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Just the Basics best weekly deals!

Posted July 24, 2014

Just the Basics

 

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

For additional deals, please see the individual store posts on the blog.  Thanks to Karen for compiling the list of deals below!

Sale Dates:

CVS, Rite Aid, and Walgreens deals are valid through July 26, 2014.
These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through July 27, 2014.
These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi and Kroger deals are valid through July 29, 2014.
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, 24 oz, BOGO for $1.74 - .55/1 coupon for the Arnold Dutch Country variety from Smart Shopper coupons link recently, $1/2 coupon from 5/11 or 3/30 SS
ZVR: .55/1 HT ZVR digital coupon for the Arnold Dutch Country Bread (expires 7/27)
Total after .55/1 coupon (the 100% whole wheat and premium potato Dutch country varieties are included in the sale) AND the HT ZVR = 9 cents – great price!
Total after $1/2 coupon = $1.24 each – good price

FL - Hot dog buns, 11 – 12 oz., .97

LF - Thomas’ bagel thins or sandwich thins, BOGO for $1.95


Dairy & Frozen

HT - Yoplait Greek Yogurt, 5.3 oz., $1.00
Coupons: $1/2 coupon from 6/8 SS, $1/5 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons liml
ZVR: $1/5 HT ZVR digital coupon
SavingStar: $1/5 SavingStar.com cash back offer
Total for 5 after 2 of the $1/2 coupons and ZVR and SavingStar= .20 each! – great price
Total for 5 after $1/5 printable coupon and ZVR and Savingstar = .40 each

HT shredded cheese, 8 oz., $1.25 – great price – stock up and freeze!

HT - Pictsweet veggies, family size, 24 oz., BOGO for $1.69

FL - My essentials grated parmesan cheese, 8 oz., $2.50

LF - Yoplait Go-Gurt, 8 pack, $2.00 - .35/1 coupon from 6/8 SS or .75/2 coupon from 6/8 SS
SavingStar: .35/1 SavingStar cash back offer
Total after .35/1 coupon and SavingStar offer = .95

LF - Borden American Cheese singles, 12 oz, $2.00

Kroger - Yoplait Greek Yogurt, 5.3 oz., $1.00
Coupons: $1/2 coupon from 6/8 SS, $1/5 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons liml
SavingStar: $1/5 SavingStar.com cash back offer

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

Kroger cream cheese brick, 8 oz, $1.00 – good deal

Aldi - Steamable broccoli florets or California medley, 12 oz, .99

Aldi - Fit & Active plain or vanilla yogurt, 32 oz, $1.69


Drinks

CVS - Gold Emblem Ginger Ale 2 ltr., .88

CVS - Coke 12 pack of 12 oz cans, 4 for $12 - $1 Extrabucks reward = $4 for $11 after reward ($2.75 each)

WG - Capri Sun, 10 pack, 2 for $4 – 2000 reward points when you buy 2 = 2 for $2 after rewards – good deal

CC - Powerade, 32 oz, .69

CC - Coke, 2 ltrs, .99

CC - Coke products, 6 pack, 5 for $10

CC - IGA bagged coffee, 11.5 oz, $2.88

CC - IGA single serve coffee cups, 12 count, $3.99

HT cola or diet cola, 2 ltr, .77

HT - Pepsi products, 12 pack, cans, $2.00 – great deal
Limit 10

HT - Pepsi products, 6 count bottles, BOGO for $2.39

FL - Pepsi products, 6 pack bottles, $2.00

LF - Coke 2 ltr, $1.00 (part of gas rewards promo above)

Kroger - Pepsi, Fanta or 7UP, 2 ltr, $1.00

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

Kroger - 7UP 6-pack, $2.50


Eggs

HT - E-Vic Deal: HT eggs, 18 count, $1.77
Limit 2 (Like paying $1.18 for a dozen eggs – a decent deal these days. I will be buying 2 dozen)


Meat

WG - Butterball turkey bacon, 6 oz, $1.29
Coupons: .55/1 coupon from 6/29 SS, $1/2 from 5/18 SS, .75/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above recently and from All You Magazine in July, .65/1 coupon from All You Magazine in May
Total after .75/1 coupon = .54 – good deal!

