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Just the Basics best weekly deals

Posted September 11, 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, Dollar General and Walgreen deals are valid through September 13, 2014.
These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through September 14, 2014.
These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi and Kroger deals are valid through September 16, 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 - Thomas’ English muffins, 6 count, BOGO for $1.49 each

HT bread, sandwich and old fashioned, 20 oz, .97

Kroger - Sara Lee Bread, 20 oz, $2.49 - $1 promo discount AND .55/1 coupon from 8/17 SS = .94 – very good deal

Kroger bread 20 oz select or buns, 8 count, $1.00

Aldi - Hot dog or hamburger buns, 12 oz, .89

LF - Thomas’ bagels, BOGO for $2.25

FL - Sara Lee Butter Bread, 20 oz, BOGO for $1.24 each

FL - Nature’s Own English Muffins, 12 oz, $1.50

DG - Clover Valley hot dog or hamburger buns, 8 count, $1.25


Dairy & Frozen

HT - Kraft cheese, 8 oz, BOGO for $1.94 each (my buy price is $1.50 or less)

HT deli sliced cheese, 6.67 – 8 oz., $2.00

HT - Green Giant Valley Fresh Steamers, 12 oz select, $1.67 each
Coupon: .60/3 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above
ZVR: .50/2 HT ZVR digital coupon
SavingStar: .50/2 SavingStar cash back offer
Total after coupon, ZVR and SavingStar = .93 each

HT - Bird’s Eye Steamfresh veggies, various, 10 – 12 oz, BOGO for $1.24 each

HT frozen fries, select, 24 – 32 oz, $1.67

HT - Bird’s Eye Voila, BOGO for $2.84 - $1/1 coupon from 7/27 SS = $1.84

HT frozen veggies, select, 32 oz, $2.00

HT - Bird’s Eye Ready Recipe frozen veggies, 14 – 16 oz, BOGO for $1.19 - $1 coupon from Smartsource.com (use zip code 01085) = .19

HT - New York garlic bread, BOGO for $1.57
Coupons: .40/1 coupon from 9/7 SS, .50/1 coupon
Total after .50/1 printable coupon = .57

Kroger frozen veggies, select, 10 – 12 oz, .88

Kroger cheese, select 12 – 16 oz, $3.00 (like paying $1.50 for the 8 oz if you buy the 16 oz for $3 – good deal)

Kroger sour cream, 16 oz, $1.25 – good deal

LF - Bird’s Eye Steamfresh veggies, 12 oz select, BOGO for $1.25

FL - Sargento Tasting cheese, 3.25 – 3.95 oz, $2 - .40/2 coupon from 6/22 SS

FL - Sargento cheese slices, $2.50 - .40/2 coupon from 8/24 SS

FL - Green Giant boxed veggies in sauce, 8 – 10 oz, 4 for $5 - $1/4 coupon from in-store kiosk = 4 for $4

CC - Morning Fresh Farms chunk cheese, 16 oz, $3.50 (like paying $1.75 for the 8 oz)


Drinks

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

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

HT orange juice, 59 oz, $2.00

HT orange juice, 128 oz, $3.97

HT - Tetley tea bags, 24 count, family size, BOGO for $1.29 - .75/1 coupon from 8/3 SS= FREE!

HT - Aquaball flavored water, 12 oz, .80 - .40/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link (use zip code 90210) = FREE!

HT - Old Orchard 100% juice blends, 64 oz, BOGO for $2 - .50 printable coupon from their website = $1.00

HT Apple Juice, 64 oz, BOGO for $1.39 each

HT - Pepsi 6 pack bottles, 4 for $9 ($2.25 each)

HT - Pepsi 12 pack cans, 4 for $11 ($2.75 each)

Kroger - Capri Sun, select, 10 count pouches, $2.49 - $1 promo discount AND $1/2 coupon from 8/3 RP = .99 each

Kroger - Pepsi 6 pack bottles, $2.00

Kroger - Pepsi, Coke or 7UP, 2 ltr bottles, $1 each when you buy 6 at the same time

Kroger - Gatorade or G2, .79 each when you buy 10 at the same time

Kroger - Big K sodas, 2 ltr, .67

LF - Tetley Tea, family size, 24 count, BOGO for $1.43 - .75/1 coupon from 8/3 SS (expires 9/15)

FL - Tropicana Twister, 59 oz, .99

FL - Lipton Tea family size bags, 24 count, 2 for $4
Add indicates that you save $2 more when you buy 2
Total after discount = 2 for $2 ($1 each)

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

FL - My essentials soda, 12 pack cans, $2.67

CC - Pepsi products, 2 ltr, .99

CC - Pepsi, 12 pack can or 6 pack bottles, 4 for $10 (good price for the 12-pack)

