The estate is located in the municipality of Flemlingen (Südliche Weinstraße area) in the German wine-growing region palatinate
, The wine cellar dates from the 15th century and at that time belonged to the Counts of the Leyen as a tithe cellar. The winery has been run by Theo and his wife Martina and daughter Regine Minges for over six generations. The vineyards cover 25 hectares of vineyards in the individual layers Rosenkranz (Böchingen), Schlossgarten (Burrweiler), Herrenbuckel, Vogelsprung and Zechpeter (Flemlingen), hell
(Gleisweiler), Letten (Hainfeld), and Silberberg (Walsheim).
In addition to the two main varieties Riesling and Pinot Noir, the white varieties Pinot Gris, Pinot Blanc, Chardonnay, Scheurebe, Muskateller and Gewürztraminer, as well as the red varieties Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc are cultivated. The management is carried out according to the guidelines of the Organic (ecological) viticulture
, The white wines are after Maceration times fermented cool and slowly and stored for a long time on the whole yeast
, The red wines are macerated and aged for a long time in large wooden barrels or barriques. Bottle-fermented sparkling wines are also produced. The winery is a member of VDP
and at Slow food