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Just the Basics best weekly deals

Posted October 2, 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 each week!

Sale Dates

CVS, Rite Aid, and Walgreen and Dollar General deals are valid through October 4, 2014.
These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through October 5, 2014.
These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi and Kroger deals are valid through October 7, 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 - Arnold sliced bread, 24 oz., BOGO for $1.74 each - $1/2 coupon from 9/7 SS = $1.24 each

HT tortillas, 8 - 10 count, BOGO for .74 to .99 (good price and these freeze well)

HT hot dog buns, 8 count, .97

LF - Thomas’ English muffins, Buy 1 get 1 for a penny, makes it $2.10 each


Dairy & Frozen

HT sour cream, 8 oz., .80

HT – Sargento shredded cheese, 8 oz, BOGO for $1.82 each

Harris Teeter cream cheese bar, 8 oz, BOGO for .98 (this is a very good price – check the dates and stock up for holiday baking at this price)

HT - Bird’s Eye Steamfresh broccoli cuts, peas, mixed veggies, 10.8 oz, BOGO for .82 each

HT Traders mac & Cheese with broccoli , 16 oz., BOGO for $2.99

HT Traders mac and cheese, 32 oz, BOGO for $3.49

FL - My essentials frozen veggies, 32 oz, $2.08

FL - Bird’s Eye Voila dinners, 21 -22 oz, $3.49 - $1/1 coupon from 7/27 SS = $2.49

LF - Bird’s Eye Voila, Buy 1 get 1 for a penny, makes it $2.75 each - $1/1 coupon from 7/27 SS = $1.75 each – good deal

LF - Cabot cheese, 6 – 8 oz, $2.50 - $1/2 coupon from commonkindness.com = $2 each

Lowes Food vegetables, frozen, 14 – 16 oz, $1.25

LF - Blue Bonnet spread, 16 oz, $1.00

Lowes Foods sour cream, 16 oz, $1.50

Kroger cheese, 12 – 16 oz, $3.50

Kroger - Minute Maid orange juice, 59 oz, $2.29

CC - Kraft American cheese singles, 16 oz., $1.98

WG - Nice sweet cream butter, 16 oz., 2 for $6


Drinks

HT - E-Vic Deals: Simply orange juice, 59 oz, $2.47, limit 2

HT Traders coffee, 12 oz, select, BOGO for $3.99 each

HT French Roast Coffee, 11.5 oz brick, $2.50
HT - Northland 100% cranberry juice and blends, 64 oz, BOGO for $2.29 each

HT cola and Diet cola, 12 pack cans, various, $2.00

HT - Old Orchard 100% apple juice, 64 oz, BOGO for $1.74 each - .50/1 from oldorchard.com = .74

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

FL - Coke products, 6 pack bottles, 5 for $10

LF - Eight O Clock coffee, 12 oz, BOGO for $3.40 each
Coupons: $2/2 coupon from 9/21 SS
Total after coupon = $2.40 each

LF - Pizzazz soft drinks, 2 ltr., .88 each

LF - Pepsi products, 2 ltr, Buy 1 get 1 for a penny, makes it $1 each

Kroger - Dunkin Donuts coffee 11 – 12 oz, Gevalia coffee, 11- 12 oz, Green Mtn or Folgers k-cups 12 count
Sale: $5.99 when you buy 3 at the same time
Coupon: $1.50/1 Dunkin Donuts coupon from 9/28 RP

Kroger - Pepsi, 6 pack bottles, $1.99 each when you buy 2 at the same time

Kroger - Capri Sun 10 pack, $2 each - $1/2 Kroger digital coupon = 2 for $3

Kroger - Coke, Pepsi, 7UP sodas, 2 ltr, $1.00 each when you buy 6 at the same time

Kroger - Big K sodas, 2 ltr, Buy 3 Get 1 Free = .67 each when you buy 4 at the same time

CC - Donald Duck orange Juice, 59 oz, $1.69 – good price for OJ

CC - Powerade, 32 oz bottle, .59

CC - Coke products, 6 pack bottles, $2.00

CVS - Pepsi, 2 ltr, 3 for $3 when you buy 3 at the same time

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

CVS - Pepsi 12 pack cans, 3 for $10 - $2 Extrabucks reward when you buy 3 = 3 for $8 after reward ($2.66 each)

WG - Nice orange juice, 59 oz, 2 for $4

DG: Coke, Diet Coke or Sprite, 2 lts, 3 for $3 (must buy 3 to get sale price)
 


Eggs

Kroger Large Eggs, 18 count, $1.99

WG - Eggs, 1 dozen, 2 for $2.50 (make sis $1.25 per dozen – a decent deal)


Meat

HT - Perdue Oven Stuffer Roaster Chicken, $1.49/lb

HT chicken breast or tenders, frozen, 2.5 lbs, BOGO for $5.49 ($2.19/lb)

