The estate is located in the municipality of Flemlingen (southern wine route area) in the German wine-growing region palatinate
, The wine cellar dates from the 15th century and belonged at that time as a tithe cellar (Zehntkeller) the Count von der Leyen. The winery has been run for over six generations by Theo and wife Martina and daughter Regine Minges. The vineyards cover 25 hectares of vineyards in the individual layers Rosenkranz (Böchingen), Schlossgarten (Burrweiler), Herrenbuckel, bird jump and Zechpeter (Flemlingen), hell
(Gleisweiler), Letten (Hainfeld), and Silberberg (Walsheim).
In addition to the two main varieties Riesling and Pinot Noir, the white varieties Grauburgunder, Pinot Blanc, Chardonnay, Scheurebe, Muscat and Gewürztraminer, as well as the red varieties Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc are cultivated. The management is carried out according to since the year 2013 certified guidelines of the Organic (organic) viticulture
, The white wines are after cool and slowly fermented and stored long on the whole yeast
, The red wines are mashed and fermented for a long time in large oak barrels or barriques. It also produces bottle-fermented sect. The winery is a member of VDP
and at Slow Food