The winery is located in the community of Weyher in the Palatinate (area Südliche Weinstraße) in the German wine-growing region Palatinate. It was founded in 1885 by Valentin Ziegler. In 1999 the business was taken over by Helmut Meier and his wife Barbara. After an apprenticeship as a winegrower at the Palatinate wineries Koch Bernhard, Siegrist and Christmann as well as an apprenticeship as a viticulture technician, son Georg Meier has been responsible for the wine production since 2005. The company also offers holiday apartments for rent.
The vineyards comprise almost 17 hectares of vineyards in the individual locations Michelsberg (Weyher), Altenforst (Burrweiler) and Letten (Hainfeld). They are planted with the white wine varieties Riesling,Pinot Blanc (Pinot Noir), PinotGris, Chardonnay, Silvaner, Scheurebe and Gewürztraminer, as well as the red wine varietiesPinot Noir, St. Laurent, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Dornfelder and Dunkelfelder. Among the premium wines of the house are Riesling trocken-Goldkapsel Weyher Michelsberg and Spätburgunder trocken-Goldkapsel Hainfeld Letten. In addition, bottle-fermented sparkling wines, Secco (sparkling wine) and grape juice are also produced. The winery is a member of the association Generation Riesling.