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Just the Basics best deals

Posted August 15, 2013

Just the Basics

 

 

Here's the weekly list of good sale prices for the basic grocery items 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!

 

 

The big news this week is the Harris Teeter Super Doubles promotion running through Tuesday 8/20! There are a TON of great deals with this promotion. To see the full list and the links to the printable coupons listed below, click on the link in the box above.

Sale Dates

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Kroger deals are valid through August 17, 2013.
These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through August 18, 2013.
These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion and Aldi deals are valid through August 20, 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

FL - Thomas’ bagels, BOGO

WG - Nice! white bread, 16 oz, .99


Dairy & Frozen

Kroger cottage cheese, 24 oz, $2.00

Aldi - Frozen corn, 16 oz, .95

HT - Pictsweet veggies, Deluxe and Steamables, various, BOGO for $1.09

HT - Pepperidge Farm garlic bread, 10 oz, $2.00 – .55/1 printable coupon = .90

HT - YoCrunch yogurt with trail mix, 4 pack, $2.00 - $1.50/1 printable coupon = FREE!

HT - Bird’s Eye Voila Chipotle Chicken variety, $3.99 - $2 printable coupon = FREE!

LF - Kozy Shack pudding, 14 oz, $1.50 - .75/1 coupon from 6/16 SS = FREE!

LF - Kozy Shack pudding, 22 oz, BOGO for $1.60 - .75/1 coupon from 6/16 SS = .10! (this is a better price than HT)

LF - Yoplait Go-Gurt (including protein variety), $2.00 - .75/2 coupons from 8/4 and 6/23 SS, .75/1 coupon for protein variety and .75/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above
SavingStar” .75/2 SavingStar.com coupon
Total at register for 2 of the Protein variety with 2 of the .75/1 coupons = .50 each
Total after SavingStar.com coupon = .25 for 2!


Drinks

CC - Donald Duck orange juice, 59 oz, $1.58 – good price for oj

CC - Pepsi Products, 2 ltr,. .89 – good price!

CC - Better Valu apple juice cocktail, 64 oz, $1.00

CC - IGA tomato juice, 46 oz., $1.00

Kroger - Various drinks including Gatorade, Sobe, Propel, Lipton, Buy 6 and get 3 more free, total when you buy 9 at the same time (mix and match) is .67 each

Kroger - Capri Sun, 10 pack, $1.99 - $1 Kroger digital coupon = .99

Kroger - Coke, Pepsi or 7UP, 2 ltrs, Buy 4 and get 2 Free, final cost when you buy all 6 at same time - $1 each

Kroger - Big K soft drinks, 12 pack cans, 4 for $9 ($2.25 each when you buy 4 at same time)

Kroger - Coke 6 pack, 16.9 oz bottles, 5 for $10

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

HT - Ocean Spray Citrus Juice, 100% juice, $2.50 - $1 coupon from 6/2 RP = .50

HT - Chock Full O Nuts coffee, 11 oz brick, $3.99 - $1 coupon from 7/14 SS (exp 8/17) = $1.99

HT - Coke 12 pack cans, Buy 2 Get 3 Free

LF - Pizzazz soft drinks, 3 ltr bottle, 4 for $5

FL - Coke products, 6 pack .5 ltr bottles, 4 for $10

FL - Coke products, 12 oz cans, 12 pack, 4 for $11 ($2.75 each – my buy price is $2.50 or less for a 12 pack of soda)

CVS - Powerade 32 oz, Smartwater 700 ml, Vitamin Water 20 oz.
Sale: 5 for $5
Extrabucks: $2 reward when you buy 5
Total after reward = 5 for $3 (.60 each)

CVS - Coke, 2 ltr, .99, limit 5

CVS Just the Basics water, 24 pack bottles, $2.22, limit 3

Rite Aid bottled water, 24 pack, $2.22

WG - Gatorade, 28 or 32 oz, .69 with in ad coupon, limit 5

WG - 7UP, A&, Sunkist, Canada Dry, Hawaiian Punch, 2 ltr., Limit 3, $1.00

WG - Nice! bottled water, 24 pack, 16.9 oz bottles, $1.99

WG - Maxwell House coffee original roast, 11.5 oz, French Roast or Decaf, 11 oz, $2.99

WG - Starbucks coffee, k-cups or ground 12 oz, $6.99 - $4/2 or $1.50/1 coupon from 6/30 SS


Eggs

Kroger eggs, 18 count, $1.99 (12 count is only .99 at Walgreens this week)

WG - Nice! Eggs, 1 dozen, .99 – good deal!


