German Wine Route: Ungstein

Ungstein, a village with 1350 inhabitants was first documentary mentioned in the Weissenburg codex in 714 as "Unchesstagni". Ungstein was a franconian settlement from the clan of "Unko".

Roman villa near Ungstein at the German Wine Road

The Salvator church was built around 1713.

Two roman houses and a roman winery where found during a land consolidation in 1981, due to discovered coins it can be said that the complex was destroyed around 500 AD.

 

Vineyards of Ungstein, Ungsteiner Weinlagen