DG - Crush, Sierra Mist, Mtn. Dew Code Red, 2 ltr, $1.00

DG - Clover Valley Root Beer or Tahiti Pop soda, 2.5 ltr, $1.00

RA - Capri Sun, 10 pack pouches, 2 for $4
+UP: $1 +UP reward when you buy 2, limit 2 offers
Coupon: $1/2 coupon from 8/3 RP
Total after coupon and reward = 2 for $2 ($1 each)

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

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

CVS - Pepsi, 2 ltrs., 3 for $3, limit 3 (also part of the $10 cash card promo above)

CVS - 7UP, A&W, Canada Dry, Sunkist soda, 2 ltr bottles, 3 for $3, limit 3

CVS - Just the Basics bottle water, 24 count, $2.22

 

Eggs

Kroger large eggs, 18 count, $1.99

 

Meat

HT - Chicken leg quarters, value pack, .69/lb – good deal (.59/lb at Food Lion this week)

HT - Smithfield whole pork roast, Boston Butt, $1.97/lb

HT - Chicken breast, boneless, found at the meat counter, $1.99/lb (everyday price)

HT ground beef, 93% lean, $3.99/lb

HT - Ground turkey, 20.8 oz , $3.99

HT - Snow crab clusters, $6.99/lb

HT - Butterball fully cooked sausage links or patties, 10 oz, $2.50 - $1 printable coupon from their FB page when you join = $1.50

Kroger - Perdue split chicken breasts, $1.29/lb

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

Kroger - Boneless chuck roast, $3.49/lb

Kroger - Pork back ribs, $3.49/lb

Kroger - Pork Sale: 33% off various value packs including bone in center cut or assorted chops, country style ribs

Kroger - Snow Crab clusters, $5.99/lb

Kroger - Gwaltney Great Dogs, 16 oz or bologna, 12 oz, $1.00

Aldi - Ground beef, 73% lean, $2.79/lb

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

Aldi - Parkview smoked or cheddar brats, 14 oz, $2.49

Aldi - Parkview beef franks, 15 oz, $2.49

LF - Springer Mountain Farms Boneless breast or whole fryers, BOGO

LF - Boneless shoulder roast, $3.99/lb

LF - Argentine shrimp, BOGO for $7.00/lb

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

LF - Foster Farms chicken strips, chunks and wings, 24 – 28 oz, BOGO for $4.50

LF - Bar S meat franks, 12 oz, $1

LF - Oscar Mayer ham or turkey cold cuts, 16 oz, BOGO for $2.25

LF - The Philly Steaks, 21 oz, BOGO for $5.50

LF - Steak-umm chick patties, 32 oz, BOGOLF - Mama Lucia meatballs, 20 oz, BOGO
FL - Chicken leg quarters, 10 lb bag, .59/lb –very good price

FL - Ground turkey, 20 oz., $2.99

FL - Pork back ribs, $2.99/lb

FL - Chuck roast, boneless, $3.99/lb

FL - Tilapia fillets, $4.99/lb

Food Lion salmon side fillet, 16 oz package, $4.99

Food Lion sausage links, 12 oz, $2.99

FL - Nathan’s jumbo beef franks, 14 oz, $2.99

FL - Perdue chicken, select, 26 – 30 oz, $5.99 - $1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link = $4.99

FL - Jennie-O turkey burgers, 3 lb package, $7.99 - .75/1 coupon from www.jennieo.com/coupons recently = $7.24

CC - Drumsticks, wings and thighs combo pack, $1.38/lb

CC - Whole boneless pork loin, $2.18/lb

CC - Boston butt pork roast, $2.18/lb

CC - Half boneless pork loin, $2.38/lb

CC - End cut pork chops, boneless, $2.98/lb

CC - Center cut pork chops, boneless, $3.28/lb

CC - Carolina Pride roll pork sausage, 16 oz, $1.66

CC - Jamestown pork sausage, 16 oz, $1.69CC - Smithfield lunch meat, 10 oz, $2.29

CC - Smithfield bacon, 12 oz, $3 - $2/2 coupon from 8/17 SS = $2 each

 

Misc. Grocery

HT - Crisco vegetable oil, 48 oz, $2.79

HT - Margaret Homes canned veggies, select, $1.00

HT - Hanover baked beans, various, 28 oz, BOGO for $1.09 each

HT Ketchup, 20 oz, $1.00

HT - HT chunk light tuna, 5 oz, .75 each

HT green beans, 14.5 oz. can, .77

HT - Campbell’s condensed chicken noodle and tomato soups, .80 each
Coupon: $1/5 printable coupon from their website, .40/4 from 9/7 SS
Total after coupon = .60 each