Meat

CC - Fresh fryer thighs or drumsticks, family pack, $1.08/lb

CC - Assorted pork chops, family pack, bone in, $1.98/lb

CC - Country style pork ribs, family pack bone-in, $2.08/lb

CC - Center cut pork chops, family pack, bone in, $2.58/lb

CC - Boneless chuck roast, beef, $2.98/lb

CC - Butterball ground turkey, 1 lb, $2.19 - $1/2 coupon from 6/30 SS = $1.69 each

CC - Butterball fresh seasoned turkey burgers, 1 lb, $3 - $1/2 coupon from 6/30 SS = $2.50

CC - John Morrell meat franks, 12 oz., .88

CC - John Morrell smoked sausage, 9 oz, $1.00

CC - Oscar Mayer meat bologna, BOGO

CC - Star’s smoked sausage, 16 oz., $1.99

Kroger value chicken drums or thighs, .99/lb

Kroger - London Broil, $2.99/lb – good price

Kroger ground round sirloin or Shadybrook 93% lean ground turkey, 16 oz, $2.99/lb

Kroger - Snow Crab clusters, $5.99/lb

Kroger - Aberdeen farms bacon, 16 oz, $1.99 (good price for pork bacon)

Kroger - Oscar Mayer bologna, 12 oz, $1.89 - .40 digital coupon = $1.49

Kroger - Oscar Mayer beef bologna or lunchmeat, select, 16 oz, $3.49 - .70 Kroger digital
coupon = $2.79

Kroger - Oscar Mayer deli shaved meat, select, 16 oz, $3.49 - .70 Kroger digital coupon = $2.79

Kroger - Tyson chicken nuggets or patties, 26 – 32 oz, $4.49 - $2.50/2 Kroger digital coupon =
$3.24 each

Aldi - Kirkwood frozen chicken breasts, 48 oz, $5.99

HT - Chicken leg quarters, .69/lb – good price

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

HT - Snow crab legs, $5.99/lb

HT - Gorton’s fillets, various including, tilapia, lemon butter, salmon, $3.33 - $1/2 printable coupon from their website = $2.33

Harris Teeter pre-sliced meats and cheese from the deli, 8 oz., BOGO for $2.49

HT - Ball Park franks, select beef and smoked white turkey, BOGO for $2.34 – .75/2 coupon and
.55/1 coupon for Lean Franks from 8/4 RP (if Lean are included) = $1.59 each with .75/2 coupon

HT - Boca burgers, $3.00 (I sure wish we had a coupon for these!)

LF - Split chicken breast, thighs or drumsticks, Sanderson Farms, $1.17/lb

LF - Boneless beef sirloin tip roast, $2.99/lb

LF - Ground sirloin, 90% lean, $3.99/lb

LF - Lobster tails, 4 – 4.5 oz, $4.99 each

LF - Oscar Mayer beef bologna, 16 oz, BOGO for $3

LF - Steak-umm sliced steak, 9 oz, BOGO for $2.00

LF - Steak-umm sliced steak, 21 oz, BOGO for $4.50

LF - Philly Gourmet turkey burgers, 32 oz, BOGO for $4.50

FL - Chicken drumsticks or thighs, value pack, .99/lb – good price

FL - Boston butt whole pork, $1.49/lb

FL - Smithfield shank portion ham, $1.49/lb

FL - Country style pork ribs, value pack, $1.59/lb

FL - Top round London Broil, $2.99/lb – good price

FL - Tilapia fillets, $3.29/lb

FL - Alaskan cod fillets, $5.99/lb

FL - Butterball smoked sausage, 14 oz, $2.00 - .55/1 coupon from 6/30 = $1.45

WG - Butterball turkey bacon, 6 oz, .99 - $1 coupon from their Facebook page when you take a turkey survey, .55 coupons from 6/30 SS and June and July All You Magazines = FREE! with $1 coupon and .44 with the .55 coupons – good deal!


