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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 Out Magazine, Eater, Ricardo Magazine, Air Canada enRoute and more. He is also a regular guest expert on radio and tv shows like 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.

New Calgary cocktail bar The Artist Lounge opens in Ruberto Ostberg Gallery

Sip cocktails in this new addition to a popular Calgary art gallery

May 26, 2022

Calgary's Hayden Block debuts new upper level and stage

A new stage for live music launches inside a popular Calgary eatery

May 22, 2022

Eat This Now: Giovane Bacaro's amberjack crudo

A beautifully composed menu item to try in downtown Vancouver

Apr 30, 2022

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10-minute strawberry, tomato and cucumber salad recipe

A simple recipe for a summery-feeling salad using greenhouse-grown produce

Apr 17, 2022

Eat This Now: The Saucy Mama pizza at Noble Pie

Some of the best pizza you'll find in Western Canada

Apr 13, 2022

Calgary's cool new Vietnamese restaurant Một Tô opens on April 1

Check out this great new eatery from the owners of the acclaimed Pho Dau Bo 

Mar 29, 2022

CBC series Run The Burbs celebrates Tết on latest episode

A look at Vietnamese Lunar New Year celebrations through the lens of CBC's diverse comedy series

Mar 24, 2022

Check it Out: A&W debuts Canada's first lidless and compostable cup

A&W Canada's new Zero Cup is currently being tested at locations across Toronto

Mar 19, 2022

Eat This Now: The Tallest Poppy's fried tofu sandwich

Fried chicken, but make it (deliciously) tofu

Mar 16, 2022

Great Canadian Baking Show winner Raufikat Oyawoye-Salami gets her own series

The inaugural season of Raufikat's Better Bake Along will premiere on March 25

Mar 7, 2022