HT black or kidney beans, 15.5 oz. can, .50

Kroger - General Mills cereal, select or Capn Cunch or Life cereal, $2.49 - $1 promo discount
Coupons: $1.10/2 coupon from Pillsbury.com, $1/2 coupon from 8/17 or 8/3 SS, .50/1 coupon for Honey Nut Cheerios from Smart Shopper coupons link above
SavingStar: .75/1 Savingstar cash back offer for Cocoa Puffs and .50/1 Savingstar cash back offer for Honey Nut Cheerios
Total for 2 Cocoa Puffs after $1.10/2 coupon and .75/1 SavingStar offer = .56 each

Kroger beans, or canned tomatoes, select, 2 for $1

Aldi - Burman’s deli mustard, 12 oz, .99

Aldi - Chili with beans, 15 oz can, $1.19

Aldi - Burman’s ketchup, 38 oz, $1.29

LF - Van Camp’s baked beans, 15 oz, .89

LF - Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, in water, 5 oz, .89

LF - Kraft mayo or Miracle Whip, 30 oz, BOGO for $2.85 - .75/1 coupon from 8/17 SS = $1.35

LF - Peter Pan peanut butter, 13 – 16.3 oz, $2

Lowes Foods olive oil, 17 oz, BOGO for $3.50 each

FL - General Mills Cinnamon Toast Crunch or Cheerios, 12 – 14 oz, select
Sale: 2 for $4
Coupon: $1/2 coupon from 8/3 SS (expires 9/13), $1/3 coupon from 8/24 SS, $1/2 coupon from 8/17 SS, $1.10/2 coupon from Pillsbury.com, $1/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above

FL - Jif peanut butter, 16 oz, $2.00

FL - Del Monte canned veggies, select, $1.00

FL - Campbell’s condensed soups, select, 4 for $5 - $1/5 printable coupon FL - Chicken of the Sea chunk light tuna, 5 oz can in water or oil, .79

CC - Libby’s canned vegetables, select, .58 - $1/4 coupon from 8/24 RP = .33 each – a very good deal!

DG - Clover Valley ketchup, 24 oz., $1.00

RA - Campbell’s soup including tomato, chicken noodle, cream or condensed, 10 – 10.75 oz - $1/5 printable coupons from campbellskitchen.com

WG - Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, 5 oz., .79 with in-ad coupon

WG - Chicken of the Sea pink salmon, 14.75 oz., $1.99 with in-ad coupon

CVS - Post Honey Bunches of Oats, Cocoa or Fruity Pebbles
Sale: BOGO
Coupon: $1/2 printable coupon

CVS - Cheerios, 11.25 – 13.1 oz, $1.88
Coupons: $1/2 coupon from 8/24 or 8/3 SS
Total after coupon = $1.38 each

CVS - Bumble Bee canned tuna, 5 oz, .96, limit 10

 

Produce

HT - Green cabbage, .39/lb

HT - Sweet corn, .40 each

HT - Cucumbers, .69 each

HT - Kale, .79/lb

HT - Peaches, Eastern, .79/lb – good deal!

HT - Green peppers, .89 each

HT - Carrots, 32 oz bag, .97 (Everyday low price)

HT - Acorn, butternut or spaghetti squash, .99/lb

HT - Mangoes, $1 each

HT - Broccoli crowns, $1.49/lb

HT - Cantaloupe, $1.50 – good deal

HT - Fresh Express Italian Salad Blend or Hearts of Romaine, 9 oz, BOGO for $1.74 each

HT - Mushrooms, 16 oz, $2.47 (Everyday low price)

HT - Baking potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.00

HT - Red Delicious apples, 5 lb bag, $4.97

HT - Organic green onions, .79

HT - Organic carrots, 1 lb, .99

HT - Organic baby carrots, 1 lb, $1.50

HT - Organic strawberries, 1 lb, $3.50

Kroger - Raspberries, 6 oz, .99 – great deal!

