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Arganese FDW (First Draw Wrapper) Sale

100% of the time, it works every time. 

Gene Arganese created First Draw Wrapper cigars by carefully folding the end of the wrapper around the foot. This 'covered' foot ensures that your first puff is loaded with nuances of the oily maduro, or silky Connecticut wrappers. And boy is the maduro oily, boasting a natural, almost shiny glow. Not to take away from the Connecticut mind you, which is equally impressive, thanks to a seamless appearance and silky texture. But whichever tickles your fancy, there's plenty waiting beyond. Dominican long-fillers then join the party, for a smooth, balanced and satisfying experience. Besides getting a chance to truly taste the wrapper at hand, FDW is worth your time on price alone. It's no doubt of the best bang-for-your-buck handmades around.

Size
Pack In Stock MSRP Price Qty Cart
Connecticut Gordo (6.0"x60)
BOX OF 40 Out of Stock $204.00 $69.22    
Connecticut Toro (6.0"x50)
BOX OF 40 Out of Stock $184.00 $59.22    
Maduro Gordo (6.0"x60)
BOX OF 40 Out of Stock $204.00 $69.22    
Maduro Toro (6.0"x50)
BOX OF 40 Out of Stock $184.00 $59.22    
Sweet Gordo (6.0"x60)
BOX OF 40 Out of Stock $204.00 $69.22    
Sweet Toro (6.0"x50)
BOX OF 40 Out of Stock $184.00 $59.22    
Overall Rating 4.35 out of 5 Based on 48 Ratings

Customer Reviews of “Arganese FDW (First Draw Wrapper)”

