Barstar Of The  Day: 16 th Aug. Sanni Jokinen

Still around Leith Walk, Richard visits a pub that started out in 1898 as ‘Joseph Pearce Wine and Spirit Merchants’. There he met Sanni, the second curator he’s found behind a bar.

Favourite Drink: Tequila and soda

Name: Sanni Jokinen

Age: 27

Bar: Joseph Pearce’s

Background: Born in Helsinki but grew up in Brussels where she went to the European School. Next she moved to the UK to study film at the University for the Creative Arts in Surrey. After a year back in Brussels she gained a place at Edinburgh University to study Film Exhibition and Curation. She started work at the pub a couple of years ago and now works full time enjoying being in hospitality.

Ambition: To restore the creative dimension to her life.

Favourite Drink: Tequila and soda with a slice of grapefruit.