The winery is located in the community Heimersheim in the German wine-growing region Ahr, The Nelles family has been growing wine for over 500 years. The year number 1479N mentioned on the bottle labels refers to the documentary mention of a Peter Nelis as tenant of a "wyngartz at the buysch portzen". Today's owner Thomas Nelles completed a winegrower apprenticeship Julius Wasem in Ingelheim and also worked at Adeneuer before going in vineyard Viticulture and fruit growing studied. After graduating, he took over the winery of his father in the early 1970s. Only a little later, the farmhouse, built in 1950, had to give way to a road. When the Heimersheimer cooperative 1976 with the Ahr winegrower eG fused and gave up their premises in Heimersheim, Nelles had the building demolished to the hotel and rebuilt the operation on the old cellar.
The vineyards cover nearly seven hectares of vineyards in the individual layers Castle garden and Landskrone (Heimersheim), as well Schieferlay and Sonnenberg (Bad Neuenahr), which are usually not listed. They are about 760% with the Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir )), such as Riesling, Pinot Gris ( Pinot gris ), Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ) Frühburgunder and Domina planted. The best red wines are possible without filtration bottled. There is also no beautiful, The Spätburgunder are marketed in an in-house hierarchy from the "Classic" to the flagship "B52". The winery is a member of VDP (Verband deutscher Prädikatsweingüter) and the German Family Goods Association The goods,