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Just the Basics best weekly deals

Posted December 12, 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 links for the printable coupons mentioned in the deals below can be found in the box to the left.

Sale Dates

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Kroger deals are valid through December 14, 2013.
These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through December 15, 2013.
These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion and Aldi deals are valid through December 17, 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!

Milk

Kroger - Milk, 1 gallon, $2.99 – good price

 

Eggs

Aldi - Eggs, 1 dozen, $1.29, limit 6 per customer

 

Bread

HT - Pepperidge Farm swirl breads, $2.50 - $1/2 coupon from 11/3 SS

HT - Thomas’ or Arnold thins rolls, BOGO for $1.95

Harris Teeter thin or old fashioned bread, 20 oz, .99

Aldi - Brown and serve rolls, 12 oz, .99

LF - Thomas’ Bagels, 6 count, BOGO for $2.25

Kroger - Thomas’ English Muffins, BOGO


Dairy & Frozen

Harris Teeter sour cream, 16 oz, BOGO for .95 each

Philadelphia cream cheese, 8 oz brick, BOGO for $1.28

Sargento shredded cheese, BOGO for $1.87

Harris Teeter chunk cheese, 16 oz, $3.50

HT - Bird’s Eye Steamfresh veggies, various, BOGO for .97 to $1.25

HT - Green Giant Steamers, BOGO for $1.50 - .60/3 coupons from 11/17 and 10/27 SS

Aldi - Cream cheese brick, 8 oz, .89 - good price

Aldi - Butter quarters, 16 oz, $1.69 - great price!

Lowes Foods butter, 16 oz quarters, $2.50 (my buy price is $2 or less)

LF - Bird’s Eye Steamfresh veggies including peas, corn, cut green beans, mixed veggies,
broccoli cuts or select rice, $1.00

LF - Green Giant veggies, boxed frozen, $1.00

LF - PictSweet deluxe vegetables, 24 oz, BOGO for $2.20

LF - Margaritaville Foods frozen seafood, BOGO for $4.50 - $1 printable coupon from their website = $3.50

FL - Green Giant frozen boxed veggies, .99

FL - My essentials frozen vegetables, 32 oz, $1.97

FL - Gorton’s fish sticks or fillets, 18.2 – 19 oz, 2 for $6 - $1/2 coupon from in-store coupon kiosk = 2 for $5

FL - My essentials sour cream, 16 oz, $1.47

FL - My essentials butter quarters, 16 oz, $2 – good price

CC - Daisy sour cream, 8 oz, BOGO

CC - Heluva Good Dip, 12 oz, $1.57 - .50 coupon from heluvagood.com = $1.07

Kroger - Land O Lakes butter, 1 oz quarters, $2.50 (my buy price is $2 or less)

Kroger cream cheese, 8 oz brick, $1 - good price


Meat

HT - Chicken drumsticks or thighs, .99/lb

Harris Teeter half spiral sliced ham, $1.69/lb

HT - Boneless chicken breast, BOGO for $2.49/lb (you can buy boneless chicken breast at the
HT meat counter for $1.99/lb every day of the week)

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

HT - Ground turkey, 20.80 oz package, $3.99

Harris Teeter whole eye of round, $3.97/lb

HT - Oscar Mayer bologna, 6 – 16 oz., BOGO for $1.40 and up

HT - Smithfield bacon, 12 – 16 oz, BOGO for $3.50 - $1/2 coupon from 12/8 SS = $3 each

HT - Snow crab clusters, $5.99/lb

Aldi - Smoked ham shank portion, .99/lb

Aldi - Smoked ham butt portion, $1.19/lb

Aldi - Spiral sliced half ham, $1.49/lb

Aldi - Specially selected spiral cut double glazed brown sugar ham with glaze packet, $1.99/lb

Aldi - Pork sausage roll, 16 oz, $2.49

Aldi - Boneless turkey breast, 48 oz, $7.99

LF - Chicken leg quarters, .79/lb sold in a 10 lb bag

LF - Gwaltney spiral sliced ham, brown sugar, whole or half honey, $1.37/lb with additional
$25 purchase - good deal if you plan to spend $25 there this week

