The estate is located in the municipality of Gorca in Slovenska Štájerska (Lower Styria) in the Haloze region in the wine-growing region Podravje in Slovenia, It is owned by the family Big (Community of Ratsch) in the südsteiermark (Austria) and is managed by Maria and Michael Gross. This area was part of Austria-Hungary at the time of the Habsburg monarchy until 1918. The first vineyard was acquired in 2005 and the areas were continuously expanded. In 2011, a technically renovated winery (press house, vaulted cellar) high above Gorca was put into operation. The vineyards now cover 18 hectares of vineyards at 300 to 500 meters above sea level in extreme steep slopes with a slope of 65% Tilt on exclusively terraced Hang.
You are with the white wines Sauvignon Blanc, Šipon ( Furmint ), Traminec ( Gewurztraminer ), Laški Rizling ( ) and Renski Rizling ( Rheinriesling ) planted. As in the Stammgut in Ratsch, natural management takes place. These include the fertilization with homemade compost, as well as the waiver of pesticides how herbicides. insecticides and fungicides, An old name of the local wine-growing region is "Kolos". The term used in the Austro-Hungarian Empire derives from "Colles" and in this context means "hilly wine country". After that, a single-variety Sauvignon Blanc is named. Another wine is "Gorca" (Furmint), as well as cuvées from Sauvignon Blanc, Traminer and Welschriesling.