The winery is located in the municipality Eltville
in the German growing area Rheingau
, It is run by Johannes Ernst in the fourth generation of the family. The vineyards cover 35 hectares of vineyards in the individual layers calf obligation, Langenstück
, Taubenberg and Sonnenberg
(Rauenthal), Roedchen (Martinsthal), Sandgrub
(Kiedrich), as well as Vitusberg (Walluf). They are mainly planted with Riesling (75%) and Pinot Noir (20%), as well as some Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc and Pinot Gris. The red wines are made by gentle mash warming
pressed and then aged in large wooden barrels and in oak barrels.