A food and beverage dispenser for dispensing food and beverage products may have a clean in place (CIP) system that functions with minimal to no operator interface and disassembly. The dispenser may include one or more product barrels and an ingredient supply refrigerator. A nozzle cap containing a cleaning/sanitizing agent may be placed on a dispensing valve of the dispenser, and a CIP connector may be connected to a BIB connector after disconnecting the BIB connector from a BIB package. The CIP connector completes a CIP circuit that places the product ...
1. A method of cleaning a food or beverage dispenser having a product barrel in fluid communication with a drain conduit, a dispensing valve in fluid communication with said product barrel, a nozzle cap removably connectable in fluid communication with said dispensing valve, said nozzle cap comprising an open end and a reservoir and a cleaning/sanitizing agent disposed in said reservoir, said nozzle cap having no inlet or outlet other than said open end, a water inlet in fluid communication with said drain conduit, a CIP connector in fluid communication ...
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