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

CC - Valleydale old fashioned hot dogs, 12 oz., .99

CC - Fresh split fryer breast, jumbo pack, $1.28/lb

CC - John Morrell smoked picnics, $1.88/lb

CC - Trout filets, $2.68/lb

Carlie C’s country sausage, $3.28/lb

CC - Boneless beef shoulder roast, $3.68/lb

CC - Ground chuck, $3.88/lb

CC - Beef shoulder steak, family pack, $3.88

CC - Stew beef, family pack, $3.88/lb

CC - Beef brisket roast, $4.18/lb

HT chicken breast, small pack, Buy 2 Get 3 Free
Limit 5
Better deal at the fresh meat counter for $1.99/lb)

HT - London Broil, BOGO for $3.50/lb

HT - Tilapia fillets, $5.99/lb

HT - EZ Peel Shrimp, 2 lb bag, BOGO for $13.99 - $17.99 ($6.99 per lb and up)

HT seasoned chicken thighs in fajita style sauce, 1.2 lb., BOGO for $2.99

HT - Smithfield bacon, Buy 2 Get 3 Free 12 – 16 oz
Regular price is $6.49
Coupon: $1/2 coupon from 5/4 SS
Total for 5 after 2 coupons and sale = $10.98 ($2.19 per package – great deal)
Limit 10

HT - Nathan’s famous beef hot dogs, 14 oz, BOGO for $2.99

HT - Johnsonville breakfast sausage links, 12 oz., $3.33 - $1.50/2 from 6/1 SS = $2.58 each

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

FL - St Louis style pork ribs, $2.49/lb

FL - Ground chuck, value pack, $2.99/lb

FL - Oscar Mayer beef or cheese franks, 14 – 16 oz, 2 for $5 - $1/2 coupon from in-store coupon kiosk = 2 for $4 ($2 each)

FL - Smithfield sliced bacon, 16 oz., $3.99 - $1/2 coupon from 5/4 SS = $3.49 each

FL - Hillshire Farms deli tubs, 16 oz., $4.99 - $1 coupon from in-store coupon kiosk = $3.99

LF - Assorted pork chops, bone in, $2.47/lb

LF - Pork spareribs, $2.47/lb

LF - Fresh ground chuck, 80% lean, 3 lb chub, $2.47/lb

LF - Bar S meat franks, 12 oz, $1.25

LF - Steak Umm chicken or steak sandwich steaks, 9 oz, BOGO for $3.00

Kroger - Heritage Farm chicken drumsticks, thighs, or whole fryer, .99/lb – good price

Kroger - Ground beef, 73% lean, 3 lb tray, $2.79/lb

Kroger - Pork back ribs, $2.99/lb

Kroger - Boneless chuck roast, $3.49/lb

Kroger - Boneless pork chops, value pack, $3.99/lb

Kroger - Boneless top sirloin steak, or bone-in strip steak, value pack or Flat iron steak, $5.99/lb

Kroger - Roasted chicken at the deli, 2 lb, $4.99

Kroger - Mahi Mahi, $5.99/lb

Kroger - Bar S franks and bologna, select, $1.00

Aldi - Fit & Active turkey franks, 16 oz, $1.29

Aldi - Fit & Active turkey bacon, 12 oz, $2.19

Aldi - Fit & Active fully cooked meatballs, 32 oz, $4.39


Milk

WG - Milk, 1 gallon, $2.99 – very good price


Misc. Grocery

CVS - Bumble Bee solid white albacore tuna, 5 oz, .99, limit 6

WG - Bumble Bee solid white tuna, 5 oz, .99 with in-ad coupon, limit 3

WG - Domino sugar, 4 lbs, $1.99 with in-ad coupon, limit 2

WG - Jif peanut butter, 2 for $4

RA - Jif peanut butter, 16 oz., 2 for $4

CC - IGA salad dressing, 16 oz, $1.25

CC - IGA applesauce, 6 pack, $1.38 – good price

CC - Better Valu self-rising flour, 5 lb bag, $1.85

CC - Crisco vegetable oil, 48 oz., $1.99

HT - Kellogg’s Rocky Mountain Chocolate cereal, 11.5 oz, BOGO for $2.19 - .70/1 coupon from 7/13 RP or Smart Shopper coupons link above AND .70/1 HT ZVR (if you got it) = 9 cents!

