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Dan Clapson

Dan Clapson is a best-selling author and award-winning food and travel writer based in Calgary. The accomplished writer has contributed to a wide range of acclaimed publications including Out Magazine, The Globe & Mail, Air Canada enRoute, Eater, Xtra, Canada’s 100 Best, Calgary Herald, Food Network Canada online and many more. Clapson’s debut cookbook 'Prairie' (co-authored by Edmonton writer Twyla Campbell) became a The Globe & Mail No. 1 Bestseller in September 2023. Clapson is also a frequent culinary expert for news outlets and programs such as Global News Calgary, The Good Stuff with Mary Berg, CTV Morning Live, CBC, and more. Outside of the food realm, Clapson is the founder of the award-winning Blue Jay Sessions music event series as well as a co-owner of The Prairie Emporium in Calgary.

Metal bands Kittie and We Are Pigs launch non-alcoholic beer with help of Calgary brewery

A cool, new non-alcoholic beer for hard-music fans to sip on

Feb 12, 2024

'The Great Canadian Pottery Throw Down' host Jennifer Robertson on where to dine in Vancouver

The 'Schitt's Creek' actor and reality-competition TV show host shares her favourite eats and drinks

Feb 7, 2024

Eat This Now Toronto: Egyptian omelette at Maha's Brunch

A delicious Egyptian-style omelette that's bursting with flavour

Feb 3, 2024

Edmonton's Feed The Soul Dining Week returns Feb. 2-11

The city's Black-owned restaurant week is back for its 2nd year

Jan 22, 2024

Eat this Now Edmonton: Bột chiên at Cô Chín Saigon

A delicious Vietnamese street food dish to try in Edmonton

Jan 14, 2024

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How to make homemade Kahlua

Make your own coffee liqueur at home in a few simple steps

Jan 6, 2024

Is the Paralyzer cocktail making a comeback?

Paralyzers, Grasshoppers and White Russians, oh my!

Jan 4, 2024

Four Seasons Whistler x The Macallan whiskey pop-up bar opens Dec. 15

Sip on luxe whiskey and intricate cocktails at this one-of-a-kind pop-up in Whistler

Dec 11, 2023

Winnipeg's RAW:almond 2024 tickets go on sale tomorrow

North America's only frozen river pop-up restaurant returns next month

Dec 9, 2023

Check it out Edmonton: Sippin' Santa at Wilfred's

A fun holiday cocktail pop-up to check out in Edmonton

Nov 28, 2023