The winery is located in the Freistadt Rust in the Burgenland (Austria). It has been family-owned since 1889. The company is now run by Rudolf Bachkönig. The vineyards cover 12 hectares of vineyards in the vineyards Bandkräftn Geyer Greiner Kraxner Plachen, Rust, set, outline and Vogelsang, They are half each with the red varieties Blaufränkisch , Zweigelt, Blauburgunder, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, as well as the white varieties Welschriesling, Chardonnay, Weißburgunder, Grüner Veltliner, Neuburger, Muskat-Ottonel and Gewürztraminer. There is a natural, beneficial conservation management according to the guidelines of the KIP (Controlled Integrated Production) with among others greening and no artificial fertilizers. The yield is limited to a maximum of 4,000 kg / ha of grapes.
The red wines ferment in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks and are then aged in large wooden barrels or in barriques. The white wines are stored in stainless steel tanks or traditional wooden barrels. Some of the white wines are also aged in barriques for large vintages. Count among the premium wines Rust outbreak, the red wine cuvée "R1" ( Blaufränkisch , Blauburgunder) and Blaufränkisch . The winery is a member of the winegrowers' association Cercle Ruster outbreak,