LF - Boneless sirloin tip roast, $2.89/lb

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

LF - Argentine raw shrimp, $5.99/lb

FL - My essentials shank portion ham, limit 2, .77/lb

FL - Smithfield shank portion ham, .99/lb

FL - My essentials spiral sliced half ham, limit 2, $1.47/lb – good price

FL - Turkey breast, frozen, $1.59/lb

FL - Smithfield spiral ham, $1.89/lb - $1 coupon from 11/17 SS

FL - Boneless chicken breast, value pack, $1.99/lb

FL - Chuck roast, boneless, $2.99/lb

FL - Boneless sirloin steaks, value pack, $4.99/lb

FL - Leg of Lamb, whole, semi boneless, $5.99/lb

Food Lion shrimp, frozen, BOGO

FL - Nathan’s beef franks, 14 oz, BOGO

CC - Pork picnic, $1.58/lb

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

CC - Country style pork ribs, $2.18/lb

CC - Boneless chicken breast fillets, $2.28/lb

CC - Center cut pork chops, $2.58/lb

CC- New York Strip Steak, $4.98/lb

CC - Trout fillets, $2.88/lb

CC - Hillshire Farms sausage, 13 – 14 oz, $2.50 - .75/2 coupon from 11/17 RP

CC - Flanders beef patties, 4 lb frozen, $4.99

Kroger - Tyson split chicken breasts, drumsticks, thighs, .99/lb – good price

Kroger - Gwaltney spiral sliced ham, half ham, $1.49/lb, limit 1

Kroger - Cumberland Gap whole semi boneless ham, $1.99/lb

Kroger - Cumberland Gap boneless ham, $2.49/lb

Kroger - Boneless pork chops, value pack, $2.99/lb

Kroger - Ground chuck, 80% lean, value pack, $2.99/lb

Kroger - Bone in strip steaks, $5.99/lb

Kroger - Snow crab clusters, $5.99/lb


Misc. Grocery

HT - Libby’s canned veggies, 14.5 oz., Buy 2 Get 3 Free, regular price is $1.19 - $1/4 printable coupon = .27 each!

HT - Campbell’s cream of chicken or mushroom soup, BOGO for .75 each - .40/4 coupon from 11/3 SS or $1/5 printable coupon from Campbellskitchen.com


HT - Domino sugar, 4 lb, $2 - .40 coupon from 11/3 RP = $1.20

HT - Kellogg’s cereal including Apple Jacks, Corn Pops or Froot Loops, BOGO for $1.89 to $1.99 - $1/2 Froot Loops coupon and $1/3 cereal printable coupon from Kelloggs.com

HT - Skippy peanut butter, 16.3 oz., $2.50 - $1 coupon from 11/17 SS or .55/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently or .55/1 coupon from All You Magazine December = $1.40 to $1.50 depending on the coupon you have

HT - Ritz Crackers, BOGO for $1.80 - $1/3 coupon from 11/10 SS

HT - Gold Medal flour, 5 lb, $2.29

HT - Chex Mix, BOGO for $1.43 each
Coupons: .60/1 printable coupon from Pillsbury.com, .50/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link, .50/2 coupons from 11/24 and 10/27 SS
ZVR: .50/1 HT ZVR digital e-coupon
Total after .60 coupon and ZVR = FREE!
SavingStar: There is also a .50/1 SavingStar.com coupon available

Aldi - All purpose flour, 5 lb bag, $1.39

Aldi - Sugar, 4 lb, $1.49

Aldi - Yams, 29 oz canned, $1.29

Aldi - Corn, canned, .49

Aldi - Cranberry sauce, 14 oz can, .89

Aldi - Boxed mashed potatoes, 4 oz, .69

Aldi - Boxed stuffing mix, 6 oz., .69

Aldi - Sweetened condensed milk, 14 oz, $1.19

Aldi - Evaporated milk, 12 oz, .69

LF - Barilla pasta, $1 - $1/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above (found on zip code 19606) = .50 each

Lowes Foods canned vegetables, .69 each

Lowes Foods pasta, various, 16 oz, $1.00

LF - General Mills cereals, various, including Honey Nut Cheerios
Sale: $2.50
Coupons: .60/1 Honey Nut Cheerios coupon from Pillsbury.com, .50/1 SavingStar.com e-coupon

LF - Keebler Zesta crackers, 11 – 16 oz, BOGO for $1.75

FL - My essentials canned vegetables, 2 for $1.00

FL - Campbell’s chicken noodle or tomato soup, 10.75 oz, .79 - .40/4 coupon from 11/3 SS

