The winery is located in the Free City Rust in the Burgenland (Austria). It has been family owned since 1889. The company is run today by Rudolf Bachkönig. The vineyards cover 12 hectares of vineyards in the vineyards Bandkräftn, Geyer, Greiner Kraxner, Plachen, Ruster, sentence, outline and Vogelsang, They are half each with the red varieties Blaufränkisch , Zweigelt, Pinot Noir, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, and the white varieties Welschriesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc, Grüner Veltliner, Neuburger, Muscat Ottonel and Gewürztraminer. There is a close to nature, beneficial to conservation management according to the guidelines of KIP (Controlled Integrated Production) with among others greening and waiving artificial fertilizer. 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 oak barrels or barrels. The white wines are stored in stainless steel tanks or traditional wooden barrels. Some of the white wines are also aged in barriques in large vintages. Among the premium wines count Ruster outbreak, the red wine cuvée "R1" ( Blaufränkisch , Blauburgunder) and Blaufränkisch . The winery is a member of the vintners' association Cercle Ruster outbreak,