Recently, Moët & Chandon presented its Moët Impérial Atlantis The Royal champagne bottle at the Grand unveiling of Dubai Atlantis at the Royal resort.
In tribute to Dubai’s newest ultra-luxury experiential destination, the unique bottle echoes the distinctive architecture of the city’s newest icon.
The Saturday spectacular was the pinnacle of the resort’s Grand Reveal weekend, which in the Moët & Chandon lounge hosted an array of local and international celebrity guests, who dined on cuisine prepared in the kitchens of the world’s finest chefs, led by Nobu, Jose Andres and Heston Blumenthal.
Moët and Chandor was the official champagne selected to commemorate the celebrity-studded Grand Reveal of Palm Island’s most magnificent new jewel. The 24-carat gold-encased bottle was a one-of-a-kind gift from the French Maison to the most opulent resort. The Saturday spectacular was the highlight of the resort’s grand reveal, where a variety of local and worldwide celebrities dined on food created by the world’s top chefs, including Nobu, Jose Andres, and Heston Blumenthal, in the Moët & Chandon lounge.
The 15-liter bottle is covered in a 24-carat gold-plated exterior that reflects the structure of the building. The shell is tin-embossed by trained craftspeople using ancient techniques applied to precious gold and silver metals. Made of three parts, the mirror-polished shell is set in black lacquer and gold plate.
The black tie of the bottle is likewise embossed with tin, lacquered, and sealed with a distinctive red seal. Along with the engraved label and medallion on the back of the bottle, the decoration is made up of separate pieces that are each individually plated in 24-carat gold. This remarkable piece has been designed and created over the course of more than 500 hours.
“The Grand Reveal of Atlantis The Royal was a unique moment that Moët & Chandon was thrilled to celebrate with a spectacular precious gold bottle that showcased the best of French handcrafting and our Maison’s timeless winemaking know-how,” says CEO and President of Moët & Chandon Berta de Pablos Barbier.
“We are thrilled to celebrate this spectacular moment for Atlantis The Royal with our valued partner Moët & Chandon. Tonight, we toast to this iconic building with something no other luxury resort in Dubai can claim, our very own bespoke champagne.” shared Tim Kelly, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, of Atlantis Dubai.