The traditional winery is located in the municipality of Niederhausen in the German wine-growing region Near
, It was founded in 1575 and today is managed by Jakob and Monika Schneider. Son Jakob is actively involved in the operation and is responsible for the junior selection. The 80% in steep slopes vineyards cover 15 hectares of vineyards in the layers Rock Steyer
and Rosenheck (Niederhausen), as well Dellchen
(Norheim). They are planted to 90% with the Riesling (13.5 ha), and the varieties Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Dornfelder, Silvaner and Pinot Noir. In the vineyard great importance is attached to the conservation of soil flora and fauna, which is achieved by gentle crop protection. As quality-enhancing measures, a greatly reduced cut takes place. The musts are fermented cooled in smaller tanks or oak barrels with a desired duration of three to four weeks. A specialty of the house are noble sweet wines.