In Chinese language 2013 has homophonic word of “爱ai你ni一yi生sheng” which means “Love you in my whole life” or “Love forever”. In 2013 year, many people send their companion “201314” which has homophonic word of “爱ai你ni一yi生sheng一yi世shi” with same explanation of “Love you in my whole life”.
But this tea has it’s own name called “真zhen情qing号hao” which means “true love”. FT tea company published this tea for commemoration of this year and take it as a chance of promotion, we assume. (In the future products, we will find ever FT or XiaGuan is good at taking these similar chance to make promotion of their own product. These are their own sales strategy, we have no judgement on that. After all, what we are after is appearance of tea itself, any more? )
Lacking of official info of tea materials, so we take it as a casual tea for daily drinking.
铁饼TieBing which means iron cake because after heavy compress process, the disc is so tight like iron disc. TieBing have slower fermentation process because of oxygen can’t get in easily and that make the taste unique after same years storage compared to casual pressed cake.
Sheng cha which will continuously ferment by complicate chemical reaction of Oxygen, Microbes, Enzyme and other substances contained in tea leaf. And this process is called natural fermentation or evolution which will get better effect under ideal storage condition of humidity around 75% and temperature near 20-25 Celsius with airflow and should be hidden from sun light.
Guangzhou city stored till now. Clean and dry.