|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||B65D-047/36 B65D-043/02 B65D-043/06 B65D-051/16 A47G-019/22|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 1 인용 특허 : 49|
A lid for a container is described. The lid has a basin that is designed to enhance the user's olfactory experience when drinking a beverage from the container and lid. As the user tilts the container and lid to take a drink, the beverage pours through an opening on the basin valley and flows across a sipping surface area to the user's mouth, thus allowing the beverage to aerate, evaporate, and cool. The basin is sized and dimensioned to channel and concentrate the vapor rising from the beverage towards the user's nose as the user sips the beverage. The ...
1. A lid for a container, comprising: a basin defined by a ridge that at least partially surrounds a valley in a non-circular path, wherein the basin has a drinking portion and an aroma portion disposed on opposite halves of the basin;a first tear line disposed on the drinking portion;a second tear line disposed on the aroma portion;wherein the drinking portion is proximal to a user's mouth and the aroma portion is distal to the user's mouth when the user uses the lid; andwherein at least one of the first tear line and the second tear line extends proxim...