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500 Hands: Cigar Making at Tabacalera Fernandez
Follow the process of cigar making at the Tabacalera Fernandez cigar factory in Esteli, Nicaragua. As many as 500 loving hands touch the supple tobacco leaves in a process that dates back hundreds of years. Sit back, lite a fine cigar, and enjoy the rich experience of cigar making. Photos taken October, 2010.