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Just the Basics best deals

Posted November 29, 2012

Just the Basics

 

 

Here is the weekly list of good sale prices for the basics at our various grocery & drug stores including milk, meat, produce, eggs, bread, coupon items & more. This list includes deals from the sales ads, with a few regular priced items included. Please add any other great deals on basics that you find! 

 

Kroger, CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens deals are valid through 12/1.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion and Aldi deals are valid through 12/4.

Abbreviations used below include:

HT = Harris Teeter
LF = Lowes Foods
FL = Food Lion
RA = Rite Aid
WG = Walgreens

Please post any other favorite basics deals in the comments section below!

Milk

LF: Lowes Foods milk, gallon, $2.88, limit 2

WG: Milk, gallon, $2.99


Bread

HT: Harris Teeter thin sandwich or old fashioned bread, 20 – 24 oz., .99

HT: Pepperidge Farm Swirl breads, 16 oz., BOGO for $1.99 - $1/2 coupon from 11/4 SS = $1.49 each

Kroger: Kroger bread or buns, $1.00


Eggs

No egg deals in the ads this week….


Produce

Aldi: Avocados, .49 each – great deal!

Aldi: Pomegranates, .69 each

Aldi: Mangoes, .79 each

Aldi: Tangerines, 3 lb bag, $1.49 - good deal!

Aldi: Grapefruit, 5 lb bag, $1.69

Aldi: Navel oranges, 4 lb bag, $1.99

FL: Green cabbage, .48/lb

FL: Green peppers, 2 for $1 – good price!

FL: Mangoes, .89 each

FL: Hass Avocados, .99 each

FL: Gala apples, .99/lb – good deal

FL: Hot house tomatoes, .99/lb – good deal

FL: Baby peeled carrots, 1 lb, $1.29

FL: Sliced mushrooms, 6 oz., $1.69

FL: Gold potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

FL: Sweet onions, 5 lb bag, $3.99

FL: Clementines, 3 lb bag, $3.99

HT: Limes, 2 for .88

HT: Green cabbage, .49/lb

HT: Kiwi, 2 for $1.00

HT: Cucumbers, .59 each

HT: Green bell peppers, .99 each

HT: Blueberries BOGO for $2.49

HT: Blackberries, 6 oz., BOGO for $1.99

HT: Navel oranges, 4 lb bag, $4.49

HT: Apples, selected varieties, 5 lb bag, $4.97 – good price

Kroger: Green cabbage, .33/lb

Kroger: Florida tangerines, 3 lb bag, $2.50

Kroger: Clementines, 5 lb box, $4.99

Kroger: Navel oranges or grapefruit, 8 lb bag, $5.99

LF: Fresh limes, 3 for .99

LF: Raspberries 6 oz BOGO for $2.00

LF: Blackberries 5.6 oz., BOGO for $2.00

LF: Tangelos, 4 lb bag, $2.99

LF: White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99


Meat

FL: St Louis style pork ribs, $1.99/lb, on sale Fri - Sunday

FL: Chicken drumsticks or thighs, value pack, .99/lb

FL: Ground beef, 73% lean, $2.49/lb, value pack

FL: Tilapia fillets, $3.29/lb

FL: Gwaltney chicken hot dogs, 16 oz., .88

Kroger value boneless chicken breasts or thighs, $1.99/lb

Kroger ground chuck, 3 lb roll, $2.49/lb

LF: Sanderson Farms chicken breast, value pack, $1.97/lb – this is a good price


Dairy & Frozen

Aldi: Happy Farms shredded cheese, 16 oz., $2.99 (like paying $1.50 for the 8 oz – a good deal but Harris Teeter has their store brand cheese 8 oz for $1.35 this week)

Aldi: Happy Farms cheese block, 8 oz., $1.49

Aldi: Cream cheese block, .99

Aldi: Butter quarters, 16 oz., $1.99

Aldi: Season’s Choice frozen corn, 16 oz., .65 – great price!

Aldi: Season’s Choice frozen peas, 16 oz., .95

FL: Bird’s Eye Voila dinners, 21 – 22 oz., $3.49 - $1.75/1 printable from Smartsource.com = $1.74 – a very good deal

HT: HT fresh market dough balls – great for pizza crust!, $1.00 (very good price)

HT: Harris Teeter shredded cheese, BOGO for $1.35 – a very good price these days for 8 oz cheese

HT: International Delight coffee creamer, 16 oz., $1.67 - .55/1 printable coupon from their website HERE , $1/2 coupon from 11/11 SS = .57 (after .55 coupon is doubled)

HT: Harris Teeter ice cream sandwiches, 42 oz., BOGO for $1.67

Kroger: Kroger cheese, 12 – 16 oz., singles 24 count, $2.99 (like paying $1.50 for the 8 oz shredded cheese – a decent price)

Kroger: Tombstone pizza, $2.50 - $1 coupon that I posted about on Friday (no longer available) = $1.50 each with coupon


Misc. Grocery

Aldi: Benton’s fig bars, 14 oz., .89

HT: Maruchan Yakisoba noodles, BOGO for .59 - $1/2 coupon from 10/14 SS = 9 cents each

