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Just the Basics best deals

Posted May 30, 2013

Just the Basics

 

Here's the weekly list of good sale prices for the basics at our various grocery and drug stores for this week including milk, meat, dairy, produce, bread, eggs and more. Please add any other great deals on basics that you find!

Of course, the big news is that Harris Teeter is offering their Super Doubles promotion through 6/4! You can find the long list of deals at the Harris Teeter link in the box to the left.

My thanks to Karen at WRAL who is now putting together this list using the weekly deal lists I create for each store!
 

Sale Dates

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Kroger deals are valid through 6/1.
These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through 6/2.
These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion and Aldi deals are valid through Tuesday, 6/4.
These deals run Wednesday through Tuesday.

Abbreviations used below include:

CC = Carlie C’s
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!

Bread

Kroger bread or buns, $1.00

 

Dairy & Frozen

CC - Morning Fresh Farms yogurt, 32 oz., $1.66

CC - Morning Fresh Farms chunk cheese, 8 oz, $1.66 (my buy price is $1.50 or less)

CC - Morning Fresh Farms frozen veggies, 16 oz., $1.33 each

HT - Yopa Greek Yogurt, 4 pack, $3.00 - $1.50/1 coupon from 5/12 SS = FREE!

HT - Tyson chicken strips, BOGO for $4.22 - $1 coupon from 3/24 SS, .75/1 from 4/28 SS = $2.22 with $1 coupon doubled

LF - Lowes Foods cream cheese 8 oz tub, $1.50

LF - Pictsweet frozen veggies, Deluxe, 12 oz, BOGO for $1.13

Kroger - Activia yogurt, 4 pack, $2 - $1 coupon from 5/19 SS = $1.00

Kroger sour cream, 16 oz, $1.00 – good price

Kroger cheese, 12 – 16 oz, $2.77 (if you buy the 16 oz package, it’s like buying the 8 oz for $1.39 – a decent price)

Kroger - Bird’s Eye vegetables, select and Kroger vegetables, 10 – 12 oz frozen, $1.00 - $1/2 printable Steamfresh coupon from their Facebook page = .50 each


Drinks

CC - IGA orange juice, 64 oz, $1.58 – good price

CC - IGA orange juice, 128 oz., $2.99

CC- IGA soft drinks, 2 ltr, .78

CC - Pepsi products, 2 ltr, .98

CC - Faygo soft drinks, 20 oz, 2 for .99

LF - Coke products, 2 ltrs, .97 with coupon, limit 4

FL - My essentials orange juice, 128 oz, $3.49 – good price

FL - My essentials soda, 3 ltr, $1.15

Aldi - Nature’s Nectar orange juice, 64 oz, $1.79

Kroger orange juice, 1 gallon, $2.50 – very good deal

Kroger - Coke or 7UP, 2 ltrs. $1.00 – good price

Kroger water, 24 pack, $1.99

Kroger - Coke products, 6 pack, 16.9 oz bottles, 4 for $9 ($2.25 each)

Kroger - Big K soft drinks, 12 pack cans, 4 for $9 (must buy 4 at same time to get this price)

CVS - Pepsi, 2 ltr, .99

CVS - Gold Emblem juice, 64 oz, $2.50 - $1 coupon that printed from the in-store coupon kiosk
recently = $1.50 if you received this coupon

CVS - Folger’s coffee, 10.3 – 11.5, Folgers decaf, 11.3, 2 for $6 - $1.50/1 printable coupon = $1.50 each with 2 coupons

CVS - Nescafe Taster’s Choice instant coffee, 7 oz., $6.99 - $1 coupon from 5/19 SS = $5.99

RA - 7UP or Diet 7UP, 12 pack cans
Sale: 3 for $10.98
+UP: $3 when you buy 3
Total after +UP: 2 for $7.98 ($2.66 each – my buy price is $2.50 or less for 12 pack soda)

WG - Folgers coffee, classic roast 11.3, Black Silk 10.3 oz, $2.99 - $1.50 printable coupon = $1.49

WG - Nice orange juice, 59 oz, $1.99 , limit 3 with in-ad coupon


Eggs

Kroger eggs, 18 count, $1.99


Meat

CC - Fresh fryer leg quarters, 10 lb bag, $6.80 (.68/lb – good price)

CC - Boston butt pork roast, $1.38/lb

CC - Fresh ground beef, family pack, $1.98/lb

CC - Trout fillets, $2.68/lb – good price for trout

CC - John Morrell cooked ham from deli, $3.59/lb

CC - Oscar Mayer meat bologna, BOGO

CC - Butterball seasoned turkey burgers or lean ground turkey, 1 lb, $3 - $1 coupon from 5/19 SS = $2

CC - Gwaltney meat bologna, 6 oz, .89 - .55 coupon from 4/28 SS = .34

CC - Gwaltney meat franks and turkey franks, 12 oz., $1.09 to $1.39 - .55/1 coupon from 4/28
SS = .54 and up

HT - EZ Peel shrimp, Buy 2 Get 3 Free, 2 lb bag, regular price is $29.98 = $59.96 for 5 bags (10 lbs) = $5.99/lb

HT - 93% lean ground beef, $3.77/lb

HT - Perdue chicken burgers, 12 oz, $2.50 - $1 coupon from 4/14 RP = .50

HT - Oscar Mayer meat franks, Buy 2 Get 3 Free, regular price, $3.45 = $1.38 each when you all 5 at once

HT - Land O Frost Bistro Favorites, 6 oz, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from RedPlum.com

HT - Johnsonville chicken sausage, 12 oz, $3.50 - $1 coupon from 5/12 SS = $1.50 (if coupon doubles)

LF - Bone in split chicken breast, thighs or drumsticks, $1.17/lb (my buy price is .99/lb)

