The estate is located in the municipality of Dirmstein (Mittelhaart area / Deutsche Weinstraße) in the German wine-growing region palatinate
, The traditional company has been family-owned since 1803. The courtyard is a former Jesuit monastery with several listed buildings. The property also includes the Quadt'sche Castle, which Uli Schneider and his family live in. He manages the agricultural part of the company. The wine and sparkling wine in its current form was founded in 1986 by Andrea and Klaus Schneider. These are supported by son Moritz, who, after completing his training at Palatinate, became top winemakers at the university of applied sciences Geisenheim
completed his viticulture studies. The vineyards cover 20 hectares of vineyards in the individual layers Herrgottsacker, Jesuitenhofgarten (privately owned) and Mandelpfad
(Dirmstein), as well Steinbuckel
(Laumersheim). They are planted with the white varieties Riesling, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, Müller-Thurgau, Auxerrois, Silvaner and Gewürztraminer, as well as the red varieties Pinot Noir, Dornfelder, Portuguese and Black Riesling. Great importance is attached to environmentally friendly, sustainable cultivation
as well as careful expansion. The white wines are aged in steel tanks, the red wines mature in large wooden barrels or in barriques. Bottle-fermented sparkling wines and brandies (wine, pomace) are also produced.