Cocktails with Cohen

Celebrating Leonard Cohen: A Crack in Everything


Thursday, September 5, 2019
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Skirball Lobby

"In addition to his multiple talents, it turns out that Leonard Cohen also knew how to mix a drink."—Florence Fabricant, The New York Times

Join the Jewish Museum and Russ & Daughters to toast the late singer/songwriter Leonard Cohen on the occasion of the acclaimed exhibition Leonard Cohen: A Crack in Everything, closing on September 8. Enjoy Leonard Cohen's signature cocktail, served by Russ & Daughters in the Jewish Museum lobby.

Cocktails with Cohen will feature the “Red Needle,” a drink invented by Cohen himself in 1975 in Needles, California. His recipe includes tequila, cranberry juice, lemon, and ice.

Also available: Pinot Grigio and Rosé wines and select beers. Wine and beer are $8; cocktails are $10.

Photograph © Jarkko Arjatsalo, The Leonard Cohen Files