The winery is located in the municipality of Würzburg
(area Maindreieck) in the German wine-growing region Franconia
. It was founded in 1960 by Bruno Reiss. Today the business is managed by Martina and Christian Reiss. The vineyards cover 16.5 hectares in the individual locations Kelter (Himmelstadt), Roter Berg (Weimersheim), Sonnenschein (Veitshöchheim), Scharlachberg
(Randersacker), as well as Pfaffenberg
(Würzburg). They are planted with the white wine varieties Silvaner, Müller-Thurgau, Bacchus, Traminer, Kerner, Riesling, Pinot Gris and Pinot Blanc, as well as with the red wine varieties Pinot Noir, Portugieser, Pinot Noir and Domina. The wines are produced in the lines Neues Franken, Fränkische Klassik and Großes Franken. Specialities are noble sweet Beerenauslesen and ice wines.