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Just the Basics best weekly deals!

Posted August 22, 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,Walgreens and Dollar General deals are valid through August 23, 2014.
These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through August 24, 2014
These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi and Kroger deals are valid through August 26, 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

FL - Arnold Country Classic Breads, 24 oz., BOGO

Kroger - Nature’s Own honey wheat bread or Wonder bread, 20 oz, BOGO for $1.50 each

Aldi - Hamburger or hot dog buns, .89


Dairy & Frozen

HT - E-Vic Deals: Yoplait yogurt, 6 oz., .37 (limit 15)
Coupon: .40/6 and .50/8 coupons from 8/3 SS
ZVR: .40/6 HT ZVR digital coupon
SavingStar: .40/6 SavingStar cash back offer
Total for 6 after coupon, ZVR and SavingStar = 10 cents each! – great price
Buy 10 get $2 Catalina

HT - Harris Teeter shredded cheese, 6- 8 oz, Buy 2 Get 3 Free!
Regular price is $2.99 each. Total when you buy 5 = $1.19 each
Limit 10

HT - Picsweet vegetables, 24 – 28 oz, Buy 2 Get 3 Free
Regular price is $3.69 - $4.39
Total when you buy 5 of the $3.69 bags = $1.47 each – good price

FL - Bird’s Eye Voila dinners, 21 – 22 oz, $2.99 - $1/1 coupon from 7/27 SS = $1.99

LF - Dannon Greek yogurt cups, 5.3 oz, $1 - $1/3 coupon from 8/17 SS = .66 each

CC - Bird’s Eye Voila, $2.99 - $1/1 coupon from 7/27 SS = $1.99


Drinks

HT - Tropicana orange juice, 46 – 59 oz, 5 for $10 (part of stock up sale, must buy 5 to get sale)

HT - Old Orchard Healthy Balance juice cocktail, 64 oz, BOGO for $1.27
Coupons: .50/1 and $1/2 from their website at oldorchard.com
Total after .50/1 coupon = .27

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

HT - Pepsi products, 12 pack , cans, Buy 2 Get 3 Free
Regular price is $6.49
Total when you buy 5 = $2.59 each
Limit 10

HT soda, 12 pack, cans, $2.00 – good price for 12-pack of soda

HT soda, 2 ltr, .77

FL - Pepsi products, 12 pack cans, $2.50

FL - Coke products, 6 pack bottles, $2.50

FL - 7UP, A&W, Canada Dry sodas, 2 ltr, .99

LF - Pepsi products, 2 ltr, $1.00

LF - Pepsi products, 6 pack bottles, BOGO for $2.50 each

LF - Lipton tea, family size bags, $1.50 - .60/1 coupon from 7/27 RP = .30 – great deal

Kroger - Pepsi select, 6 pack bottles, $2.99 - $1/1 Kroger digital coupon = $1.99

Kroger - Big K sodas, 12 pack cans, $2.00 each when you buy 5 at the same time

CC - IGA orange juice, 128 oz, $2 – good price

CC - Coke products, 2 ltr., .99

CC - Powerade, .32 oz bottle, .69 each

DG - Clover Valley soda, 2.5 ltr, $1.00

CVS - Arizona or Shaq drinks, 23 – 23.5 oz, 2 for $1, limit 10

WG - Arizona drink or tea, 20 or 23 oz, 2 for $1 with in-ad coupon, limit 4

WG - Pepsi 12 pack cans, 4 for $10, limit 4

RA - Pepsi 2 ltrs, .99, limit 8


Meat

HT - Smithfield Boston Butt pork roast, BOGO for $1.50/lb

HT boneless chicken breast, BOGO for $2.49/lb (boneless chicken breast at the meat counter sells for $1.99/lb every day)

