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The estate is located in the municipality of Westhofen (Wonnegau area) in the German wine-growing region Rheinhessen, The family is already in the 6th generation of viticulture. The company is now run by Klaus and Geisenheim graduate Wolfgang H. Fehlinger. The vineyards cover 15 hectares of vineyards in individual locations Aulerde. houses for wells. parish, Rotenstein and Steingrube, They are planted with the white wine varieties Riesling, White Burgundy, Gray Burgundy, Sylvaner, Muscat Ottonel, Gewürztraminer, Huxelrebe, Sauvignon Blanc, Müller-Thurgau and Kerner, as well as with the red wine varieties Pinot Noir, Dornfelder, Dark Fields, Portuguese and Cabernet Sauvignon.

The management is close to nature and sustained, Soil improvements are made using green manure and of humus performed. On the use of insecticides and herbicides is waived. The wines are vinified in an ancient vaulted cellar with a crown height of four meters. The expansion takes place mainly in stainless steel. The red wines mature in barriques or in small wooden barrels. Premium wines are Alter Wingert Riesling dry and Sauvignon Blanc dry. Bottle-fermented sparkling wine, brandy and grape brandy are also produced. Around 30,000 bottles of wine are produced annually. The winery is a member of Generation Riesling.

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