LVT 2007 r Good quality, notably with the standard Côtes du Rhône Cantabril - very drinkable. 20% bottled, rest bulk sales.
LVT 2014 wh 2015 r Sound white. Entertaining reds with character. Organic production, low use of sulphur. Pierre has worked as a winemaker in the Napa Valley, California. He returned to France and set up the estate in 2000, his first vintage 2001. 25 hectares. Organic from 2003, officially from 2008, and biodynamic from early 2010s. Low use of sulphur.
LVT 2015 r Michel is the husband of Valérie Castan-Collomb, of Domaine de la Valériane. He also makes olive oil sold at the domaine. The wines are vinified at Valériane. Discreet structure, no undue forcing, sound wine, the 2015 Signargues red an expressive, engaging ***(*) wine.
LVT 2012 r 2012 rosé Efficient, easy-fruited organic wines. The Costes are also connected with Château Capucine at Châteauneuf-du-Pape, and make two sound, soft Signargues reds: the Cayenne is oaked, Bastien is vat-raised. They were ***(*) and *** wines in 2015.
LVT 2015 r 2014 wh 2010 rosé From the good right-bank village of Domazan in the Gard. Muscled, well-made wines, notably the Côtes du Rhône Vieilles Vignes red. The 2015 Signargues Les Cailloux red was an authentic STGT **** wine. There is an aromatic white.
LVT 2014 r 2011 rosé 2014 wh 2 Signargues reds made: quality up or down. Lou Biou better.
LVT 2014 wh 2013 r Organic estate, wines of interest
LVT 2007 r Sound quality Villages red here, consistent, too.
LVT 2012 r 2012 wh This promising domaine started to bottle in 2003. Half its production, or 45,000 bottles, was sold that year. The Popelin family were rum producers in Martinique, and sold this family business in 2000. The emphasis is on fruit and finesse over power, and the white is consistently good.
LVT 2010 r 2011 rosé Domaine owned by the Gonnet family of Domaine Font de Michelle at Chateauenuf-du-Pape. Good address, emphasis on fruit and sleek depth
LVT 2015 rosé 2015 wh 2015 r Decent Signargues Villages Vieilles Vignes red, and a ***(*) 2015 Côtes du Rhône Classique red
LVT 2015 r 2015 wh Highly reliable group of 10 domaines, a precision Co-operative, whose wines have always been hand made. Note the Garnacha Vieilles Vignes with a little bottle age. Some wines are organic. The 2015 Côtes du Rhône Rive Droite, Rive Gauche red was a w.o.w. **** wine