US 11,653,665 B2
Processed products of tea and method for manufacturing the same
Kwanghyun Shin, Yongin-si (KR); Wonkyung Cho, Yongin-si (KR); Jinoh Chung, Yongin-si (KR); and Yong Deog Hong, Yongin-si (KR)
Assigned to AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION, Seoul (KR)
Filed by AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION, Seoul (KR)
Filed on Aug. 19, 2020, as Appl. No. 16/997,591.
Claims priority of application No. 10-2019-0102336 (KR), filed on Aug. 21, 2019.
Prior Publication US 2021/0051972 A1, Feb. 25, 2021
Int. Cl. A23F 3/32 (2006.01); A23F 3/10 (2006.01); B01J 2/16 (2006.01); B01J 2/14 (2006.01)
CPC A23F 3/32 (2013.01) [A23F 3/10 (2013.01); B01J 2/14 (2013.01); B01J 2/16 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A particulate processed product of tea, comprising tea particles,
wherein the tea particles exhibit a sphericity S10 value of 0.68 or greater,
wherein the sphericity S10 value is a sphericity of a particle corresponding to 10% cumulative subdistribution in cumulative distribution measured for the sphericity of tea particles, and
wherein the particulate processed product of tea comprises 20 mass % or less of fine powders based on the total mass of the tea particles and the fine powders have a particle diameter of 75 μm or smaller.