Milk

HT - Promised Land 2% milk, 32 oz, $1.50 - $1 printable coupon = FREE (if your store allow is to double)! fyi - the chocolate milk is not on sale and is $2.99 so .99 after coupon


Misc. Grocery

CC - IGA green beans or corn, canned, 2 for $1

CC - IGA tomatoes, canned, 2 for $1

CC - Libby’s canned vegetables, .68

Kroger - Peter Pan peanut butter, 16.3 oz, $2 - .40 Kroger digital coupon = $1.60

Aldi - Peanut butter, 18 oz, $1.89

Aldi - Macaroni and cheese box, .39

HT - Mrs. Butterworth’s syrup, BOGO for $2.10 - $1 printable coupon .55/1 coupon from 8/11 SS = 10 cents with $1 coupon!

HT - Tuttorosso tomato sauce, 8 oz, .39

HT - Progresso Classics soups, $1.00 - .50/2 coupon from progresso.com = .50 each

HT - Tuttorosso tomato paste, 6 oz, .59

HT - Old El Paso taco shells, $1.25 - .60/3 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link or 8/4 SS AND .60/3 HT ZVR e-coupon = .65 each – good deal!
AND there is a .60/3 SavingStar.com credit! After Savingstar, they are only .45 each!

HT - Welch’s jelly and jam, 22 – 32 oz, various, $2.00 - $1/2 coupon from 7/28 RP = $1.00

HT - Peter Pan peanut butter, $2.00

HT - Kraft Mac & Cheese (new flavors like Buffalo, Chipotle, Southwest and Garlic & Herb, $1 - $1/2 coupon from 7/28 SS = 2 for FREE!

HT - Black Pearls black olives, slices, 6.5 oz., $1.50 - $1 printable coupon from their FB page = FREE!

HT - Fisher trail mix, 4 oz, $1.99 - $1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently, .75/1 coupon from 6/16 SS = FREE with $1 coupon!

HT - Barilla ready meals, $2 - $1 coupon from 8/4 SS = FREE!

HT - Balance energy bars, $1.00 - $1/2 coupon from 8/4 RP AND $1/2 HT ZVR e-coupon = FREE (plus overage)!

HT - Met-RX protein bars, $2.00 - $2/2 from 8/4 RP AND $2 HT ZVR e-coupon = FREE (plus overage)!

HT - Zone Perfect Greek Yogurt Bar, $1.39 - $1.25/1 coupon from SmartSource.com = FREE! (if your store carries the Greek Yogurt bar singles)

HT - Imagine Soup, 16 oz, clearance for $1.74 - $2 printable coupon from their Facebook page = FREE! (the 32 oz soup is $4.99 so .99 after coupon)Kikkoman soy sauce, 5 oz, $1.49 - $1 coupon from SmartSource.com or $1.00 printable coupon on their Facebook page AND $1 HT ZVR e-coupon= FREE (plus overage)!Frank's Red Hot sauce, 5 oz, $1.49 - .75/1 coupon from 5/12 SS (expires 8/15) = FREE!

LF - Kellogg’s cereals, select including Frosted Mini Wheats Crunch, Scooby Doo, Crispix, Corn Flakes, Honey Smacks, Raisin Bran cinnamon almond
Sale: $2.79
Promo discount: Buy 3 and get $3 off at register
Coupons: .70/1 Frosted Mini Wheats Crunch coupon from RedPlum.com, .70/1 coupon from 7/14 RP, $1/2 Frosted Mini WHeats Crunch from 7/28 RP, .70/1 Scooby Doo from 7/14 RP, $1/3 various cereals from 7/28 RP, .70/1 Scooby Doo coupon from RedPlum.com and Smart Shopper coupons link recently, $1/2 Corn Flakes and Raisin Bran from Kelloggs.com, $1/3 various cereals from RedPlum.com
Total for 2 Scooby Doo and 2 Mini Wheats Crunch after 4 .70/1 coupons and $3 instant discount =3 for $1.17 (.39 each) – great deal!