HT - Kellogg’s Crispix, Rice Krispies or Low Fat Granola, various
Sale: BOGO for $1.99 to $2.19
Coupon: .7/1 and $1.50/1 printable coupon from Kelloggsamilyrewards.com when you redeem 500 or 1000 reward points = .49
(If the Rice Krispies Multi-Grain Shapes are included, use the .70/1 coupon from 7/13 RP or from Smart Shopper coupons link AND the .70/1 e-vic to make it only 9 cents!)

HT - Wish-Bone salad dressing, 16 oz, $1.50 - .70/1 coupon from 5/11 SS = .10 – great price!

HT - Kraft salad dressing, $2.00 - .75/1 printable coupon = .50 – very good deal (if you have the $1/2 HT ZVR digital coupon, both will be free!)

HT salad dressing, 16 oz, Buy 2 Get 3 Free
Regular price is $2.49 each
Total for 5 after sale = $4.98 (.99 each)
Limit 10

FL - My essentials chunk light tuna, 5 oz can, .73

LF - Hunt’s Ketchup, 24 oz, $1.00 (part of gas rewards promo)

LF - Hunt’s tomatoes, 14.5 – 15 oz., $1.00 (part of gas rewards promo)

Kroger - Psst brand granulated sugar, 4 lb, $1.49

Kroger peanut butter, 15 – 16 oz., $1.67 (this is a great deal on peanut butter and makes a great donation to the food bank or backpack buddies programs!)


Produce

CC - Limes, 4 for $1

CC - Corn, 3 ears for $1

CC - Eggplant, .59/lb

CC - Fresh Express romaine or 12 oz green and crisp salad, $1.66

CC - All-purpose russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.59

HT - Red cherries, $1.99/lb – very good price for cherries!

HT - Blueberries, 1 pint, BOGO for $2.49

HT - Organic strawberries, 16 oz, BOGO for $2.49 – good price for organic

HT - Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.49

HT - Seedless Pureheart watermelon, $3.99

FL - Cucumbers, .69 each

FL - Red onions, .99/lb

FL - Iceberg lettuce, $1.29 each

FL - Fuji or pink lady apples, $1.29/lb

FL - Hass avocados, $1.29 each

FL - Hot house tomatoes, $1.49/lb

FL - Fresh Express or Dole salad mix, select, $2.50

FL - Red potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

LF - Sweet dark cherries, $1.97/lb – very good price

LF - Fresh Express salads, various, $1.97

LF - Red potatoes, NC grown, 5 lb bag, $3.47

Kroger - Sweet corn, Virginia grown, 3 for .99

Kroger - Yellow peaches, .99/lb

Kroger - Black plums, .99/lb

Kroger - Green beans, Virginia grown, .99/lb

Kroger - Eggplant, Virginia grown, .99/lb

Kroger - Red seedless grapes, $1.28/lb

Kroger - Tomatoes, $1.49/lb

Kroger - NC grown Athena melons, $1.99

Kroger - Cherries, $2.99/lb (better deals at Harris Teeter and Lowes Foods this week)

Kroger - Organic red or white seedless grapes $1.99/lb

Kroger - Simple Truth organic salads, 5 – 7 oz, $2.50

Kroger - Organic red cherries, $3.99/lb

Aldi - Sweet corn, 4 pack, $1.49 (.37 each)

Aldi - Green peppers, 3 pack, $1.29 (.43 each)

Aldi - Zucchini, 3 pack, $1.29 (.43 each)

Aldi - White mushrooms, 8 oz., .79

Aldi - Sweet onions, 2 lb bag, .99

Aldi - Organic baby carrots, 16 oz, .99

Aldi - Organic grape tomatoes, 1 pint, $1.89

Aldi - Seedless watermelon, $3.99


 

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  • losltp Jul 24, 2014

    GRATS on the GREAT DEALS QRBYRD !!

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Jul 24, 2014

    qrbyrd - that is such a great price for both those products! Enjoy it while it lasts!

  • qrbyrd Jul 24, 2014

    The Wal-Mart Express in Coats has a dozen eggs for $1.00 and a gallon of milk for $2.50. They have been this price for months. I don't know how long it will last but I am enjoying it as long as it does.