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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.

Vicki Van Chau's 'Hearth of the Lion' celebrates Szechuan cooking and traditional Chinese dance

A film that blends the art of cooking and the art of lion dancing

Nov 9, 2021

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A delicious Halloween risotto recipe to try

A spooky and tasty risotto that's easy to make

Oct 31, 2021

One Day in Calgary: Call Me Mother drag performer Valerie Hunt

One of Calgary's top drag performers on her favourite eats and drinks

Oct 24, 2021

Many Calgary restaurants to remove temporary patios on October 11

Temporary patios in Calgary that impact pedestrian right of way to be dismantled for the winter

Sep 28, 2021

Community Food Centres Canada's The Big Social to take place October 1-31

The food security charity's annual fundraiser returns

Sep 27, 2021

Without Papers announces it will not comply with Calgary's new COVID-19 bylaw

Popular pizzeria defies COVID-19-related city orders

Sep 23, 2021

Lonely Mouth Bar to open in former Ox Bar de Tapas space on 17th Avenue

Concorde Group's lateset concept in Calgary should open by late fall

Sep 23, 2021

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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