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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 and CTV Morning Live Vancouver. 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.

Calgary-based campaign #EatLater launches in support of local restaurants

This initiative aims to encourage support for Calgary restaurants in their time of need

Mar 20, 2020

SAIT donates 10,000 pounds of perishable food to Calgary's Leftovers Foundation

One of Canada's top culinary campuses repurposes ingredient surplus during the COVID-19 crisis

Mar 19, 2020

Victoria Distillers begins producing free hand sanitizer during COVID-19 crisis

This company based in Sidney, B.C. is turning their distilling byproduct into something highly useful

Mar 17, 2020

Grocers across Canada offering special hours for seniors and immunocompromised Canadians

These grocers aim to better serve the elderly and immunocompromised shoppers with new hours

Mar 17, 2020

Collective Arts releases line of canned sparkling gin cocktails

Try these new pre-mixed gin drinks from a popular Hamilton-based brewer-distiller

Mar 13, 2020

James Beard Foundation postpones 2020 awards ceremonies due to COVID-19

The famous food and beverage awards system postpones events for 2020 in light of coronavirus

Mar 12, 2020

Safeway, Sobeys and Thrifty Foods to add InFarm hydroponic systems to select stores

Empire Company Limited partners with InFarm to set up in-store hydroponic systems

Mar 11, 2020

Ampersand Distilling Company's Per Se Vodka wins gold at 2020 World Vodka Awards

This Vancouver Island vodka has won another award for its superb quality

Mar 10, 2020

Vancouver's Coho Collective opens new commissary kitchen and cafe

This new 10,000-square-foot commissary kitchen is home to 50 small culinary businesses

Mar 9, 2020

Top Chef Canada announces season 8 chefs and premiere date

Here's everything you need to know about Top Chef Canada season 8

Mar 3, 2020