HT - London broil, BOGO for $3.49/lb

HT - Top round roast, BOGO for $3.49/lb

HT shrimp, 2 lb bag, BOGO for #13.99 - $17.99

HT - Ball Park franks, various meat and beef, BOGO for $1.99 - $2.99
Coupon: .55/1 coupon from 8/3 RP
Total after coupon = .89 and up

HT pre-sliced meat at the deli, 8 oz, BOGO for $2.49 each

HT bacon, 20 oz, BOGO

HT - Steak-Umm sandwich steaks, 21 oz, BOGO for $5.89

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

FL - Whole pork Boston butt, $2.19/lb

FL - Country style pork ribs, $2.29/lb

FL - Smithfield center cut ham steak, Smithfield, $2.99/lb

FL - Top round London Broil, $3.49/lb

FL - Jimmy Dean roll sausage, 16 oz, $3.49 - .55/1 coupon from 8/3 RP

FL - Smithfield bacon, 16 oz, $3.99 - $2/2 coupon from 8/17 SS or $1/2 coupon from 5/4 SS = $2.99 each with $2/2 coupon

Food Lion deli cooked ham, $3.49/lb

LF - Babyback pork ribs, BOGO for $3.00/lb

LF - Hormel Natural Choice sliced meats, 8 oz., $1.50

LF - Oscar Mayer hot dogs, 16 oz, BOGO for $2 to $3 each - $1/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = $1.50 each and up

LF - Oscar Mayer sliced white turkey, 16 oz, BOGO for $2.25 each

Lowes Foods center cut bacon, 12 oz, BOGO for $3.00 each

LF - Hebrew National beef franks, 11 – 12 oz, BOGO for $3.00 each

LF - Steak-umm sandwich steaks or chicken breast sandwich steaks, 9 oz, BOGO for $3.00

LF - Mrs. Paul’s fish fillets, select, 8 – 36.6 oz, BOGO for $2.50 to $4.00

Kroger - Heritage Farm boneless chicken breasts, or thighs, $1.99/lb – good price

Kroger - Boneless pork loin, $2.49/lb

Kroger - Assorted pork chops, bone-in, $2.79/lb

Kroger - Boneless beef chuck roast, $3.49/lb

Kroger - Simple Truth natural ground turkey, 93% lean, 16 oz, $3.99

Kroger - Top sirloin steaks, value pack, $5.99/lb

Kroger - Gwaltney hot dogs, 16 oz, $1 - .75/2 coupon from 7/27 SS = .63 each

Aldi - Assorted pork chops, $2.69/lb

Aldi - Ground beef, 80% lean, $3.49/lb

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

Aldi - Kirkwood chicken breasts, 48 oz, $5.99

Aldi - Kirkwoof chicken tenderloins, 48 oz, $5.99

Aldi - Ground beef patties, 85% lean, 3 lb, $8.99

Aldi - Parkview jumbo franks, 15 oz, .99

Aldi - Parkview brats, 14 oz, $1.99

CC - Fresh split fryer breast, jumbo pack, $1.38/lb

CC - Pork picnic, $1.88/lb

CC - Whole John Morrell smoked picnics, $1.88/lb

CC - Trout fillets, $2.68/lb

CC - Ground chuck, family pack, $3.88/lb

CC - Boneless beef shoulder roast, $3.88/lb

CC - Valleydale Old Fashion hot dog, .99

CC - Eckrich jumbo hot dogs, $1.38

CC - Ball Park meat franks, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from 8/3 RP = $1.95

CC - Oscar Mayer variety pack, 16 oz, BOGO

CC - Bryan meat bologna, BOGO


Milk

Harris Teeter Skim Deluxe Milk, 64 oz, $1.25 – great price!

Harris Teeter chocolate milk, 64 oz, $1.25 – great price!

Kroger whole milk, gallon, $3.65 (better deal at Walgreens through 8/23 for $2.99/gallon)

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


Misc. Grocery

HT - House Autry cheese biscuit or cornbread mix, .99 - .50/1 coupon from 6/29 SS = FREE!