Lowes Foods mac & cheese box, 2 for $1

Lowes Foods long grain rice, 1 lb, .75

LF - Quaker instant grits, 12 oz, 2 for $3 - $1/2 Quaker coupon from 8/4 RP = 2 for $2 ($1 each)

LF - Duke’s mayo, 11.5 oz bottle, $2 - .40/1 coupon from 8/11 SS

FL - Barilla pasta, 12 – 16 oz, BOGO

FL - My essentials peanut butter, 16 – 18 oz, $2.00

CVS - Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, .79

CVS -Cheerios
Sale: 2 for $6
Extrabucks: $2 reward when you buy 2
Coupon: .60 coupon from Pillsbury.com, .50 coupon from 7/14 SS
Total after 2 of the .60/1 coupons and reward = $1.40 each

CVS - Post Honey Bunches of Oats, Grape-Nuts Fit, Cocoa or Fruity Pebbles
Sale: $1.99
Coupons: $1/2 coupons from 7/28 SS
Total after coupon = $1.49 each

Rite Aid canned fruit and veggies, canned mushrooms, fried fruit, spices
Sale: 5 for $5+UP: $2 +up when you buy 5, limit 3
Total after +UP = 5 for $3 (.60 each)

RA - Special K Red Berries cereal
Sale: 2 for $5
+UP: $1/2 +UP, limit 2 offers
Coupon: .50/1 printable coupon from Kelloggs.com
Total after 2 coupons and +UP = $1.50 each

WG - Chicken of the Sea chunk light tuna or sardines, .79 with in-ad coupon, limit4

WG - Nice! peanut butter, 18 oz, 2 for $4 with in-ad coupon, limit 4


Produce

CC - Green cabbage, .53/lb

CC - Ruby Red grapefruit, .59 each

CC - Mangoes, $1 each

CC - Red or black plums, $1.19/lb

CC - Fresh Express spinach, 9 oz, $1.99

CC - Grape tomatoes, pint, $2.29

CC - All purpose white potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

Kroger - Olathe corn, 6 for $2

Kroger - Pears, .99/lb – good deal

Kroger - Peaches, .99/lb

Kroger - Eggplant or green beans, .99/lb

Kroger - Yellow or zucchini squash, .99/lb

Kroger - Greens, .99/lb

Kroger - Vidalia onions, .99/lb

Kroger - Head lettuce, various, .99 each

Kroger - Broccoli bunch, $1.50

Kroger - Grape tomatoes, 10 oz, $1.50

Kroger - Strawberries, 16 oz, or blueberries 12 oz, $2.00

Aldi - Bananas, .44/lb

Aldi - Red or green grapes, .99/lb

Aldi - Cantaloupe, $1.29 each

Aldi - Blueberries, pint, $1.19

Aldi - Valencia oranges, 4 lb bag, $1.99

HT - Valencia oranges, .50 each

HT - Mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.79 (their everyday price on the 16 oz is only $2.47 (same as paying $1.23 for the 8 oz)

HT - Strawberries, 1 lb, $2.00

HT - Blueberries, 1 pint, $3.00

LF - Sweet potatoes, NC grown, .77/lb

LF - Seedless red grapes, .97/lb – good price

LF - Roma tomatoes, NC grown, .97/lb – good price

LF - Vidalia onions, GA grown, .97/lb

LF - Mangoes, $1

FL - Navel oranges, 2 for $1

FL - White onions, .89/lb

FL - Carrots, 2 lb bag, .99 – good price

FL - Red vine cluster tomatoes, $1.29/lb

FL - Hass Avocados, $1.29 each

FL - Bellafina sweet baby bell peppers, 3 count, $1.29

FL - White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.00

FL - Fresh Express or Dole salads, 9-12 oz., $2.00

FL - Whole seedless watermelons, $4.99 each


 

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  • msj12 Aug 15, 2013

    I paid .89 cents a piece for avocados today at aldi in Fuquay

  • Faye Prosser - Smart Shopper Aug 15, 2013

    alwaysab - There have been no really good avocado deals lately. My goal is $1 of less per but I actually paid $1.17 for one the other day. Wishing FL or Aldi would run the 2 for $1 deal again soon!

  • alwaysab Aug 15, 2013

    ANy other good deals on avacados thsi week? Making taco salad this weekend.

  • Faye Prosser - Smart Shopper Aug 15, 2013

    You are welcome, Diana. :-)

  • diana123 Aug 15, 2013

    thank you Ms. Prosser