Harris Teeter diced tomatoes with green chilis, 10 oz., BOGO for .49

HT: Mueller’s spaghetti, 16 oz., BOGO for .88 - $1/3 coupon from 11/11 SS = .55 each (a good deal)

Harris Teeter condensed soups, BOGO for .59 to .67

HT: Campbell’s 100% Natural soup, BOGO for $1.23 each - .50/2 from 10/14 SS, $1/2 coupon from Campbells website HERE AND there is a .75/2 HT digital ZVR coupon making them .36 each after both discounts

HT: Progresso soup, BOGO for .99 to $1.12 - $1/4 coupon from 11/11 SS AND there is a $2.00/8 HT e-Vic digital ZVR coupon making them .49 each after 2 of the $1/4 coupons and the HT digital coupon
There is also a $2/8 SavingStar coupons making them an even better deal once you receive the e-coupon credit! (these are a great item to donate to the food drive going on at Harris Teeter now)

Kroger: Kroger veggies, canned, 11 – 15.25 oz., .60 each

Kroger beans, 15 – 15.5 oz can, .69

LF: Hunt’s spaghetti sauce $1

Lowes Foods Olive oil and extra virgin olive oil, 17 oz., BOGO for $1.88 – good price

Lowes Foods: White Lily flour, 5 lb bag, $1.99

WG: Nice! English Muffins, 12 oz., $1.29

WG: Blue Diamond Almonds, 6 oz., Buy 1 for $3.99 get 1 free - .75/2 coupon from 10/21 SS = 2 for $3.24 ($1.62 each)


Drinks

FL: Sierra Mist or Schweppes products, 2 ltr, $1.00

FL: My essentials soda, 3 ltr., $1.15

FL: My essentials apple juice, 64 oz., $1.87

HT: Harris Teeter Cola or Diet Cola, 2 ltr., .87

Kroger: Coke, 7UP, Dr. Pepper, 2 ltr, $1.00 each when you buy 4 and get 2 free (must buy 6 in the same transaction)

Kroger: Dr. Pepper, select 12 pack cans, Buy 3 Get 1 Free, total cost for 4 = 4 for $10 ($2.50 each)

LF: Lowes Foods apple juice, 64 oz., $1.99

LF: Fresh Rewards Offers: Newman’s Own, Green Mountain or Caribou coffee k-cups, 10 – 12 count, $4.88, limit 2 - $1.25/1 Newman’s Own coupon from 11/11 RP = $3.63


Non-Food

HT: Dawn dish soap, 9 oz., $1.00 - .50/1 coupon from 10/28 PG (expires 11/30) = FREE!

HT: Halls cough drops, 30 count, $1.19 - $1/2 coupon from 11/4 SS = .69 each

FL: Crest toothpaste, various, 6.4 oz., $1.00 - .75/1 coupon from 10/28 PG (expires 11/30) = .25 (deal only good on Friday, 11/30 because sale starts Friday and coupon expires on Friday)

RA: St. Joseph’s Aspirin, various, $4.99 - $4.00 +UP AND $2.25/1 coupon from 10/21 SS = FREE after reward and coupon, limit 1

RA: Samy shampoo, conditioner, stylers, $3.99 - $3 +UP = .99

RA: Gillette Fusion ProGlide, Venus Embrace or Venus ProSkin Razor
Sale: $9.99
+UP: $4.00
Coupon: $4.00 coupon from 10/7 RP
Total after coupon and +UP = $1.99

WG: Zims Max Freeze pain relief gel, 4 oz., or roll on 3 oz., $7.99 - $7.99 Register Reward = FREE after rewards

WG: Barefoot repair overnight foot cream, 3.4 oz., $9.99 - $9.99 mail in –rebate = free after rebate (product found in the diabetes aisle, according to the ad)

WG: Crest select toothpaste (including Crest Complete) 5.8 – 6.2 oz, Oral B 5-Way clean toothbrush, Scope Dual Blast or Outlast mouthwash 25.4 oz, Glide Floss
Sale: 3 for $9
RR: $4 Register Rewards when you buy 3
Coupons: .75/1 Crest coupon from 10/28 PG, $1.50/1 Scope coupon from 11/4 RP, .75/1 Glide Floss coupon from 10/28 PG
Total after 3 of the $1.50 Scope coupons and RR = .50 for 3 (.16 each!)


Pet Care

HT: Tidy Cats cat litter, 20 lb, BOGO for $2.47

HT: Purina cat chow, 3.15 lb., BOGO - .75/1 from 10/28 RP

HT: Purina Dog Chow, 16.5 – 18 lb., BOGO - $1 coupon from 11/18 SS

 

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  • nakabi Nov 30, 2012

    thank you so much Faye!

  • theCouponDiva Nov 29, 2012

    thanks faye!

  • jonimaegeorge Nov 29, 2012

    Thanks so much for this list. I use it every week.

  • mikke114 Nov 29, 2012

    The Arnold Wide Pan bread is BOGO at HT.