Patent Number: 8,871,285

Title: Method for making a two component beverage and associated two compartment container

Abstract: A method is provided for forming a two component beverage using a container having two compartments, an upper compartment and a lower compartment, each containing a beverage ingredient. The upper compartment contains a first beverage ingredient, such as powdered milk, and the lower compartment 8 contains a second beverage ingredient, such as instant coffee. The upper compartment can be stacked above the lower compartment such that access to the lower compartment is through the upper compartment.

Inventors: Markoulis; Shelley (Wycoff, NJ), de Cleir; Piaras Valdis (Tarrytown, NY), Doll; Paul Edward (Madison, WI), Mohler; Niketa (Ossining, NY), Leslie; Stuart (Larchmont, NY), Sen; Diya (Forest Hills, NY), Billig; Jason (Mount Vernon, NY)

Assignee: Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC

International Classification: A22C 13/00 (20060101); B65D 81/34 (20060101); B65D 55/00 (20060101); A23L 2/00 (20060101); B65D 25/08 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00