Food Lion canned fruit, 15 – 15.25 oz., $1.00

FL - Domino sugar, 4 lb, $2.29 - .40/1 coupon from 11/3 RP

FL - King Arthur Flour, 5 lb, $3.99

CC - Hunt’s ketchup, 24 oz, $1

Kroger sugar, 4 lb, $1.99

Kroger - Gold Medal flour, 5 lbs. $2
CVS - General Mills cereal, 8.9 – 14 oz, Nature Valley or General Mills bars, 5 – 12 count
Sale: 3 for $9
Extrabucks: $3 reward when you buy 3
Coupons: .60/1 Cookie Crisp coupon from Pillsbury.com, $1.10/2 coupon from Pillsbury.com, .60/1 Honey Nut Cheerios coupon from Pillsbury.com, $1/2 Chex coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, .50/1 Cookie Crisp coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, $1/3 cereal coupon from 11/10 SS, .50/2 coupon from 10/27 SS
SavingStar: There are also various SavingStar.com e-coupons for Cookie Crisp and Chex

CVS - Kellogg’s cereal, select, Pop Tarts, Rice Krispies Treats
Sale: $1.99
Coupon: Various coupons on Kelloggs.com, $1/3 cereal coupon from 11/3 RP

RA - Kellogg’s cereal various, Pop Tarts, Rice Kripsies Treats, BOGO
Coupons: Various coupons from Kelloggs.com, $1/2 Rice Krispies coupon from 11/24 RP, $1/3 cereal coupon from 11/3 RP

WG - Nice seasonings, .79 with in-ad coupon

WG - Progresso soup, 2 for $2.50 - .50/2 coupon from 12/8 SS, 11/10, 10/20 inserts = 2 for $2

WG - General Mills cereal, select 10.7 – 13 oz, $1.88
Coupons: .60/1 Cookie Crisp coupon from Pillsbury.com, $1.10/2 coupon from Pillsbury.com, .60/1 Honey Nut Cheerios coupon from Pillsbury.com, $1/2 Chex coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, .50/1 Cookie Crisp coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, $1/3 cereal coupon from 11/10 SS, .50/2 coupon from 10/27 SS
SavingStar: There are also various SavingStar.com e-coupons for Cookie Crisp and Chex

WG - Hunt’s tomatoes sauce, 8 oz, 4 for $1 with in-ad coupon

WG - Lindsay olives, 5 or 6 oz, .99 - $1/2 printable coupon when you sign up on their website = .49 each

WG - Van Camps pork and beans 15 oz or Butter ball chicken broth 14.5 oz, 2 for $1 with in-ad coupon

WG - Campbell’s soup, tomato or chicken soup, .75 with in-ad coupon - $1/5 printable coupon from their campbellskitchen.com or .40/4 coupon from 11/3 SS = .55 each with $1/5 coupon

WG - Nice canned mandarin oranges 11 oz, vegetables 14.5 – 15.25, .59 with in-ad coupon


Produce

HT - Sweet potatoes from NC, .89/lb

HT - Gala Apples, .99/lb

HT - Anjou pears, .99/lb - good deal

HT - Fresh Express salad mixes, various 9 – 12 oz, Buy 1 and Get 2 Free, regular price is $2.99 making the sale price .98 each - a very good deal

HT - Organic avocados, $1.50

HT - Blackberries, 6 oz., BOGO for $1.99

HT - Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.50

HT - Clementines, 5 lb box, $4.99

Aldi - Cucumbers, .39 each

Aldi - Avocados, .59 each

Aldi - Baby carrots, 16 oz., .69

Aldi - Spinach, 9 oz bag, .99

Aldi - Grape tomatoes, pint, .99

Aldi - Green peppers, 3 pack, $1.19

LF - Green cabbage, .59/lb

LF - Red grapefruit, .79 each

LF - Grape tomatoes, 1 pint, $1.98

LF - Fresh Express salads, various, $1.98

LF - Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $1.98

LF - Navel oranges, 4 lb bag, $2.98

LF - White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.49

FL - Mangoes, .89 each

FL - Iceberg lettuce, .99 each

FL - Sweet onions, .99/lb

FL - Roma tomatoes, $1.39/lb

FL - Zucchini or yellow squash, $1.39/lb – decent price for this time of year – time for more
homemade veggie soup!

