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Just the Basics best deals

Posted June 14, 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!

 

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Kroger deals are valid through 6/15/2013.  These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through 6/16/2013.  These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion and Aldi deals are valid through 6/18/2013.  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

HT - Arnold bread, BOGO for $2.14
LF - Arnold bread, 24 oz, BOGO
FL - My Essentials hamburger or hot dog buns, $1.27 each - .35 coupon from weekly coupons link above
FL - My essentials white bread, BOGO
FL - Arnold whole grain breads, 24 oz, select, BOGO
Kroger buns or bread, $1.00

 

Dairy & Frozen

Harris Teeter sour cream, 16 oz., $1.57
HT - Bird’s Eye veggies, various including Steamfresh, BOGO for $1.34 - $1/2 coupon
LF - Smart Balance butter spread, 7.5 oz, BOGO - .50 coupon from 5/12 or m $1 coupon from 6/2
LF - Bird’s Eye Steamfresh veggies, select non-specialty varieties like broccoli cuts, peas, corn and mixed veggies, $1.00 - $1/2 coupon recently available
LF - Bird’s Eye Steamfresh veggies, specialty varieties, BOGO for $1.30 - $1/2 coupon recently available
LF - Tyson chicken nuggets, patties or tenders, 20 – 29 oz, $5.49 - $1 coupon for any Tyson fresh or frozen chicken from 3/24 SS at Lowes Foods with $1 sale and coupon doubled!)
FL - Blue Bonnet, 16 oz., .99
FL - My essentials frozen veggies, 32 oz, $1.97
Kroger cheese, 6 – 8 oz, $1.79 (my buy price is $1.50 per 8 oz)
Kroger cottage cheese, 24 oz, $1.88
Kroger - Steamfresh veggies, select 10 – 12 oz, $1.39 - $1/2 printable coupon = .89 each

 

Drinks

HT - Coke 12 packs, Buy 2 Get 3 Free = $13.58 = $2.72 each ($2.50 or less is my buy price for a 12 pack of canned soda)
HT - Folgers coffee, 12 oz or 12 count k-cups, $5.97 - .25 coupon from 6/2 for 5/19 RP
LF - Pepsi products, 2 ltr BOGO for $1.00
FL - Coke products, 6 pack, 4 for $10
FL - 3-Day Sale, Friday at 8 am – Sunday - Coke products, 2 ltr, .79 each, limit 4 – very good price for Coke
Kroger - Coke, Pepsi or 7UP, 2 ltrs, $1.00
Kroger - Pepsi or 7UP, 6 pack, bottles, $2.99 - $1 promo discount = $1.99
Kroger - Tropicana or Trop50, 59 oz, $2.99 - $1 promo discount = $1.99
RA - Arizona tea, 23 oz, BOGO
WG - Ocean Spray juice or cocktail, 64 oz, $2.99 - $1 coupon found in monthly in-store coupon booklet AND $1 coupon for Ocean Spray Citrus (if included) from 6/2 RP = .99
WG - Pepsi, 2 ltr., 4 for $4, limit 4
WG - Gevalia 12 oz coffee, $5.99 - $1.50 printable coupon from the FB page and from SmartSource.com recently

 

Meat

CC - Fresh split fryer breast, $1.18/lb
CC - Pork picnic, $1.18/lb
CC - Boneless London Broil, $2.88/lb – good price
CC - Boneless beef cubed steak, $2.98/lb
CC - Boneless beef bottom round roast, $3.08/lbCC - Butterball ground turkey, 1 lb, $2.19 - $1 coupon from 5/19 SS = $1.19
CC - Butterball fresh turkey bratwurst, 1 lb, $3 - $1 coupon from 5/19 SS = $2.00
CC - John Morrell meat franks, 12 oz, .88
HT - Chicken leg quarters, .69/lb, value pack
HT - Smithfield pork Bby back ribs, BOGO
HT - Lobster tails, 4.2 oz min weight, $5.99,
HT - Hebrew National beef hot dogs, BOGO for $2.99
LF - Boston butt pork roast, .99/lb, limit 4
LF - Southern style pork ribs, family pack, $1.49/lb
LF - Pork steaks, family pack, $1.69
LF - Lobster tails, 4 – 4.5 oz wild caught, $4.99 each
LF - Oscar Mayer meat hot dogs, bologna, various lunchmeat, select, BOGO
FL - Spare ribs pork whole, $1.99/lb
Food Lion ground turkey, 20 oz., $1.99
FL - Tilapia fillets, $3.29/lb
Food Lion fresh deli turkey, chicken or provolone cheese, Buy 1 lb and get 1 free
FL - Hillshire Farm smoked sausage, 13 – 14 oz. BOGO - .75/2 from 5/12 RP
FL - Oscar Mayer wieners, 16 oz, 2 for $6 - $2/2 coupon from in-store coupon = 2 for $4
Kroger - Bone-in pork chops, $2.88/lb
Kroger - Pork back ribs, $2.99/lb
Kroger - Alaskan Silverbrite salmon, wild caught, $3.99/lb – good price
Kroger - Cooked shrimp, 2 lb bag, 51 – 60 count, $5.99/lb ($11.98 for the 2 lb bag)
Kroger - Ground chuck patties, 80% lean or Kroger brats, 10 for $10
Kroger deli style lunchmeat, 16 oz, $3.69
Kroger - Hillshire Farm lunchmeat, 8-9 oz, $3.27 - $1 promo discount AND $1 from http://see.walmart.com/hillshire (or .55/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above) = $1.27
Kroger - Jimmy Dean sausage, 9.6 – 12 oz, $3.28 - $1 promo discount AND .55/1 coupon from 6/2 RP = $1.73
Aldi - Tilapia, 16 oz, $3.99
Aldi - Salmon, wild caught, 16 oz, $4.49
Aldi - Ground beef, 80%, $2.79/lb

