule through the capsule lid and brewed liquid is permitted to pass out of the pierced portion capsule though the capsule base,said control means being operab...