|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||B67D-001/08 B67D-001/00 F25D-023/12|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 22|
Apparatuses and methods for conditioning a liquid stream with a liquid dispensing system associated with a refrigerator, preparing an enhanced beverage using one or more of the individually conditioned liquid streams and a liquid enhancement device and minimizing the potential for back contamination of the liquid dispensing system are provided.
1. A refrigerator with a liquid dispensing system providing multi-level conditioning of at least one liquid stream before being dispensed and a liquid enhancement system that prepares an enhanced beverage using conditioned liquid streams and minimizes potential for back contamination of the liquid dispensing system, the refrigerator comprising: a cabinet body; a dispenser associated with the cabinet body, the dispenser having an external liquid source inlet adapted for fluid communication with an external liquid source and a dispensing outlet area proxim...