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Emma's Tea Spot brings a bit of British charm to Hamilton

Emma's Tea Spot brings a bit of British charm to Hamilton

Nothing gets an Anglophile’s heart a-racing like the arrival of an authentic British tea shop in the Baltimore area.

If, like me, you’re addicted to the venerable British soap opera “EastEnders” — Hey, WETA-UK: Couldn’t you air the show more than twice a week? We’re 11 years behind the series in England — you positively yearn for a “sarnie” (slang for sandwich).

And if, like me, you’ve practically memorized every episode of the Britcom “Keeping Up Appearances,” you really could “murder a bacon butty” (a bacon sandwich with buttered bread or roll).

But you needn’t be a “nutter” like me to welcome Emma’s Tea Spot in Hamilton, which opened in late November. There should...

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