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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.

Nova Scotia's Glenora Distillery debuts Alexander Keith's single malt whisky

How a famous Canadian beer was aged into whisky

Apr 13, 2021

Empire Provisions launches bingo in support of Calgary restaurants

Play restaurant bingo to help local businesses in Calgary

Apr 12, 2021

Juke Fried Chicken launches new canned cocktail

A Vancouver-made RTD beverage to sip on this spring

Apr 8, 2021

Behind the Name: Tofino's 1909 Kitchen

How Tofino Resort + Marina's restaurant got its name

Apr 8, 2021

Sparkling tree water producer Sapsucker debuts new canned cocktail

Another seltzer-ish drink hits the RTD market in Canada

Apr 7, 2021

Behind the Name: Halifax's Real Fake Meats

How Atlantic Canada's premier plant-based butcher shop and deli got its name

Apr 6, 2021

ICYMI: Indigenous chef makes Top Chef Canada history, anti-Asian racism in Saskatoon and more

Get caught up on some of this week's biggest food news stories

Apr 4, 2021

Paul Brandt fishing in Beauty of Pursuit documentary.

Paul Brandt's Alberta fly-fishing documentary to premiere April 9

The country superstar shares his love of fishing in a new film

Mar 31, 2021

Vancouver restaurant owners respond to B.C. government halting indoor dining

B.C. restaurants must cease indoor dining as of midnight tonight

Mar 29, 2021

Asian hospitality professionals across Alberta stand up against racism

A public stand against racialized hate crimes in Canada

Mar 26, 2021