The winery "E. Schauß & Sohn "is located in the municipality of Monzingen in the German wine-growing region Near
, The founding year is 1800, when Johann Nicolaus Schauß married into a family of Monzen winegrowers. The vaulted cellar and parts of today's factory building date back to this time. For a long time, the property was managed as a mixed agricultural business and as a tannery. In the 1980s, the winery was completely converted to viticulture. Today, the estate is operated by Elmar Schauß in the seventh generation of the family. The vineyards cover 12.5 hectares of vineyards in the layers Frühlingsplätzchen
(Monzingen). They are planted to 45% with the Riesling, and the varieties Dornfelder, Portuguese, Pinot Noir, Domina, Kerner, Bacchus, Pinot Blanc, Muller-Thurgau, Regent, Pinot Gris and Gewurztraminer. In the vineyard special emphasis is placed on low yields and natural soil care. This includes, for example, a targeted greening
, After hand-picking, the grapes are pressed after four hours at the latest. The slow fermentation takes place in small, refrigerated tanks. It also produces sparkling wines, flaschenvergorene sect and spirits (Hefebrand, grape liqueur, peach liqueur).