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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.

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Roasted root vegetables with maple oregano vinaigrette

A hearty and flavourful side dish that can be eaten as a main

Sep 19, 2021

Drink This Now: Ol' Beautiful Brewing's Pumpkin Ale

Pumpkin spice done right

Sep 17, 2021

Canada's Drag Race announces Season 2 queens with dessert-themed promo

Canada's Drag Race cast reveal is a fun feast for the eyes

Sep 14, 2021

Eat This Now: JINBAR's popcorn chicken

This tasty appetizer at Calgary's premier Korean eatery is a must-try dish

Aug 31, 2021

White Claw launches two new flavours in Canada

Some new seltzer flavours to sip on before summer ends

Aug 23, 2021

Saskatoon's Amigos Cantina to require proof of vaccination for live show attendees

A live music institution aims to keep its show attendees safe with new protocols

Aug 18, 2021

Local Public Eatery takes over former Barley Mill space in downtown Calgary

Local to open its second location in Calgary this weekend

Aug 16, 2021

Vancouver's Pizzeria Farina resumes dine-in service and celebrates 10th anniversary

A West Coast pizza institution turns 10 this month

Aug 10, 2021

Vancouver's Torafuku celebrates 6th anniversary with month-long specials

Eat, drink and help celebrate this restaurant's birthday in Vancouver

Aug 4, 2021

New contemporary Japanese restaurant Hello Sunshine opens in Banff

Try some playful Japanese food and cool cocktails at Banff's newest eatery

Jul 26, 2021