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Just the Basics best weekly deals!

Posted August 14, 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!

Super Doubles! The big news this week is that Harris Teeter is offering their fabulous Super Doubles promotion! There are tons of fantastic deals and you can see them all at the link above. They are not listed in the basics deals list below.

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, Dollar General and Walgreen deals are valid through August 16, 2014. These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through August 17, 2014. These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi and Kroger deals are valid through August 19, 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
DG = Dollar General

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

Bread

HT - Lender’s bagels, 6 count, BOGO for $1.09

HT - Arnold sandwich thins, BOGO for $1.72 - $1/2 coupon from 5/11 SS (DND coupon) = $1.22 each

HT - Sunbeam sandwich bread, 20 oz, $1.50

HT - Thomas’ bagel thins, BOGO for $1.94

HT - HT tortillas, $1.00

FL - Thomas’ English Muffins, 6 pack, BOGO

FL - My essentials white sandwich bread, 20 oz, $1.28

LF - Arnold breads, 24 oz, BOGO for $2.15 each - $1/2 coupon from 5/11 SS = $1.65 each

Kroger - Private Selection bread or buns, select 16 – 24 oz., $1.50

Kroger bread or buns, 20 oz, $1.00

Aldi - Whole grain white bread, 20 oz, .99


Dairy & Frozen

HT parmesan cheese, 8 oz, $3.00

Harris Teeter chunk cheese, 16 oz, $3.00 (same as paying $1.50 for 8 oz – a good deal)

HT - I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter, various, $2 - .60/1 coupon from 7/27 SS = .80

HT - Harris Teeter frozen vegetables, 16 oz, various, $1.00

FL - Blue Bonnet quarters, 16 oz, .99

CC - Blue Bonnet margarine, 16 oz, .69


Drinks

HT – Lipton Pure Leaf tea, 59 oz, BOGO for $1.49 each

HT - Tropicana lemonade, various, 59 oz, BOGO for $1.64

HT - Coke, 12 pack cans, Buy 2 Get 3 Free
Regular price: $6.79
Total when you buy 5 = $2.72 each (my buy price is $2.50 or less for a 12-pack of soda)

HT cola, 12 pack ,cans, $2.00- good price for 12 pack

HT - Coke products, 2 ltr, BOGO for $1.09 (my buy price is $1 or less for 2 ltr soda - It’s .99 at Food Lion this week)

FL - Coke products, 2 ltr, .99

FL - Kool-Aid Jammers drink pouches, $2 - $1/2 in-store kiosk coupon = 2 for $3

LF - Seattle’s Best coffee, 12 oz, $4.99 - $1.50/1 coupon from 8/10 SS = $3.49

LF - Ocean Spray juices, various, 64 oz, BOGO for $2

LF - Pepsi products, 2 ltr, $1.00
Kroger - Big K sodas, 2 ltr, .67 each when you buy 4 at the same time

Kroger - Pepsi, select 6 count, $2.99 - $1 Kroger digital coupon = $1.99

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

DG - Clover Valley sodas, 2.5 ltr, $1.00

DG - Powerade, 32 oz, .75

CVS - Coke 12 pack cans, 4 for $12 - $2 Extrabucks reward when you buy 4 = 4 for $10 ($2.50 each – good deal)

CVS - Just the Basics water bottles, 24 pack, $2.22 – good price if you buy bottled water

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

CVS - Coke, 2 ltr, 3 for $3 (must buy 3 to get sale price) – this is also part of the $10 Extrabucks reward promo details below in the non-food section

WG - Lipton Pure Leaf Tea, 18.5 oz bottle, $1 Register Reward = FREE after reward!

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

RA - Simplify sodas, 2 ltr, .88


Eggs

Harris Teeter Eggs, 18 coupon, $2.00 (like paying $1.33 for a dozen – they are $1.29/dozen at Walgreens through Saturday, 8/16)

WG - Nice Eggs, dozen, $1.29


Milk

There are no deals in the ads this week for milk, but Harris Teeter sells a gallon of milk for $3.59 at my local store everyday for their lower cost brand.