Kroger - Avocados, .99 each

Kroger - Gala, red or golden delicious apples, .99/lb – good deal

Kroger - Yellow onions, .99/lb

Kroger - Bartlett pears, .99/lb

Kroger - Roma tomatoes, .99/lb

Kroger - Organic gala apples, $1.49/lb

Kroger - Organic Bartlett pears, $1.49/lb

Kroger - Organic Kale, $1.99/bunch

Aldi - Green peppers, 3 pack, .99 – great deal

Aldi - Baby carrots, 1 lb bag, .69 – great deal

Aldi - Red onions, 2 lb bag, .99 – very good deal

Aldi - Tomatoes, 3 pack, .99

Aldi - Portabella mushroom caps, 8 oz, $1.29 – very good deal

Aldi - Baking potatoes, 5 lb bag, $1.69 – very good deal

LF - Green cabbage, .49/lb

LF - Gala apples, 5 lb tote, .98/lb

LF - Green snap peas, $1.49/lb

LF - Red or green leaf lettuce, $1.69 each

LF - Onions, 3 lb bag, $2

LF - NC Grown muscadines, $2 per pint

LF - Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.50

FL - Green cabbage, .49/lb

FL - Hass avocados, $1.29 each

FL - Baby carrots, 1 lb, $1.29

FL - Red vine cluster tomatoes, $1.49/lb

FL - Red seedless grapes, $1.49/lb

FL - Yellow or zucchini squash, $1.49/lb

FL - Red, green or romaine lettuce, $1.49 each

FL - Yelolw onions, 3 lb bag, $1.87

FL - White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.50

CC - Limes, 4 for $1

CC - Green onions, .39 each bunch

CC - Snap green beans, $1.29/lb

CC - Fresh Express romaine or green and crisp salads, select, $1.66

CC - Yellow onions, 3 lb bag, $2.19

CC - Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.49
 

Non Food

HT - Speed Stick Gear deodorant, 2.7 oz, $3.50 - $1.50/1 coupon from 8/24 SS (exp. 9/13) AND $1.50/1 HT ZVR digital coupon = .50

Kroger - Pantene Pro0V shampoo or conditioner or stylers, $3.49 - $1 promo discount AND $2/1 coupon for the stylers from 8/31 PG = .49 – very good deal

Kroger - Speed Stick or Lady Speed Stick, $1.99 - $1 promo discount = .99

FL - My essentials liquid bleach, 128 oz, $1.69

CC - Purex liquid laundry detergent, 100 oz., Mtn. Breeze with bleach variety, $1.98 (like paying .99 for the 50 ounce – great deal!)

CC - Marcal Small Steps paper towels, 8 rolls, $2.99 - $1/1 coupon from 8/17 RP = $1.99 – good deal

CC - Xtra laundry detergent, 75 oz., $2.50

DG - XTRA laundry detergent, 144 oz., $3.95 (like paying $1.37 for the 50 oz – a good deal)

RA - Listerine Floss 30 – 55 yards or Flossers, 8 count
Sale: $2.99
+UP: $1 +UP reward, limit 2
Coupon: $1 coupon from 9/7 RP
Total after coupon and reward = .99

RA - Suave shampoo or conditioner, 22.5 – 30 oz (big bottle) or body wash, 12 – 18 oz.
Sale: 2 for $3
+UP: $1 +UP when you buy 2
Total after reward = 2 for $1 ($1 each)

RA - Clear Scalp and Hair Therapy shampoo or conditioner, select 12.7 – 12.9 oz.
Sale: $5.00
+UP: $2.00 +UP when you buy 1, limit 4 offers
Coupon: $1.50/1 coupon from 8/24 RP
Total after reward and coupon = $1.50

WG - Garnier Fructis shampoo or conditioner 10.2 or 13 oz, select stylers
Sale: 2 for $6
BR: 3000 reward points when you spend $15
Coupon: possible $2 coupon from 9/7 RP

WG - Kleenex facial tissue, BOGO - .50/3 coupon from 8/10 SS

WG - Nivea for Men skin are or shave gel, select, 2 for $7
RR: $2 Register Reward when you buy 2
Coupon: $1.50 off Nivea men body lotion coupon (if included) from 8/10 RP (expires 9/7), $1 off shave gel coupon possibly in 9/7 RP, $2/1 Nivea men face care product possibly in 9/7 RP
Total after 2 of the $2 coupons (if we get them here) and $2 RR = 2 for $1 (.50 each – great deal)

WG - Herbal Essences or Old Spice body wash, 15.8 – 18 oz
Sale: 2 for $7
BR: 2000 reward points when you buy 2
Coupon: $1/1 Herbal Essences coupon from 8/17 SS, $1/2 Old Spice coupon from 8/31 PG
Total after 2 of the $1/1 coupons and reward = 2 for $3 ($1.50 each)

WG - Sunny Smile bath tissue, 16 rolls or paper towels 8 rolls, $3.99 - $1 coupon from monthly coupon book in stores = $2.99

WG - Crest Sensi toothpaste or mouthwash 16.9 oz
Sale: 3 for $10
RR: $4 Register Reward when you buy 3
Coupons: $1.50 rinse coupon from 8/31 PG, $1 toothpaste coupon from 8/31 PG
Total after 3 of the $1.50/1 coupons and reward = 3 for $1.50 (.50 each)

CVS - Purex laundry detergent, 24 – 33 loads, Ultrapacks 18 count, Crystals, 18.5 oz
Sale: 2 for $6
Extrabucks: $2 reward when you buy 2
Total after reward = 2 for $4 – good deal

 

 

 

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