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5 out of 5
I want my Sweet Gordoa.... !!
I so miss these cigars, I'm hoping they come back in stock soon some day..... !!!
5 out of 5
Do not pass this up.
If you get a chance to get these, do not pass it up. Great deal on a great cigar. Cool packaging and the cigars are worth full price.
4 out of 5
Sweet Gordo
sweet taste easy light even draw
5 out of 5
Arganese FDW
Great cigar. Well worth the price.
3 out of 5
Crooked
Burn was crooked full length. Draw was easy. Slight sweet at start then turned bitter.
5 out of 5
Sweet treat
Mild, sweet and tasty with a smooth, easy draw. Goes well with morning coffee as well as late day beer. Very enjoyable.
5 out of 5
Great smoke
Fantastic smoke for the price. Every one has burned even and been a good smoke.
3 out of 5
Smooth, mild, and satisfying
As advertised, these are a good, mild smoke which draws smoothly and burns reasonably evenly. I chose the sweetened on the tip version (ala Baccarat), they are not super premium cigars, but fairly well made, solid everyday smokes one can do much worse than. Next time I'll try the maduro version.
5 out of 5
Nice
Was a bit hesitant ordering this cigar but was surprised with ease of lighting and silky smooth draw. Nice for the price. Will order again.
5 out of 5
Good starter
Very good smoke made better by the great price, I would say better than an every day smoke. Draw was great and smoked the same from beginning to end. Good middle of the road smoke for new smokers.
5 out of 5
Great cigar
Excellent cigar and great price.
3 out of 5
Sweet taste
Not a bad smoke. Has a slight sweet taste but not overbearing. I'd buy them again.
2 out of 5
Autumn in the air
Beautiful looking cigar which was all over the place. Some good, but most of the time, it was like smoking burnt leaves. Agonizing to think I had forty of them to get through!
5 out of 5
Well made, reasonably priced cigar.
Well made, reasonably priced cigar. Good to have in the humidor.
3 out of 5
fwd
I purchased fwd several times and found then to be a great cigar .the last batch were very dry which led to a bittter taste.
1 out of 5
Arganese FDW (First Draw Wrapper) Maduro Gordo
Did not enjoy as much as the Churchill. Way too large and basically fell apart. Would not recommend.
5 out of 5
One of my favorites
Excellent cigar and great price
5 out of 5
Simply great!
I think these are a really great cigar. They burn nice and even and stay lit when set down for while. The flavor is consistent and not over powering. These are one of my favorites, at any price!
4 out of 5
Awesome deal on Victor S's
Bought the Maduro Toro 2 times so far. Great taste and draw. Will always keep some it the humidor.
1 out of 5
Not worth it...
The Gordo was a disappointment. Construction, ok. The lack of smoke is less than acceptable. Uncertain as to why, as the burn seems decent, but again there just little to no smoke coming out!!! Do not buy..
5 out of 5
good cigar
burns well
5 out of 5
very good
long lasting good to end
5 out of 5
Great cigars at a wonderful price
I have been buying from ci for 3 years and this is one of the best deals I have run into. Great smokes at a great price.
5 out of 5
Arganese FDW (First Draw Wrapper) Connecticut Gordo.
I really like this cigar. Good flavor and good draw. I'm putting this cigar on my list for future buys.
5 out of 5
Mild Surprise
Or should I say a great surprise. When a large box containing the Arganese FDW arrived it had me wondering why it was boxed in what looked like a display case. Not worrying about that I immediately lite one up and was in heaven. Smooth, mild and easily one of the best working cigars I have had. I always have a cigar in my mouth while working and these allow me to have a mild cigar that stays burning through the end. I am ordering more today.
3 out of 5
Not bad need better packaging
arrived and box looked perfect but in side you could see it had been dropped. Cigars are in individual holes standing up and this damaged some wrappers. Still smoke able but a pain. Decent flavor excellent for the money I guess. Wrapper is very thin.
3 out of 5
Arganese FDW Sweet Gordo
A little too sweet for my taste, but otherwise a good cigar. Burns smooth and evenly. I prefer the maduro.
5 out of 5
Arganese
Poor quality, very hard draw, bad construction. Had only 2 out of 10 so far that I could smoke
5 out of 5
Great Smoking Cigar
Great rich cigar with full flavor.
5 out of 5
Great gifts, great cigars, great
Great gifts, great cigars, great prices!
5 out of 5
The Sweet line is amazing.
One of the finest deals I've found here. Long lasting mild smoke that has a nice and consistent sweet-spice taste. Flavors meld with a creaminess in the last half and gets nuttier as the nub gets hot. These are a staple in my humidor.
5 out of 5
Ron Price, easton md
Great everyday smoke. Easy to light , well constructed even burn. mild taste
5 out of 5
Area ear fdw
Good cigar burns slow and draws nice good ash medium o full
4 out of 5
FDW review
Nice cigar with sweet tones and decent draw & ash.
5 out of 5
A real supprise for the price
These are a smooth even burning great tasting cigar for the price. This is one I would buy again.
5 out of 5
Arganese FDW
Great cigar, nice draw, my new favorite cigar. Shared with freinds they were also impressed.
5 out of 5
Great and fast service
Despite it's low cost the Arganese FDW is a great tasting cigar.
4 out of 5
Good cigar, good value...not sweetened
Solid construction, finished wrapper covered foot and twisted "rat tail" top. Snap off the rat tail and no need to punch or cut. The first draw is stiff as you burn through the wrapper covered foot. Thereafter draw is consistent and smoke creamy, more on the medium side than mild. If the box I received was "Sweet Toro" then the sweetness was figurative or far more subtle than the typical sweetened caps of most cigars, as I didn't note it.
5 out of 5
maduro toro
Super deal. Great construction and solid flavor.
1 out of 5
Disappointed :-(
Disappointed.. Was expecting great smoke from the Arganese brand with the massive size of the FDW line.... What I found was a cigar so tightly wrapped these are unsmokeable.... The draw makes these impossible to enjoy... Even tried 3 days of a Dry Sit to allow the draw to get better but no luck... These cigars are a big disappointment and will PASS on any reorders.... optimann
5 out of 5
Great Value.
Great body and flavor. Interesting construction. Great cigar for the money. Keep them in stock and I'll keep buying them.
5 out of 5
Arganese FDW
Great every day cigar what a bargain
5 out of 5
GREAT CIGAR!
Peppery and slightly sweet. Smooth and long lasting. A great smoke!
5 out of 5
Wonderful go to cigar
Nice mild flavor with a touch of sweetness and spice on the tip. Great longer smoke for the price, sharp burn all the way through and no relight issues. Enjoyed down to the end.
5 out of 5
Great prices n great service
Great prices n great service
5 out of 5
An excellent choice for bargain conscious buyers
For the price these are some of the best smokes around. Nice burn and draw. Even flavor throughout. Good build quality. In a box of 40 I had only 1 or 2 canoe on me, which isn't bad for bargain smokes. Also, the sweet cigars have a hint of spice to them. Not overwhelming, but a little sweet and spicy aftertaste. Nothing along the lines of Drew Estate or Acid, but if you like those, these are a poor man's substitute. They come un-banded, which for me is a plus. Less waste and when I give them to friends I can tell them they are the "special" smokes. OK, most of my friends wouldn't know a good cigar from a great cigar anyway, but everyone I have given one to has enjoyed them. Great for golf, barbecues, yard work or just sipping a drink on the deck. Give them a try.
5 out of 5
great everyday cigar, been smoking
great everyday cigar, been smoking cigars 40 yrs and these are a good maduro cigar at an inexpensive price.. the draw is not tight..i try others but always have these in humidor...
5 out of 5
Area see FDW (Firs Draw Wrapper) Maduro Gordon
I find this cigar to be a great tasting long lasting smoke, at a reasonable price.
Adroit