The winery is located in the municipality Bernkastel-Kues (Saarallee 24) in the German wine-growing region Moselle, The winemaking tradition of the family goes back to the year 1636. The actual founder of the winery is the Prussian MP Dr. Ing. Hugo Thanisch. The winery attracted international attention in the mid-19th century and the wines were added Auctions highest prices. In November 1985 was from the VDP auctioned in Trier a 1921 Trockenbeerenauslese for 11,200 marks. By inheritance division in 1988, there is also a winery Wwe. H. Thanisch Erben Thanisch, The part "Erben Müller-Burggraef" is owned by Margrit Müller-Burggraef, a granddaughter of Hugo Thanisch. The vineyards cover nine hectares of vineyards in the individual layers Doctor. dig and Lay (Bernkastel) Juffer and Juffer sundial ( Brauneberg ) Heaven (Graach) Niedernberg heroes (Lieser), as well sundial (Wehlen). They are planted to 98% with Riesling, and some Pinot Noir. The 300-year-old cellar is located 30 meters below the Doctorberg. It is also produced bottle fermented sparkling wine.