The winery is located in the municipality Dernau in the German wine-growing region Ahr
, It is now run by the great-grandson of the founder, Volker Riske, in the fourth generation of the family. A bunch of wine is connected. The vineyards cover five hectares of vineyards in the layers Castle garden
(Dernau), Rosenberg and Trotzenberg
(Bad Neuenahr), sunshine (Bachem), as well as Ursulinengarten
(Ahrweiler). They are the red varieties Pinot Noir (75%), Blue Portugal, Dornfelder and Frühburgunder, and the white varieties Riesling and Rivaner planted. It is practiced near-natural viticulture. The quality criteria are reduced pruning, Defoliation
the grape zone, thin out
still immature grapes and hand picked grape harvest in several passes. The white wines are cold fermented in steel tanks and expanded. The red wines mature in old oak barrels and new barriques and are bottled at the height of their development. It also produces brandies (yeast, pomace), liqueurs and flaschenvergorene sect.