Inventor, Claire Robinson : 832 Hilldale, Apartment 832 West Hollywood California 90069
LIQUID CONTAINER CAP WITH INTEGRAL STEEPER
A liquid container cap for use with a drinking container containing a liquid, said drinking container having a lip extending around an upper circumference thereof defining an opening of the drinking container, the container cap comprising:
a lid having a cover portion for substantially covering the opening of the drinking container and an integral lid retainer surrounding the periphery of the cover portion and attachable to the upper lip of the drinking container; and a steeper defined by score lines formed in the center of the cover portion of the lid, the steeper having first and second sections, each section separately partially separable from the cover portion by the score lines, the second section connected to the cover portion at one end by a first hinge and connected to the first section at an opposite end by a second hinge, the steeper pivotable between first position wherein the steeper and the cover portion of the lid cooperatively cover the opening of the drinking container, a second position wherein only the first section of the steeper extends into the drinking container from the lid and the second section remains attached to the cover portion along substantially its entire length, and a third position wherein both the first and second sections extend into the drinking container from the lid;
wherein the first section of the steeper includes a hook opposite the second hinge, the hook configured to support a porous bag containing flavor agent from the cover portion of the lid and into the liquid of the drinking container.