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The estate is located in the Klingenberg municipality (Mainviereck area) in the German wine-growing region Franconia, It was founded in 1972 by Hedwig and Willi Stritzinger. However, viticulture played a role in the family much earlier, because in an old document an ancestor is called " cooper and arable ”. In 1990 the changeover to Organic (ecological) viticulture according to certified guidelines from Bioland, In 1985 he was also a founding member of the Federal Association of Organic Viticulture. After completing her winegrower training and master craftsman examination, the business has been run by daughter Anja Stritzinger since 2001.

The vineyards cover two hectares in the individual layers Schlossberg (Klingenberg) and Centgrafenberg (Bürgstadt) in terraced Steep slopes. You are with the white wines Riesling. Gewurztraminer. Johanniter and Müller-Thurgau, as well as the red wine varieties Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ) regent. Pinotin and Blue Portuguese planted. A specialty is an old vineyard with about 20 grape varieties, from where the red wine "Old Set" comes.

The selected grapes are carefully processed noninvasive Usually with as few interventions as possible in the basement. The white wines are vinified in steel tanks. The red wines go through a ten day period maceration and are then in large wooden barrel or in Barrique expanded. Sparkling wine and bottle-fermented sparkling wine are also produced. Around 10,000 bottles of wine are produced annually.

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