Does a judge have the legal right or discretion to lead a defendant when making a plea?

Question Details: I decided to take a plea of guilty in a DUI case because of the threat from the prosecutor to more than double the lose of license and fines as well as not drop the additional violations that were issued at the same time as the DUI arrest. When "admitting" to guilt, I found it odd that the judge was trying to get me to admit to drinking excessively and not accepting my answer, "I did have a few beers that evening several hours before the stop". He went on to suggest that I had more, at least 3. I was wondering if it is typical for the judge to push inaccurate admissions when taking the plea?

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