The estate is located in the municipality of Jetzelsdorf in the Pulkau Valley in the west of the Lower Austrian wine region Weinviertel close to the border too Czech Republic, The traditional family has been wine-growing here since 1721. A guest house with some rooms is connected. The business has been run by Ing. Norbert and Gisela Bauer in the 13th generation since 1992. Incidentally, the Bauer family's winegrower's house was the filming location for the successful Austrian TV crime series “Polt”, which also has its own wine (Blauer Portugieser).
The vineyards cover 58 hectares of vineyards with 250,000 vines in cauldrons and steep slopes on loess and primary rock soils. These are divided between the Altenberg, Bergsatz, Diermannsee, Rechtsberg, Fuchsenbereg, Haidberg, Hasenecken, Kellerberg, Parapluiberg, Schatzberg and Übeleisen sites. Some of them are over forty years old, ungrafted Vines stocked. The winery specializes in red wines; the Schatzberg is considered the Weinviertel red wine island. There are 60% of the red wine varieties Zweigelt. St. Laurent. Blue Portuguese. Blaufränkisch. Blauburger. Cabernet Sauvignon. Syrah and Merlot and, as well as 40% white wine varieties Green Valtellina. Riesling. Riesling, Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ) and Chardonnay cultured.
The management is based on the principle of one ecological Balance. The golden sun at label should symbolize the richness of light and warmth of the Pulkau valley, which is reflected in the wines. In the basement that applies non-invasive Principle with only essential interventions. The extensive product range includes the three lines of classic (fruity-fresh, light alcoholic wines), site wines (from different soil types) and reserve wines (carefully selected grapes).
The white wines and fruity red wine varieties mature in steel tanks, the strong wines are aged in wooden barrels, the best of them in barriques. The wines rest in the extensive sand cellars until they are optimally mature. The premium wines include the red wine blend "Schatzberg" (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, St. Laurent), Zweigelt Reserve Haidberg and various Weinviertel DAC (Green Valtellina). In weather-appropriate years too Eiswein vinified. It will also be wine chocolate and Frizzante generated. The winery is a member of the associations Premium wineries Weinviertel and Retzer Land wineries,