LF - Ground beef, 80% lean, $2.99/lb

LF - Boneless top sirloin steak, $5.99/lb

LF - Oscar Mayer shaved meats 16 oz or meat bologna, BOGO

FL - Chicken leg quarters, 10 lb bag, .69/lb – good price

FL - Whole chicken, .99/lb

FL - Pork chops assorted bone in, $1.99/lb

FL - Boneless chuck roast, $2.99/lb

FL - Pork chops, $2.99/lb

FL - Butterball smoked sausage, 14 oz, $2 - $1 coupon from 5/19 SS = $1

Aldi - Fresh whole chicken, .89/lb

Aldi - Parkview Bratwurst, $1.99

Kroger value boneless chicken breasts, $1.99/lb – good price

Kroger Boneless pork loin, $1.99/lb

Kroger ground beef, 73% lean, 3 lb roll, $2.29/lb

 

Milk

No great deals in the ads this week


Misc. Grocery

CC- IGA peanut butter, 18 oz, BOGO

HT - Hellman’s mayo, $5.19 - $1 coupon from 5/19 RP AND $1 HT ZVR digital e-coupon = $2.19

HT - Honey Nut Cheerios, 12.25 oz, $2.50 - .60 coupon from Pillsbury.com = $1.30

HT - Heinz ketchup, 20 oz, $1.99 - .50 coupon from 5/19 SS = .99

HT - Harris Teeter ketchup, 24 oz, $1.00

HT - Harris Teeter canned beans, various, 15.5 oz, .77

HT - No Yolks noodles, BOGO for $1.40 - $1/2 printable coupon = .40 each

LF - Lowes Foods olive oil, 25.5 oz (not EVOO), BOGO for $4.15 each

FL - General Mills cereals, including Honey Nut Cheerios medley, Multifrain Cheerios, Cocoa
Puffs - .85/1 printable coupon for Honey Nut Cheerios Medley from Pillsbury.com, .75/1 Multigrain Cheerios coupon from Smart Shopper coupons in link above, $1/2 coupons from Smart Shopper coupons link in box above

FL - Hellman’s mayo, 22 – 30 oz, $3 - $1 coupon from 5/19 RP = $2.00

FL - My essentials canned vegetables, select, 2 for $1 – good price

Kroger - Del Monte canned vegetables, select, $1.00

CVS - Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, 5 oz, .77

CVS - Cheerios, 11.25 – 14 oz
Sale: $2.29
Store coupon: .50 store coupon from the in-store coupon center
Coupon: .50 coupon from smart Shopper coupons link recently
Total after both coupons = $1.29

WG - Nice pure cane sugar, 4 lbs, $2.29, limit 4 with in-ad coupon


Produce

CC- Sweet or baking potatoes, .59/lb

CC - Fresh artichokes, .99

CC - Fresh broccoli crowns, $1.29/lb

CC - Zucchini, $1.39/lb (my buy price is $1.00/lb in the summer)

CC - Fresh Express romaine or green and crisp salad, $1.99 - .55/1 coupon from 3/10 SS

CC - Whole or sliced mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.69

HT - Limes, .44 each

HT - Navel oranges, .59 each

HT - Cucumber, .59 each - good price

HT - Zucchini and yellow squash, .99/lb - good price

HT - Red and green leaf lettuce, .99 - good price

HT - Vidalia onions, .99/lb - .50 off 5 lbs printable coupon

HT - Mangoes, $1.00

HT - Fresh Express salad mix, Select, $2.99 - .55 coupon from 3/10 SS

LF - Mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.66

LF - Broccoli crowns, $1.69/lb

FL - Kiwi, .44 each

FL - Green peppers, 2 for $1 – good price

FL - Hot house tomatoes, .99/lb – good price

FL - Seedless cucumbers, .99 each

FL - Fresh Express salad blends, select, $2 - .55/1 coupon from 3/10 SS = $1.45

FL - Yellow or zucchini squash, $1.49/lb (my buy price is closer to $1 per lb in the summer)

FL - Cantaloupe, $1.50 – good price

FL - Mushrooms, 8 oz package, $1.59

FL - Gala apples, 3 lb bag, $2.99 – good price

FL - White potatoes, 5 lb bag, BOGO

Aldi - Bananas, .44/lb

Aldi - Mangoes, .69 each – good deal

Aldi - Kiwi, 3-pack, .79 – good deal

Aldi - Pineapple, .99 each – good deal!

Aldi - Cantaloupe, $1.29 each

Aldi - Honeydew, $1.69 each

Kroger - Sweet corn, 6 for $2

Kroger - Romaine, red or green leaf lettuce head, .99 – good deal

Kroger - Yellow peaches, .99/lb – good price

Kroger - Roma tomatoes, .99/lb – good deal

Kroger - Green beans, .99/lb – good deal

Kroger - Red potatoes, .99/lb

Kroger - Eggplant, .99/lb

Kroger - Strawberries, 1 lb, $1.88 – good price

Kroger - Red cherries, $2.99/lb

Kroger - Seedless watermelon, $3.99

WG - Nice mushrooms or oranges, 4 or 11 oz, .69, limit 4 with in-ad coupon

WG - Fuji apples, 2 lbs, 2 for $4 in select stores – yes – some Walgreens stores are now carrying fresh produce

 

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  • hollyh515 May 30, 2013

    HT has seedless watermelon for $2.99 this week. Just bought one. Hope it's sweet!!

  • Faye Prosser - Smart Shopper May 30, 2013

    LOL - now that was funny, quemaster!

  • quemaster May 30, 2013

    Watermelons have been very sweet this early in the year. We've had one from Aldi, FL and HT. All were very good! I start early on watermelon so I'm ready for the peak week of July 4! Eat watermelon like they vote in Chicago: Do it early and do it often!