HT - Jif peanut butter 16 oz or Smucker’s jelly 32 oz
Sale: 4 for $6 (part of stock up sale, must buy 4 to get sale)
Coupon: .55/1 coupon from 8/10 RP
Total for 4 with no coupon = $1.50
Total for 4 with 3 of the .55/1 coupons = .67 each – very good price

HT dry beans, various, 16 oz., BOGO for .98 each

HT ketchup, 64 oz bottle, BOGO for $1.99 each

FL - Jif peanut butter, $2

Kroger - Ro-Tel tomatoes, 10 oz, $1.00 - .50/2 ibotta cash back offer

Kroger - Heinz ketchup, 38 oz., $1.99 - .50/1 coupon from 8/17 RP = $1.49

Aldi - Ketchup, 38 oz., $1.29

Aldi - White vinegar, 32 oz., .99

Aldi - Stonemill essentials, Salt, 26 oz., .39

Aldi - Baking soda, 16 oz, .49

Aldi - Yellow mustard, 20 oz, .69

Aldi - Clancy’s tortilla chips, 13 oz, $1.19 – very good deal

CC - Domino sugar, 4 lb, $1.69 - .75/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above (use 43201 zip code) = $1.31 each

CC - IGA pork & beans, 15 oz., .69

CC - IGA ketchup, 24 oz, .89

CC - Peter Pan peanut butter, 13 – 16.3 oz, $1.79

CC - IGA self rising flour, 5 lb bag, $1.65

CC - Welch’s grape jam or jelly, 32 oz, .99 - $1/2 coupon from 7/27 RP = .49 each – very good price

CC - IGA canned tomatoes, 14.5 oz, 2 for $1

CVS - Jif peanut butter, $2.00

CVS - Bumble Bee solid white albacore tuna in water, 5 oz., .88

WG - Nice sugar, 4 lb bag, $1.99 with in-ad coupon, limit 4

WG - Bumble Bee white chicken or chunk white tuna, 5 oz, .89 with in-ad coupon, limit 3

RA - Welch’s grape jelly 32 oz, 2 for $4 - $1/2 coupon from 7/27 RP = $1.50 each

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


Produce

HT - Minneola tangelos, 4 for $3 (.75 each)

HT - Black plums, $1.49/lb – 20% SavingStar cash back discount

HT - Strawberries, 1 lb, $1.66 – good price

HT - American salad mix, 11 oz, BOGO for $1.84

HT - Organic grape tomatoes, 10 oz., $1.99

HT - Pineapples, whole, BOGO for $2.49

FL - Green cabbage, .49.lb

FL - Green peppers, .69 each – good price

FL - Bartlett pears, .99/lb – good price

FL - Sweet onions, .99/lb

FL - Red seedless grapes, $1.49/lb

FL - Baby carrots, 1 lb bag, $1.49 (my buy price is $1 for baby carrots)

FL - Peaches, $1.69/lb (my buy price is $1/lb this time of year)

FL - Mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.69

FL - Hot house tomatoes, $1.69/lb

FL - White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.50

FL - Red Delicious apples, 3 lb bag, $3.49

LF - Green cabbage, .57/lb

LF - Cucumbers, .67 each

LF - Vine ripe tomatoes, $1.27/lb

LF - Roma tomatoes, $1.27/lb

LF - Cantaloupe, BOGO for $2.00

LF - Fresh Express organic salads, 5 oz, BOGO for $2.00

LF - Fresh Rewards e-offer: Organic baby carrots, 16 oz, BOGO for $1.00 – good deal

Kroger - Sweet corn, 3 for .99

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

Kroger - Yellow or zucchini squash, .99/lb

Kroger - Green beans or roma tomatoes, .99/lb

Kroger - Gala apples, $1.49/lb (my buy price for apples is $1/lb)

Kroger - Red, white, black seedless grapes, $1.69/lb

Kroger - Asparagus, $1.99/lb – good price

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

Kroger - Watermelon, whole, seedless, $2.99 - $2.99 – great price!

