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9027464 Two-piece electric coffee maker  
The two-piece electric coffee maker includes a Dallah (a traditional Arabian coffee pot for making Arabian coffee) and an electric stove. The coffee pot has a temperature sensor that extends from...
8991306 Temperature control valve assembly and beverage preparing apparatus equipped therewith  
Valve assembly (8) for fine tuning the temperature of some fluid that has been heated or cooled in a heat exchanging section of a beverage making apparatus (1). The valve assembly (8) comprises a...
8863649 Intelligent beverage and culinary appliances  
A networking system, method and apparatus for real time management, operation, command and control of various intelligent beverage appliances and intelligent culinary appliances enabled for the...
8850958 Coffee maker with drip stop supporting single serve and carafe operation  
A coffee maker including a base, a filter basket positioned above the base, the filter basket including an outlet, and a drip stop assembly, and a method of using the coffee maker.
8833236 Beverage preparation machine and method of operating a beverage preparation machine  
A beverage preparation machine is electrically operated and has a control unit, at least one functional unit, and an electric circuit for supplying the functional unit and the control unit with...
8646377 Thermoblock-based beverage production device with brewing chambers  
A brewing-type beverage production device comprising at least one water reservoir, at least two thermoblocks respectively being in fluid connection with the water reservoir, at least brewing...
8573114 Method and apparatus for beverage formation with liquid delivery control  
A method and apparatus for forming a beverage. A brewer may be operated so that when water or other beverage precursor is detected to be heated to a desired temperature, the liquid may be provided...
8534186 Method and apparatus for brewing hot beverages  
Automatic apparatus for brewing a hot beverage. A control system causes a heater that is integral with a beverage container to elevate the water temperature to a predetermined brewing temperature...
8528464 Brewing facility for a coffee machine  
A brewing facility for a coffee machine comprises a brewing cylinder (6) and an upper plunger (3) and a lower plunger (4) by means of which a brewing chamber is formed. The brewing cylinder (6)...
8515268 Boiler for heating water in coffee machines  
The invention relates to a boiler for heating water in a coffee or espresso machine, comprising a boiler housing (1), a cold water inlet (7), a hot water outlet (8) and an electric heating device...
8418601 Device and method for controlling heating processes  
A method for controlling heating processes in a coffee machine which is particularly suitable for preparing coffee on the basis of coffee pads. The coffee machine comprises a continuous flow...
8387516 Coffee maker  
A coffee maker contains a siphon tube for discharging hot water from a heated reservoir to a container for coffee grounds. Flow through the siphon tube is initiated by pressurizing the air space...
8322271 Infusible material capsule for brewing a beverage  
A sealed capsule for use in apparatus including a capsule receiving station and a water delivery system for brewing a hot beverage in which a hot liquid under pressure infuses a material. A...
8272317 Housing with integrated water line  
A beverage system includes a pump that draws a set amount of a flavored concentrate into a mixing chamber (28) for mixing with water to form a beverage. A pump head (46) includes a piston opening...
8261656 Apparatus for preparing a beverage from water-cooled sterilized water and an instant product  
An apparatus for preparing a beverage from water and an instant product includes a water supply system for supplying water, a heating device for sterilizing water by heating it; and a cooling...
8225708 Multi-beverage brewer with on-demand variable brew water temperature and method  
A beverage brewer (10) with a temperature selectable dispense system having an on-demand hot water heating chamber assembly (30) with a hot water chamber body (86) having a volume substantially...
8215229 Machine for the preparation of coffee and the like  
A machine for preparing coffee or the like. The machine includes a pump supplying water; a unit for preparing and dispensing of coffee, with a dispensing seating, and an upstream electric heater...
8208800 Potable water heating device  
A rapid heating, highly efficient and reliable hot water drinking apparatus comprises: a water machine (1); a tank (2); a water boiler (3); a funnel (4); a liquid level switch (8); a salver (9);...
8176839 Appliance for producing hot drinks  
An appliance for producing hot drinks comprising a water heating device; a heating source; a seat adapted to receive a product for preparing the drink; a duct for feeding hot water from the water...
8171843 Coffee maker with automatic metered filling means  
An automatic drip coffeemaker with an automatically measured water metering means is herein disclosed. The apparatus also comprises a small flexible plastic water line which connects to the water...
8156858 Apparatus for the regulation of operation parameters, in particular pressure, for a coffee machine, machine and operating method therefor  
The present invention relates to an apparatus for the regulation of operation parameters, in particular pressure, in a coffee machine. The apparatus comprises a keyboard, arranged for activating...
8146485 Modular beverage production device with docking station  
A hierarchical modular beverage production system that includes a docking station and a beverage production module adapted to be selectively in a connected state and a disconnected state,...
8122814 Beverage maker comprising a floating member for determining when a water pumping action needs to be terminated  
A beverage maker (1) comprises a water tank (20) for containing and supplying water during a beverage making process, and a pump (40) for pumping the water out of the water tank (20). In order to...
8075935 Methods and systems for brewing variable amounts of coffee  
A method brewing a beverage or coffee, and an associated system, include a water reservoir having a fixed capacity, an electric pump, a steel vessel with an inlet and an outlet for water and with...
8061263 Sensor head and brew cup for a beverage brewing device  
A sensor head/brew cup with liquid level sensor probes which rotate down into the server to avoid damage to the probes by the server. The sensor head/brew cup moves as a unit, thereby eliminating...
