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The "Organic Winery H. & M. Hofer" is located in the municipality of Auersthal near Wien in the south of the Lower Austrian wine-growing region Weinviertel. It is run by cellar master Hermann Hofer and his wife Maria. A wine tavern is attached, where guests are offered meals in organic quality. Controlled organic farming has been practised on 45 hectares of arable land since 2001 The vineyards cover 20 hectares in the Freiberg, Gaissberg and Vogelsang (Bockfließ) vineyards, as well as Kirchlissen (Auersthal). They are 70% planted with the white wine varieties Grüner Veltliner (the lead variety with over 50%), Pinot Bl anc, Riesling, Welschriesling and Gemischter Satz, and 30% with the red wine varieties Zweigelt (15%), St. Laur ent, Blauburger and some PIWI varieties such as Monarch and Cabernet Carol.

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