Oct 29, 2021

Bordeaux, October 29th, 2021 – The InterContinental Bordeaux – Le Grand Hotel is a daily celebration of high gastronomy and the French art de vivre. With this in mind, the hotel and the wine merchant Mestrezat Grands Crus are delighted to announce their collaboration for a new lifestyle space that will be created on the rooftop of the legendary Bordeaux hotel: In “the Moon for Wine”, the Pop-up wine bar of the Grand Hotel which will open its doors on Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021.

Mestrezat Grands Crus is a historic wine merchant on the Place de Bordeaux, specialising in the distribution of grands crus classes, Mestrezat Grands Crus wishes to help people discover or rediscover the prestigious wines of the region, by offering a unique tasting experience.

Thus, as of November 3rd, the Grand Hotel opens the doors of its rooftop in a brand-new form through a glassed-in winter terrace offering a breathtaking panoramic views of the beautiful city of Bordeaux. It is a unique and exceptional experience that the 5-star hotel wanted to offer its guests with the Maison Mestrezat Grands Crus.

More than just a chic lounge, this new prestigious offer is a place that brings people together and offers a variety of activities throughout the winter. Its guests will be invited to discover an atypical place, promoting local know-how and culture.

To make the moment unforgettable, the Pop-up wine bar will offer five different Grands Crus experiences. Each month, Mestrezat Grands Crus and Le Grand Hôtel will highlight a new family of great wines, through the service of great wines by the glass, and wines served blind, an offer
of magnums and other large formats, tasting evenings… to seduce neophytes as well as the greatest amateurs…

In a few words, In the Moon for Wine, the Pop-up wine bar of the Grand Hotel, is a terrace that evolves in the colours of the Houses represented, with an exclusive programme of events, all accompanied by a range of food with local flavours, prepared to perfection by Chef François Durand. A unique night experience, with your head in the stars…

Anthony DEPERI – Marketing & Communication – InterContinental Bordeaux – Le Grand Hotel
05 57 30 43 31 – marketing.bordeaux@ihg.com

Ludivine Soubelet – Marketing & Communication – Mestrezat Grands Crus

About the InterContinental Bordeaux – Le Grand Hotel

Property of the Financière Immobilière Bordelais holding, the InterContinental Bordeaux – Le Grand Hotel is located on Place de la Comédie in the beating heart of Bordeaux, facing the historic Opera House. Originally built by Victor Louis on the 18th century, the building – led by the interior designer Jacques Garcia – has gone through a total makeover which ended in 2007. Operated by IHG since 2016 this 5-star hotel has a two Michelin stars gastronomic restaurant “Le Pressoir d’Argent – Gordon Ramsay”. Its Spa Guerlain elected for the second times in a row “Best Europe Luxury Rooftop Spa” opens to a panoramic terrace overlooking the whole city. The InterContinental Bordeaux – Le Grand Hotel is a true reference of luxury hospitality in Bordeaux. It has recently been awarded for the third year in a row Best Leading Hotel in France during the last World Travel Awards, the Oscars of worldwide hospitality.

About Mestrezat Grands Crus

Since its creation in 1815, Mestrezat Grands Crus has been recognised as a reference in the distribution of Bordeaux Grands Crus Classés. Mestrezat distributes its range of Grands Crus in France and abroad, and offers a wide range of vintages, as well as an impressive collection of large formats and rare bottles. Mestrezat belongs to the Cordier by InVivo group, which is one of the top 3 French wine operators. Mestrezat Grands Crus – 1 rue de la Seiglière – 33800 Bordeaux