(12) International Application Status Report

Received at International Bureau: 18 December 2019 (18.12.2019)

Information valid as of: 12 May 2020 (12.05.2020)

Report generated on: 20 September 2020 (20.09.2020)

(10) Publication number: (43) Publication date: (26) Publication language:
WO 2020/11662811 June 2020 (11.06.2020) Japanese (JA)

(21) Application number: (22) Filing date: (25) Filing language:
PCT/JP2019/04786806 December 2019 (06.12.2019) Japanese (JA)

(31) Priority number(s): (32) Priority date(s): (33) Priority status:
2018-230340 (JP)07 December 2018 (07.12.2018) Priority document received (in compliance with PCT Rule 17.1)

(51) International Patent Classification:
A23F 3/16 (2006.01)

(71) Applicant(s):
SUNTORY HOLDINGS LIMITED [JP/JP]; 1-40, Dojimahama 2-chome, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka 5308203 (JP) (for all designated states)

(72) Inventor(s):
ASAMI Yoji; c/o Suntory Products Development Center, 13-2, Imaikami-cho, Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa 2110067 (JP)
OHKURI Tadahiro; c/o Suntory Products Development Center, 13-2, Imaikami-cho, Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa 2110067 (JP)
FUJIE Akiko; c/o SUNTORY PRODUCTS DEVELOPMENT CENTER, 13-2, Imaikamicho, Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa 2110067 (JP)
NAGAO Koji; c/o Suntory Products Development Center, 13-2, Imaikami-cho, Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa 2110067 (JP)
YOKOO Yoshiaki; c/o Suntory Products Development Center, 13-2, Imaikami-cho, Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa 2110067 (JP)

(74) Agent(s):
KOBAYASHI Hiroshi; ABE, IKUBO & KATAYAMA, Fukuoka Bldg. 9th Fl., 8-7, Yaesu 2-chome, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 1040028 (JP)

(54) Title (EN): TEA BEVERAGE IN WHICH QUALITY OF TASTE RESULTING FROM SUGARS AND SWEETENERS IS IMPROVED
(54) Title (FR): BOISSON AU THÉ DONT LA QUALITÉ GUSTATIVE D'UN SUCRE ET D'UN ÉDULCORANT EST AMÉLIORÉE
(54) Title (JA): 糖および甘味料の呈する味質が改善した茶飲料

(57) Abstract:
(EN): The present invention relates to a tea beverage that contains (a) an amount of a natural sugar corresponding to a sweetness intensity X1, (b) an amount of a high-sweetness sweetener corresponding to a sweetness intensity X2, (c) less than 50 mg of sodium per 100 ml of said tea beverage, and (d) 0.1-32 mg of potassium per 100 ml and/or 0.1-32 mg of calcium per 100 ml of said tea beverage. The high-sweetness sweetener includes at least one high-sweetness sweetener b1 selected from the group consisting of rebaudioside M, rebaudioside D, rebaudioside N, rebaudioside O, rebaudioside E, a Siraitia grosvenorii extract, mogroside V, and thaumatin. The tea beverage satisfies 0.1 < (X1 + X2) ≤ 20.
(FR): L'invention concerne une boisson au thé qui contient (a) un sucre naturel à raison d'une quantité d'intensité de goût sucré x 1 équivalent, (b) un édulcorant intense à raison d'une quantité d'intensité de goût sucré x 2 équivalents, (c) un sodium à raison de moins de 50mg/100ml, et (d) un potassium à raison de 0,1 à 32mg/100ml et/ou un calcium à raison de moins de 0,1 à 32mg/100ml. Ledit édulcorant intense contient au moins un édulcorant intense (b1) choisi dans un groupe constitué d'un rébaudioside M, d'un rébaudioside D, d'un rébaudioside N, d'un rébaudioside O, d'un rébaudioside E, d'un extrait de fruit des moines, d'un mogroside V et d'une thaumatine. 0,1<(X1+X2)≦20.
(JA): 本発明は、(a)甘味強度X1相当の量の天然糖、(b)甘味強度X2相当の量の高甘 味度甘味料、(c)50mg/100ml未満のナトリウム、および(d)0.1~32mg/100mlのカリウ ムおよび/または0.1~32mg/100mlのカルシウムを含み、前記高甘味度甘味料が、レバウ ジオシドM、レバウジオシドD、レバウジオシドN、レバウジオシドO、レバウジオシド E、羅漢果抽出物、モグロシドVおよびソーマチンからなる群より選択される少なくとも 1つの高甘味度甘味料b1を含み、0.1<(X1+X2)≦20である、茶飲料に関する。

International search report:
Received at International Bureau: 02 March 2020 (02.03.2020) [JP]

International Report on Patentability (IPRP) Chapter II of the PCT:
Not available

(81) Designated States:
AE, AG, AL, AM, AO, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BH, BN, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CL, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DJ, DK, DM, DO, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, GT, HN, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IR, IS, JO, JP, KE, KG, KH, KN, KP, KR, KW, KZ, LA, LC, LK, LR, LS, LU, LY, MA, MD, ME, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MY, MZ, NA, NG, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PA, PE, PG, PH, PL, PT, QA, RO, RS, RU, RW, SA, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, ST, SV, SY, TH, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, ZA, ZM, ZW
European Patent Office (EPO) : AL, AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, MK, MT, NL, NO, PL, PT, RO, RS, SE, SI, SK, SM, TR
African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI) : BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, KM, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) : BW, GH, GM, KE, LR, LS, MW, MZ, NA, RW, SD, SL, ST, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW
Eurasian Patent Organization (EAPO) : AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, RU, TJ, TM