Kroger - Organic strawberries or blueberries, 6 – 16 oz, $2.50

Kroger - Organic Kale, $1.99/lb

Kroger - Organic white seedless grapes, $1.99/lb

Kroger - Simple Truth Organic salad blends, 5 – 7 oz, $2.50

Aldi - Avocados, .49 each – WOW! Great price!

Aldi - Spinach, 9 oz bag, .99 – great price

Aldi - Baby bella mushrooms, 8 oz, .99 – great price

Aldi - Sweet corn, 4 pack, $1.49

Aldi - Baking potatoes, 5 lb bag, $1.89

Aldi - Seedless watermelon, whole, $2.99 – great price

CC - Green cabbage, .45/lb

CC - Green bell peppers, .69 each

CC - Mangoes, $1 each

CC - Cucumbers, 2 for $1.09

CC - Broccoli crowns, $1.59/lb

CC - Fresh express romaine, $1.66

CC - White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.89


Non Food

HT - Angel Soft facial tissue, various, $1.00
Coupon: .50/1 coupon for soft packs from Smart Shopper coupons link above, $1/2 coupon from 8/10 RP
Total after .50 coupon = FREE!

HT - Colgate toothpaste, Cavity Protection and Sparkling White, 6.4 oz, $1.50 - .50/1 coupon from 8/10 SS (expires 8/23) = .50

CC - IGA bath tissue, 12 double rolls, $3.99

CC - IGA bleach, 128 oz, $1.25 – good price

CC - IGA paper towels, grab a size rolls, 6 count, $3.99

CVS - Sparkle paper towels, 8 pack, Quilted Northern bath tissue 9 pack, Angel Soft bath tissue 12 pack
Sale: $4.99
Coupons: .45/1 coupon for Angel Soft from 8/3 RP, .45/1 Quilted Northern coupon from 8/3 RP, $1/1 Sparkle coupon from 8/3 RP, $1/1 Sparkle coupon fro sparkletowels.com

WG - Perfection tampons, 8 pack, $1.49 - $1.49 Register Rewards = FREE after rewards!

WG - Colgate Select 360° Toothbrush or Optic White Toothpaste, 3.4 or 5 oz. or Mouthwash, 8 oz.
Sale: $3.99
RR: $3 Register Reward
Coupon: .50/1 toothpaste coupon from 8/10 SS
Total after coupon and reward = .49

WG - Reach toothbrush, Complete Care or Advanced Design, $2.99
RR: $2 register rewards
Coupon: .50/1 coupon from 8/17 SS
Total after coupon and rewards = .49
Sunny Smile paper towels 8 pack or bath tissue 16 rolls, $4.99 - $1 coupon from in-store coupon booklet = $3.99

RA - Reach soft or firm toothbrushes, 2 count
Sale: $3.00
+UP: $2.50 reward, limit 2
Coupon: .50/1 coupon from 8/17 SS
Total after reward and coupon = FREE!

 

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  • Kathy S. Aug 24, 2014

    4 boxes of cereal at Lowes Foods with the use of a .75 KFR coupon would be only $4 and you can get a free gallon of milk. Only select cereals though. I got the Kelloggs Raisin Bran Crunch and Mini Wheats.

    Kathy

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Aug 22, 2014

    observant - thanks for the additional deals!

  • observant Aug 22, 2014

    Walmart - corn from Virginia 4 ears/$1

    Just Save:
    Sanderson Farms Chicken legs or thighs $.97/lb
    4 lb russet potatoes $1.17
    Argentina Jumbo Shrimp $7.99/lb

    Oscar Meyer Wieners BOGO
    Bird's eye Voila BOGO Steak-Um Beef steaks BOGO ( says chicken or beef in ad - I do not buy these so I do not know if that is correct ) Mama Lucia meatballs BOGO ( 20 to 25.6 oz) (Many more BOGOs in ad )