 

Milk

Harris Teeter milk, 128 oz, $2.97 - good price
Lowes Foods milk, 1 gallon, $2.99 – good price

 

Misc. Grocery

CC - IGA tomato paste, 6 oz, .39
CC - Better Valu vegetables, canned, 2 for .89
CC - IGA long grain rice, 5 lb bag, $2.50
HT - Mueller’s whole grain pasta, various, $1.00 - .55/1 from 5/12 SS (coupon indicates DND, but if your store doubles it, the product will be free)
HT - E-Vic: Frosted Mini Wheats, 14 – 18 oz, $1.97, limit 2 - $1/2 coupon from Kelloggs.com website
HT - E-Vic: Jif peanut butter, 15.5 – 18 oz, Limit 2, $1.97
LF - General Mills cereals, various, Multigrain Cheerios, Trix and Golden Grahams, $2.00 - .85/1 Golden Grahams coupon and .60/1 Trix coupon from Pillsbury.com coupons, .75/1 Multigrain Cheerios coupon from Smart Shopper link recently, $1/3 coupon from 5/5 SS (exp 6/15), $1/2 coupons for various GM cereals from everydaysaver.com = .30 after .85 coupon
LF - Dixie Crystals sugar, 4 lb bag, $1.99 - .75 and .50 coupons from their website
at http://www.dixiecrystalssugar.com/coupons
Lowes Foods ketchup, 24 oz, $1.00
Lowes Foods mayo, 30 oz, $2.50
FL - My Essentials canned veggies, select .67
Aldi - Ketchup, 40 oz, $1.29
Aldi - Burmans Mayonnaise or whipped dressing, 30 oz, $1.99
Aldi - Pork & beans, 16 oz, .49
RA - Kellogg’s cereal milk promotion - Get a coupon for a free gallon of milk at the register (up to $4 value) when you purchase any 3 Kelloggs cereals, 8.7 oz or more, Sale: 3 for $9
Coupons: Various printable coupon on Kelloggs.com, $1/3 coupons from 6/2 RP, 5/5 RP, 4/28 RP (expires 6/9)
WG - Nice salt 26 oz or various seasonings .5 – 5.25 oz, .79


Produce

CC - Fresh cilantro, .49/lb
CC - Fresh Express garden salad or shredded lettuce, $1.50 - .55 coupon from 3/10 SS (expires 6/10)
CC - Mangoes, $1
CC - Yellow squash, $1.29/lb (.99/lb at Kroger this week)
CC - Roma tomatoes, $1.39.lb (.99/lb at Kroger this week)
CC - Broccoli crowns, $1.59/lb
CC - Baking or russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.29
HT - Yellow or White corn, 5 for $2
HT - Cucumbers, .69 each
HT - Blueberries, 1 pint, BOGO for $2.49
HT - Tomatoes, 1 pint, $2.50
LF - Cabbage, .57/lb
LF - Collard greens, .97/lb
LF - Eggplant, .97/lb
LF - Green snap beans, $1.27/lb
LF - Yellow and zucchini squash, $1.27/lb
LF - Broccoli crowns, $1.27/lb – good price
LF - Peaches, $1.27/lb
LF - Sweet onions from SC, 5 lbs, $2.97
LF - NC Blueberries, BOGO
FL - Limes, 5 for $1
FL - Lemons, 2 for .88
FL - Green Peppers, .59 each
FL - Sweet potatoes, .59/lb
FL - Eastern peaches, $1.29/lb (.99/lb at Kroger this week)
FL - Pear sand red delicious apples, $1.39/lb
FL - Strawberries, 1 lb, $1.66 – good price
FL - Grape tomatoes, $2 per pint
Kroger - Sweet corn, 6 for $2.00
Kroger - Roma tomatoes, .99/lb
Kroger - Yellow or zucchini squash, .99/lb
Kroger - Romaine, red or green lettuce, .99 each
Kroger - English cucumbers, .99 each
Kroger - Greens -mustard, turnip, kale, collard, .99/lb
Kroger - Green beans, .99/lb
Kroger - Red potatoes, .99/lb
Kroger - Eggplant, .99/lb
Kroger - Avocados, .99 each
Kroger = Mangoes, .99 each
Kroger - Peaches, .99/lb
Aldi - Grape tomatoes, pint, .99 – good price
Aldi - Zucchini, 3 pack, .99
Aldi - Yellow squash, 3-pack, .99
Aldi - Red onions, 2 lb, $1.29
Aldi - Baking potatoes, 5 lb, $1.29Aldi - Mini sweet peppers, 16 oz., $1.49

 

Eggs - not seeing any egg deals in the ads this week. Please share if you find any. Aldi tends to have one of the lower everyday egg prices. The last time I was there the price was $1.20 or so for 1 dozen. My buy price is $1 or less per dozen.
 

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

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

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  • bgrmom Jun 14, 2013

    Eggs go on sale Sunday at Walgreens for $1.29.

  • Faye Prosser - Smart Shopper Jun 14, 2013

    Thanks jdouglas!

  • jdouglas13 Jun 14, 2013

    Don't forget about the catalina I mentioned the other day for Birds Eye. I think it starts on Sunday.

  • Faye Prosser - Smart Shopper Jun 14, 2013

    Thanks gocats!

  • gocats8 Jun 14, 2013

    There was a $1.50/1 box of Folgers K-cups on coupons.com recently. Not sure if it's still up or not but I printed mine a week or so ago.