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Dan Clapson

Dan Clapson is the The Globe and Mail restaurant critic for the Canadian Prairies and has contributed to many publications including Westjet Magazine, Ricardo Magazine, Air Canada enRoute and more. He is also a regular guest expert on tv shows like Cityline, Global Calgary, CTV Morning Live Saskatoon and Global Edmonton. When Clapson is not writing, eating or traveling across Canada, he’s probably relaxing at a pub in Calgary with some friends or watching RuPaul’s Drag Race.

Saskatchewan food docuseries Flat Out Food greenlit for new season

Author Jenn Sharp's episodic homage to Canadian food gets a second season

May 13, 2021

Eat this Now: Lost Dogs Hot Dogs' Reuben Dog

This funky hot dog in Calgary is a must try

May 12, 2021

Top Chef Canada Season 9 Episode 4 recap: Portable problems

The iconic Restaurant Wars challenge is adapted for pandemic times

May 10, 2021

Top Chef Canada Season 9 Episode 4 power rankings: Taking out the competition

How the remaining competitors stack up after Takeout Wars

May 10, 2021

Vancouver community initiative Breaking Bread announces hospitality scholarship fundraiser

A new fundraiser using striking restaurant photography to help raise funds for Vancouver hospitality workers

May 5, 2021

Top Chef Canada Season 9 Episode 3 recap: Happy hollandaise

A holiday-themed challenge leaves the remaining chefs feeling sentimental

May 3, 2021

Top Chef Canada Season 9 Episode 3 power rankings: A jolly holiday...for some

How the remaining Top Chef Canada competitors stack up after their "holidays"

May 3, 2021

Contemporary Mexican restaurant Fonda Fora to open inside new Calgary hotel The Westley

Thank You Hospitality's newest venture will open this summer in downtown Calgary

Apr 29, 2021

London Drugs looking for new restaurant-made products to add to stores

The drugstore chain's initiative to support struggling Canadian restaurants

Apr 28, 2021

Eat this Now: Ship and Anchor's The Britbox poutine

A tasty creation for the 2021 Poutine With Purpose initiative

Apr 27, 2021