Meat

HT - Fryer chicken, $1.29/lb

HT - Chicken breast and tenders, boneless, 2.5 lb frozen bag, Buy 2 Get 3 Free
Regular price, $10.99
Total when you buy 5 = $4.40 per bag ($1.76/lb – very good price)

HT - Nathan’s beef franks, 14 oz, BOGO for $2.99

HT - Cooked Lobster or mahi mahi fillets, $5.99/lb

HT - Hillshire Farm American Craft Sausage, $14.5 oz, BOGO for $2.99 - $1/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently = .99

FL - Whole chicken, $1.19/lb

FL - Pork picnics, $2.29/lb

FL - Ground beef, 93% lean, $3.99/lb

FL - Food Lion salmon, side fillet, 16 oz, $4.99

FL - Tilapia fillets, $4.99/lb

FL - Bar-S franks, 16 oz, jumbo, $1.25 - .25 Checkout51 cashback offer valid through 8/13 = $1 after cash back received

FL - Gwaltney sausage roll, 16 oz, $1.99/lb

LF - Chicken thighs or drumsticks, Sanderson Farms, .99/lb – good price

LF - Ground chuck, 80% lean, $2.87/lb

LF - Ground turkey, 85%, $2.87/lb

LF - Boneless center cut pork chops, BOGO

LF - Mama Lucia meatballs, 25.6 oz, BOGO for $4.35 each

LF - The Philly Steak sandwich steaks, 21 oz, BOGO for $5.50

Kroger - Perdue chicken breast, boneless, $2.49/lb (my buy price is $1.99/lb or less)

Kroger - Flat Iron steak, $6.99/lb

Kroger breaded shrimp, select, BOGO

Kroger - Hillshire Farm lunch meat, 7 – 9 oz, $2.99 - $1 Kroger digital coupon = $1.99

Kroger - Smithfield bacon, select 12 – 16 oz, $3.99 - $1/1 printable coupon = $2.99

Aldi - Sea Queen Swai fillets, 32 oz, $5.89

Aldi - Sea Queen tilapia fillets, 32 oz., $5.99

Aldi - Sea Queen wild salmon, 32 oz, $7.49

Aldi - Sea Queen wild caught salmon or tilapia fillets, 16 oz, $3.99

Aldi - Sea Queen medium cooked shrimp, 12 oz, $5.89

Aldi - Canned salmon, 14.75 oz, $2.09

DG - Eckrich meat franks or bologna, 12 – 16 oz, $1.50

CC - Fresh Fryer thighs or drumsticks, family pack, $1.18/lb

CC - Assorted pork chops, family pack, bone in, $2.49/lb

CC - Country style pork ribs, $2.68/lb

CC - Center cut pork chops, $2.98/lb

CC - Boneless beef chuck steaks, $3.98/lb

CC - Smithfield Virginia smoked ham from the deli, $3.99/lb

CC - Bar-S meat franks, 12 oz, .99 – possible .75/1 Checkout51.com cash back offer valid through 8/13 (if you got this offer)

WG - Butterball turkey bacon, 6 oz, $1.29 - $1 printable coupon from their FB page = .29


Misc. Grocery

HT - Peter Pan peanut butter, 13 to 16.3 oz., $2.00 - .25/1 SavingStar cash back offer (expires 8/13) = $1.75

HT - Jif peanut butter, 15.5 – 16 oz, $2.00

FL - My essentials ketchup, 24 oz, .97

FL - My essentials granulated sugar, 4 lb, $1.98

FL - Jif peanut butter, 15.5 – 16 oz, $2

FL - Kraft Mayo or Miracle Whip, 30 oz, $2.50 - .50 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = $2.50

Lowes Foods tomatoes, 14.5 oz can, .69

LF - Peter Pan peanut butter, 13 to 16.3 oz., $2.00 - .25/1 SavingStar cash back offer (expires 8/13) = $1.75

Kroger - Horizon mac & cheese box, $1.00 - .75/2 coupon from 8/10 RP = .63 each

Kroger - Simple Truth organic beans, 15 oz can, $1.00

Kroger - Peter Pan peanut butter or Welch’s grape jelly, select, $1.99 - .50/1 Kroger digital coupon = $1.49

Aldi - Peanut Delight peanut butter, 16 – 18 oz, $1.49 – good price

Aldi - Mac & cheese, boxed, .35

DG - Jif peanut butter, 16 oz, $1.85

CC - IGA egg noodles, 16 oz, $1.39

CC - IGA mayo, 32 oz, $1.79

CC - Blue Ribbon long grain rice, 48 oz, $1.88

CC - Jif peanut butter, 15.5 – 16 oz, $2

CC - Van Camp’s baked beans, 26 oz, $1.50

CVS - Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, 5 oz., .69, limit 10

WG - Domino sugar, 4 lbs, $1.99 with in-ad coupon - .75/2 coupon from Smart Source.com = $1.61 each
Limit 3 with coupon

WG - Nice! Peanut butter, grape jelly or strawberry preserves, 18 oz, 2 for $3 with in-ad coupon – good price for peanut butter, limit 4

WG - Chicken of the Sea light tuna, .69 with in-ad coupon (limit 4) - .75/3 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = .44 each