8037811 Adjustable volume brewer  
Beverage making apparatus which controllably produces a beverage from a brewing substance by combining heated water with a brewing substance. The beverage making apparatus includes a volume...
8006612 Hot drink maker  
A hot drink maker is provided. The hot drink maker includes a heating device for making various hot drinks. The heating device can be set in advance with a desired temperature and time for making...
7891287 Coffee maker suitable for aircraft use  
A coffee maker assembly particularly suitable for aircraft use delivers hot coffee into a decanter that can be removed from the assembly to serve the coffee to passengers and crew inside an...
7814824 Coffee machine having a dispenser with independent heating  
The present invention relates to a coffee machine, whose dispensing unit has a heat generator which is independent of the boiler of the machine, valves for opening and cutting off the cold water...
7607385 Machine for the preparation of beverages  
A low pressure beverage preparation system for automatically preparing a range of beverage types from a range of beverage cartridges, the system comprising: a beverage preparation machine;and a...
7594469 Method to steep teas for the optimal times and at the optimal steeping temperatures  
An apparatus for brewing tea in accordance with an aspect of the invention includes a brew chamber that holds water. An infuser disposed in the chamber holds tea leaves and allows the water to...
7578230 Brewer dry plug prevention system  
A beverage making apparatus for producing a desired beverage using a heated brewing substance. The apparatus includes a system and method for preventing initiating of a heating cycle when an...
7509907 Steam frothing device with froth flow regulation system  
A frothing device adaptable to a steam outlet for producing milk froth comprising a steam inlet, a milk inlet, an air inlet, a vacuum chamber adapted to receive steam, liquid milk and air therein,...
7461585 Portable electrical expresso machine  
A portable hot water dispensing machine, particularly suitable for dispensing espresso, that is compact, lightweight, requires minimal power to operate, and is readily transportable, and a method...
7337704 Single serve beverage maker with coordinated heating and pumping periods  
A beverage maker includes a reservoir; a heater for heating water in the reservoir from a starting temperature to a brewing temperature; a temperature sensor for sensing the temperature of the...
7322281 Overheat prevention device for household bean milk and bean curd makers  
Overheat prevention device for household bean milk and bean curd makers is disclosed. Such makers include a housing having a cavity to contain water therein, a main body, and a drive motor to...
7279660 Apparatus for brewing beverages  
An electrically heated water kettle comprises a vessel for holding a liquid for extraction of tea, coffee or other food material. The vessel includes a partially open immersible container sized to...
7234389 Brewer system with brew status indicator and method  
A twin brewer system (30) with a pair of brewers (30A, 30B) each with a controller (158) for controlling the application of electrical power to a hot water heater, disables the application of...
7104184 Feeding formula appliance  
A device for preparing a fluid food at a desired consumption temperature on demand, comprising two reservoirs of water, a container containing a formula, a data processor and a controller for...
7017472 Brewing apparatus water temperature control  
A brewing apparatus, such as a coffeemaker, including a hot water heater; a first temperature sensor connected to the hot water heater; a second temperature sensor connected to either a cold water...
6931984 Feature disablement controlled brewer  
A beverage brewer (10) with a controller (14) that automatically disables selected brewer functions unless enabled by an enablement code that enables use that is only sufficient to brew a...
6772676 Beverage maker with average dispense rate and volume control  
A beverage brewer (20) with a programmable dispenser cycle dispenser valve controller (36) for controlling a dispenser valve (34) to intermittently open and close during a plurality of control...
6612224 Method and apparatus for the preparation of hot beverages  
A method and apparatus for producing a quantity of a hot beverage, comprising providing a source of a liquid having an adjustable temperature, selecting an infusion time and an infusion...
6561079 Steam generating device for heating and/or frothing liquids  
The steam generating device (1) is used to heat and/or froth liquids, especially milk. It includes an electrically driven pump (3) supplied with water from a water source (2), which pump delivers...
6526872 Coffee making machine  
A coffee making machine includes a vessel that supports a fitter basket containing measure of coffee grounds for mixing with hot water in a generally conventional way. A re-circulating passage...
6182555 Apparatus and methods for brewing and dispensing beverages  
A brewing machine freshly brews a single-serving of coffee or tea to be served hot or cold. The machine preferably includes a housing assembly, with a window therein to permit the viewing of the...
6164189 Heated water dispensing system  
A heated water dispensing apparatus has been described. The heated water dispensing apparatus includes a reservoir for retaining a quantity of water, a selector for selecting a temperature of...
6148717 Beverage maker with intermittent beverage liquid dispenser and apparatus and method for uniform contact of brew ingredient with brew  
A beverage brewer (20) with a dispenser valve (34) for passing brewing liquid from a supply (30) under control by a programmable dispenser cycle dispenser valve controller (36) to intermittently...
6098525 Apparatus for brewing beverages  
An apparatus for brewing hot beverages, such as coffee, comprising a water reservoir, a heating element for heating water in the water reservoir, an extraction device, an electric pump and a...
6095031 Computer controlled brewing apparatus  
Apparatus for brewing a beverage is disclosed. Typically, the brewed beverage is coffee, but it might be hot tea, iced tea, or soup. The beverage is brewed by delivering heated brew water to a...

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