Title:
Flavored coffee filter inserts and flavored coffee filters
Kind Code:
A1


Abstract:
The flavored coffee filter/flavored coffee filter inserts are treated with a special flavoring. When hot water permeates the coffee filter the coffee granules absorb the flavor and turn your plain coffee into any one of a variety of flavors, i.e., almond mocha, hazelnut, French vanilla, etc.



Inventors:
Stevenson, Martha L. (South Holland, IL, US)
Application Number:
10/806362
Publication Date:
02/17/2005
Filing Date:
03/23/2004
Assignee:
STEVENSON MARTHA L.
Primary Class:
International Classes:
A47J31/08; (IPC1-7): B65B29/02
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Primary Examiner:
WEINSTEIN, STEVEN L
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Martha, Stevenson L. (17156 CLYDE AVENUE, SOUTH HOLLAND, IL, 60473, US)
Claims:
1. Flavored Coffee Filters/Flavored Coffee Filter Inserts (paper or material) that have been treated with a special flavoring either by encapsulation, spray, granules, powder or any other means that will allow the filter to dispense the flavoring into the coffee grinds. Once the hot water permeates the filter the flavoring will be released and absorbed by the coffee grinds which will turn the coffee into the flavor of the coffee filter.

Description:

BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION

This invention will cater to people who drink brewed coffee. These flavored coffee filters/flavored coffee filter inserts will take the place of and add versatility to regular coffee filters. It will allow coffee drinkers that drink their coffee black (without creamers) to experience different flavors without diluting their coffee.

BRIEF SUMMARY OF THE INVENTION

The flavored coffee filter/flavored coffee filter inserts are designed to be used with brewed coffee. The filters are treated with a special flavor that will dispense when permeated with hot water which will be absorbed into the coffee grinds causing the coffee to be flavored with whatever flavor was put onto the coffee filter. The advantage of the flavored coffee filter/flavored coffee filter inserts is it will allow you to experience different flavors with your plain coffee.

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF DRAWING

There are three (3) drawings included: Drawing #1, Coffee Filter, Drawing #2, Coffee Filter displaying insert in flavorless coffee filter and Drawing #3, Flavored coffee filter inserts.

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

This product can be used by individuals and companies that provide brewed coffee.

Flavored coffee filter; This filter (paper or material) has been treated with a special flavoring. When hot water permeates the filterr, the coffee granules absorb the flavor and turn your plain coffee into any one of a variety of flavors, i.e., almond mocha, hazelnut, pineapple cream, etc.

Flavored coffee filter inserts; these flavored filter inserts (paper or material) have been treated with a special flavoring that can be placed in the bottom of regular flavorless coffee filters. When the hot water permeates the filter, the coffee granules absorb the flavor and turn your plain coffee into any one of a variety of flavors, i.e., almond mocha, hazelnut, pineapple cream, etc.