WG - Van Camp’s pork and beans, 15 oz or Swanson’s broth, 14.5 oz, .79 with in-ad coupon, limit 4


Produce

HT - Valencia oranges, 2 for $1

HT - Black grapes, seedless, .99/lb – good price

HT - Romaine lettuce, red or green lettuce, .99 each – good price

HT - Cripps pink apples, .99/lb – good price

HT - Mushrooms, 8 oz, .99 – good price

HT - Bartlett Pears, .99/lb – good price

HT - Hot house English cucumbers, .99 each

HT - Fresh Express baby spinach, 5 oz, BOGO for $1.99

FL - Navel oranges, .69 each

FL - Carrots, 2 lb bag, .97

FL - Hass avocados, $1.29/lb

FL - Red vine cluster tomatoes, $1.49/lb

FL - Dole salad blends or Fresh Express blends, $2 - $1/1 Dole salad blends coupon that was on store shelves near the salads recently = $1 (if you have the coupon…which I do)

FL - Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.79

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

LF - Limes, 3 for .99

LF - Snap green beans, local, .97/lb – good price

LF - Yellow squash, local, .97/lb – good price

LF - Green peppers, local, .97

LF - White seedless grapes, $1.27/lb

LF - Grape tomatoes, pint, $1.97

LF - Blueberries, 6 oz, $2.97

LF - Russet potatoes, 5 lb., $3.49

Kroger - Sweet corn, 3 for .99

Kroger - Green beans from VA, .99/lb

Kroger - Eggplant from VA, .99/lb

Kroger - Strawberries, 16 oz, $1.69 – good price

Kroger - Tasti-Lee tomatoes, 16 oz, $1.69

Kroger - Blueberries, 12 oz, $1.99

Kroger - Athena cantaloupe, $1.99

Kroger - Dole salad blends, 5 – 12 oz, $2.99 - .50/1 digital coupon offer = $2.49

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

Kroger - Organic kale, $1.99/lb

Kroger - Organic blueberries, 6 oz, $2.50

Aldi - Bananas, .44/lb

Aldi - Red and green grapes, 2 lb bag, .99/lb – good price

Aldi - Cantaloupe, $1.19 each – good price

Aldi - Honeydew melon, $1.99

Aldi - Navel oranges, 3 lb bag, $2.49

CC - Limes, 3 for $1

CC - Pickle cucumbers, .99/lb

CC - Fresh Express salad, garden or shredded lettuce, $1.25

CC - Broccoli crowns, $1.59/lb

CC - Tomatoes on the vine, $1.59/lb

CC - Red potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99


Non Food

FL - Sparkle paper towels, 6 – 8 rolls, $4.99 - $1/1 coupon from 8/3 RP = $3.99

FL - Angel Soft bath tissue, 8 – 24 rolls, $4.99 - .45/1 coupon from 8/3 RP = $4.54

LF - Lowes Foods paper towels, 6 rolls, $3.99

LF - Brawny paper towels, 6 – 8 rolls, $5.99 - .50/1 coupon from 8/3 RP = $4.99

LF - Quilted Northern bath tissue, 12 double rolls, $5.99 - .45/1 coupon from 8/3 RP = $5.09

Aldi - Willow bath tissue, 18 double rolls, $6.99 (like paying $4.65 for a 12 double roll)

DG - Sparkle paper towels, 6 rolls, $4 - $1/1 coupon from 8/3 RP = $3.00

CC - IGA paper towels, single, 2 for $1

CVS - Kleenex tissues, select, 3 for $4
Store coupon: $1/4 coupon from in-store kiosk starting 8/10
Coupon: .50/3 coupon possibly in 8/10 SS
Total after both coupons = 3 for $2.50 (.83 each)

WG - Scott Naturals paper towels 6 rolls or Cottonelle bath tissue 12 large rolls
Sale: $4.99
Store coupon: $1/1 store coupon from in-store monthly coupon book
Coupon: .75/1 coupon possibly in 8/10 SS, .50/2 Cottonelle coupon possibly in 8/10 SS
Total after store coupon and .75 coupon = $3.25

WG - Colgate Toothpaste, select 3.5 to 6 oz,
Sale: $3.00
RR: $2.50/1 Register Rewards
Coupon: .50/1 coupon possibly in 8/10 SS
Total after coupon and reward = FREE!

RA - Crest 3D White or Pro-Health toothpaste or Pro-Health or 3D White rinse, 237 ml
Sale: $3.50
+UP: $2.50 +UP reward, limit 2 offers
Coupons: $1/1 rinse coupon from 7/13 RP, .75/1 toothpaste coupon from 7/13 RP
Total after $1 coupon = FREE!


 

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