Global Patent Index - EP 1074171 A1

EP 1074171 A1 2001-02-07 - DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PREPARING FOOD PORTIONS

Title (en)

DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PREPARING FOOD PORTIONS

Title (de)

VORRICHTUNG UND VERFAHREN ZUM ZUBEREITEN VON NAHRUNGSMITTELPORTIONEN

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET DISPOSITIF POUR PREPARER DES PORTIONS D'ALIMENTS

Publication

EP 1074171 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 99913202 A

Priority

  • EP 99913202 A
  • CH 152598 A
  • EP 9901314 W
  • EP 98103493 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9944394A1] The invention relates to a device for preparing food portions (4) comprising a microwave compartment (1) in which a portion (4) can be heated. At least one part of a boundary (2) of the microwave compartment (1) is configured as a cooking surface (2'). An extremely quick preparation can be carried out by means of heating and cooking when the portion is placed on the cooking surface (2') in the microwave oven. The dimensions of the device can be adjusted to extremely small sizes such that it adapts to the size of possible portions. The method for preparing food portions (4) provides that during heating by means of microwaves, two opposite outer surfaces of the portion (4) are in contact with cooking surfaces (2').

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

H05B 6/80; A47J 37/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47J 37/06 (2006.01); H05B 6/80 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H05B 6/6482 (2013.01); A47J 37/0611 (2013.01); H05B 6/6426 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9944394A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9944394 A1 19990902; AU 3142499 A 19990915; EP 1074171 A1 20010207

INPADOC legal status


2004-04-07 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20031001

2001-02-07 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001213

2001-02-07 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE