The estate is located in the municipality of Trittenheim (Bernkastel area) in the German wine-growing region Moselle
, The family has been involved in viticulture since the 17th century. After completing her viticulture studies at the technical college in Geisenheim
Eva Clüsserath took over, the main job in the Palatinate branch VDP
is responsible for winemaking in his parents' winery in 1998. Father Ansgar continues to look after the management of the vineyards and mother Elsbeth takes care of the connected guest house and customer care. The vineyards cover almost four hectares of vineyards in the locations Altärchen
(Neumagen), as well Sonnenlay
(Mülheim). They are mainly planted with Riesling (3.4 ha), as well as small portions of Pinot Blanc, Kerner and Müller-Thurgau. Eva Clüsserath's first year 2001 caused a sensation. The fermentation takes place with natural yeasts in traditional wooden barrels. Long yeast storage creates classic, terroir-stressed Rieslings. Around two thirds of the wines are aged dry. Since the 2003 vintage, the dry wines no longer have any predicate names, but are marked with one to three "stars".