|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||A47J-031/58 A47J-031/32 A47J-031/44 A47J-031/46 A47J-031/56|
|미국특허분류(USC)||099/280; 099/300; 099/316; 426/433|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 3 인용 특허 : 24|
A method and apparatus for forming a beverage. Movement of a brew chamber may automatically enable the provision of beverage precursor liquid into a reservoir in a brewer, which is then used (heated or not) to form a beverage. For example, closing of the brew chamber may cause a lid for a water reservoir to be fully opened or otherwise permit movement of the lid to allow access to the reservoir, allowing a user to provide water into the reservoir. The reservoir lid may open with an abrupt action, causing attention to be drawn to the reservoir lid. In ano...
1. A method for forming a beverage, comprising: providing a beverage brewer that includes a brew chamber for receiving a beverage cartridge and a reservoir for holding a beverage precursor liquid, the brew chamber having a lid the reservoir having a lid and an access opening and the beverage brewer being constructed and arranged to introduce the precursor liquid into the beverage cartridge and form the beverage;providing the beverage cartridge in association with the brew chamber while the brew chamber is open;locking the reservoir lid in a position to b...