|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||A23F-003/18 A47J-031/06 A23F-003/00|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 93|
A method and apparatus for brewing and chilling a brewed beverage such as tea includes brewing the beverage; combining the brewed beverage with a chilling medium; and covering the combined brewed beverage and chilling medium with an air-tight lid assembly to form an airtight seal. The combined brewed beverage and chilling medium may then be agitated. The airtight seal traps vapor generated from the beverage during the chilling, thereby causing the vapor to re-enter the beverage to maintain optimum flavor.
1. A brewing assembly comprising: a lid ring comprising a sidewall defining a hollow interior, a first end, and an opposed second end;a spout having a spout portion extending radially outward from the sidewall at the first end;a pitcher having a body with an interior space for holding a liquid, an upper rim with an opening, and an enclosed bottom; the lid ring receiving the upper rim of the pitcher in the hollow interior;an infuser suspended by said lid ring and including a well projecting into the interior space of the pitcher and the well comprising a ...