The vineyard "Herrenhof Elmar Schmitzer & Sohn" is located in the community of Eschbach (area Südliche Weinstraße) at the foot of the Madenburg in the German wine-growing region of the Palatinate. The estate also runs a wine bar and offers several guest rooms for rent. The business is managed by Elmar Schmitzer. The vineyards comprise 25 hectares of vineyards in the Hasen (Eschbach) single vineyard. They are planted with the white wine varieties Riesling, Rieslaner,Pinot Blanc, PinotGris, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Gewürztraminer, Gelber Muskateller, Müller-Thurgau and Kerner, as well as the red wine varietiesPinot Noir, Frühburgunder, Cabernet Sauvignon, St. Laurent, Merlot, Dornfelder and Blauer Portugieser. Organic (ecological) viticulture is practised according to the rules of the ECOVIN association.
The product range consists of three lines: Basic (fruity-fresh wines), Classic(varietal wines, golden bar in the label) and Selection "S" (only in the best years of selected varieties, black label with golden "S"). Depending on the type of wine or grape variety, the wines are aged in stainless steel tanks, in large wooden barrels or in . Weißherbste, rosé wines, bottle-fermented sparkling wines, Secco (sparkling wines), noble brandies (apple, Williams-Christ, apricot, quince, Obstler, marc), liqueurs and wine jelly are also produced.