FL - Whole or sliced baby Portobello mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.99

FL - Cantaloupe, $2.00

FL - Red delicious apples, 3 lb bag, $2.49 – good deal

FL - Navel oranges, 4 lb bag, $2.99

FL - Yukon Gold potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

CC - Green Cabbage, .54/lb

CC - Avocados, $1 each

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

CC - Mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.69

CC - Grape tomatoes, pint, $1.99

CC - Yellow onions, 3 lb bag, $1.99

CC - Red potatoes, 5 lb, $2.89

Kroger - Apples, various, .99/lb

Kroger - Broccoli, 2 for $3

Kroger onions, 3 lb bag, $1.69

Kroger - Organic onions, 3 lb bag, $2.99

Kroger - Organic apples, 3 lb bag, $3.99

Kroger - Clementines, 3 lb bag, $3.99

Kroger - Organic tangerines, 3 lb bag, $3.99 – good price for organic

Kroger russet potatoes, 8 lb bag, $3.99

 

Drinks

HT - Coke 6 pack bottles, Buy 2 Get 3 Free, regular price is $4.69 = $1.88 each when you buy 5
Limit 10

HT - Hawaiian Gold coffee, 10 oz, BOGO for $3.99

HT - Dunkin Donuts of Folgers coffee, 12 oz or 12 count, $5.99 - $1.50/2 Dunkin Donuts coupon from 10/27 RP for the 11 oz or larger package, .25/1 Folgers coupon from 11/3 RP

Harris Teeter water, 24 pack, $2.00

Harris Teeter soda, 2 ltr, .80

LF - Buy 2 Get 1 Free coffee or tea k-cups, lowest price item will be credited at register. Check Smart Shopper coupons link above, SmartSource.com and 12/8 SS for a number of k-cup coupons

LF - Old Orchard 100% apple juice, $2.50 - $1/2 coupon from 11/3 SS = $2 each

FL - My essentials orange juice, 128 oz, $3.49 – good price

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

FL - Pepsi products, 2 ltrs., .99

CC - IGA orange juice, 64 oz, $1.48 – good price

CC - Pepsi products, 2 ltr, .89

CC - IGA tea bags, 100 count, $1.50

CC - IGA soft drinks, 12 pack cans, $2.50

Kroger - Coke, Pepsi, 7UP, Buy 4 Get 2 Free = $1 each when you buy 6 at the same time
Coupons: .75/1 coupon for 7UP TEN from 11/17 SS, .55/2 coupon for 7UP from 11/17 SS
Total after .75 coupon = .25 (if your Kroger carries the 7UP Ten)

Kroger - Various drinks: Buy 6 and Get 3 free. Mix and Match including Vitaminwater, Select Varieties 20 oz, Smartwater Sportcap 700 ml and Honest Organic Tea, 16.9 oz. All items must be purchased in the same transaction with Card. Limit 5 rewards. Sale Price $1.00 each with Card. Offer valid Sunday, December 1 - Saturday, December 14, 2013.

Kroger - Maxwell House coffee 28 – 31 oz, Green Mtn or Donut House k-cups 12 count
Sale: $4.99 each when you buy 2 at the same time
Coupons: $1 Green Mtn coupon from SmartSource.com, $1 Maxwell House coupon from 11/17 SS
Total after 2 coupons = $3.99 each

CVS - Folgers Gourmet K-cups, 12 count, $5.99
Extrabucks: $1 reward
Coupon: $1 coupon from 10/13 RP
Total after coupon and reward = $3.99

CVS - Gold Emblem Ginger Ale, 2 ltr, .77

WG - Maxwell House, 29.3 or 30.6
Sale: $6.99
Store coupon: $1 coupon from in-store monthly coupon book
Coupon: $1 coupon from 11/17 SS
Total after both coupons = $4.99

WG - Swiss Miss hot cocoa, 6 pack, .99 - .50/2 from 11/10 SS = .74 each


 


 

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  • losltp Dec 12, 2013

    Kroger Butter rang up $1.99 a lb. package Monday ( I double checked my receipt to make sure and it was Monday Dec. 9th,2013).
    It was North Point Durham store next to PetSmart .