The estate is located in the municipality of Enkirch in the German wine-growing region Moselle, It is one of the oldest wineries on the Moselle. The middle part of the estate, which is still preserved, is mentioned for the first time in 908 in a document by the Carolingian King Ludwig IV (893-911), in which a transfer of the estate to the church was confirmed. The base of the building dates from the second half of the 9th century. The supporting basalt column in the basement is of Roman origin. The Immich family was particularly influential in history and development. With a history of viticulture from 1425 to 1989, it is one of the oldest winegrowing families in the Moselle.
The estate was founded by Carl August Immich in its current form. From 1841 to 1846, he worked a vineyard with countless explosive charges in order to achieve the best slope and orientation towards the sun. This is why it was later called the "battery mountain". The business was acquired in 2010 by the Hamburg families Auerbach and Probst. Gernot Kollmann has been responsible for management and viniculture since the 2009 vintage. After studying wine management in Heilbronn, he worked in a responsible position at the wineries Episcopal wineries Trier and Van Volxem, and afterwards as Wine consultant at different companies. Karl Höhlein is responsible for the vineyards.
The vineyards cover 7.5 hectares of vineyards in individual locations Batterieberg (Sole ownership), Ellergrub, Steffensberg and Zeppwingert (Enkirch). It will be exclusively Riesling vines in traditional Mosel pile education cultivated, the average 60 years old and largely ungrafted are. The grapes are harvested very late when they are ripe. The wines are mainly dry and aim for longevity in the stainless steel tank or traditional large wooden barrel with long storage on the whole yeast expanded. According to the tradition of the former natural wines is on pure-bred yeasts, enzymes. protein stabilization. Klärhilfen and deacidification waived.