HT - Smithfield pork tenderloin, BOGO for $3.15/lb

HT - Cod fillets, BOGO for $4.99/lb

HT fresh foods market meats and cheese, pre-sliced
Sale: Buy 2 Get 3 Free (regular price is $4.99 each)
Total when you buy 5 = $9.98 ($1.99 each – good price)

HT - Hillshire Farm rope sausage, 13 – 14 oz, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link

HT turkey meatballs, fully cooked, 12 oz, $3.00

HT - Perdue frozen fully cooked chicken including various chunks, popcorn chicken, chicken strips, grilled strips, nuggets, Simply Smart , 22 – 26 oz, BOGO for $4.49 - $4.79
Coupon: $2 coupon from Smart Shopper link when you use zip code 77477, $1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link
Total after $2 coupon = $2.49 – good deal

HT - Oscar Mayer bacon, 16 oz, BOGO for $3.64 each

HT - Ball Park meat franks, Buy 2 Get 3 Free = 5 for $7.78 ($1.55 each)

HT - Butterball Smoked Turkey Sausage, 14 oz., $2.50 - .75/1 coupon from All You Magazine September or http://www.butterball.com/coupons

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

FL - Chicken thighs, boneless, skinless, $2.49/lb

FL - Pork chops, assorted, bone in, $2.79/lb

FL - Center cut pork chops, bone in, $2.99/lb

Food Lion meatballs, 14 oz, $2.99

FL - Ground turkey, 20 oz., $3.49

FL - Cod fillets, $5.99/lb

Food Lion Arrowtooth Flounder or Whiting, 32 oz package, $5.99

FL - Boneless NY strip steak, $7.99/lb

FL - Hillshire Farm smoked sausage, 13 – 14 oz, $2.99 - .55/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link

LF - Perdue boneless chicken breast, Buy 1 get 1 for a penny, makes it $3/lb

LF - Ground sirloin, 90 % lean, 1 lb chub, Buy 1 Get 1 for a penny, makes it $3.50/lb

LF - Jumbo raw shrimp, Buy 1 Get 1 for a penny

LF - Steak-Umm steaks, 9 oz., Buy 1 get 1 for a penny, makes it $3 each

Kroger - Pork shoulder roast, bone-in, $1.99/lb

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

Kroger - Tilapia or Cod fillets, $5.99/lb

Kroger - Whole boneless NY strip, $5.99/lb

Kroger - Bar-S franks or bologna, 16 oz., $1.00

Kroger - Butter ball turkey bacon or sausage, select, $1.99
Coupons: .75/1 sausage and bacon coupons from All You Magazine, September, .75/1 coupon from butterball.com

Kroger - Hillshire Farm smoked sausage, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link

Kroger - Aberdeen Farms bacon, 16 oz., $2.50

Aldi - Kirkwood ground turkey, 16 oz, $1.69

Aldi - Pork chops, assorted, $2.89/lb

Aldi - Ground beef chub, 85% lean, $2.99

Aldi - Ground beef, 80% lean, $3.89/lb

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

CC - Boston Butt pork roast, $1.98/lb

CC - Pork shoulder blade steaks, $2.18/lb

CC - Pork spare ribs, family pack, $2.18/lb

CC - Catfish nuggets, $2.58/lb

CC - Ground beef, family pack, (lean & not listed), $2.88/lb

CC - Gwaltney lunch meat, select, 6 oz., .89

CC - Gwaltney great dogs or bologna , 16 oz, $1.39

Carlie C’s bulk sausage, $2.18/lb

CC - Gwaltney bacon, 12 oz, $2.59

CC - Oscar Mayer shaved lunchmeat, 1 lb, $3.99

CC - Smithfield black forest ham from the deli, $3.99/lb

CC - Flanders beef patties, 2 lbs, frozen, $3.99

CC - Steak-umms sandwich steaks, 9 oz., BOGO

WG - Butterball turkey bacon, 6 oz.
Sale; 2 for $2.50
Coupon: .75/1 coupon from All You Magazine September, .75/1 coupon from butterball.com
Total after 2 coupons = .50 each


Misc. Grocery

HT peanut butter, 28 oz, $2.50 (good deal for this larger bottle – like paying $1.43 for the 16 oz jar)

HT - Horizon mac & Cheese, 6 oz, $1.00 - .75/2 coupon from 9/28 RP = .25 each

HT diced tomatoes with green chilis, 10 oz, BOGO for .49 each

HT canned peas, corn and green beans, 14.5 oz, .67 each

HT - Libby’s canned veggies, 14.5, select, $1.00 - $1/4 coupon from 8/24 RP (expires 10/4) = .75 each

HT mac & cheese, 7.25 oz box, .77

HT broth, 32 oz, BOGO for .93 each

HT - Heinz ketchup. 32 oz, $2.50 - .50/1 coupon from 8/17 RP = $1.50

HT - Mahatma rice mix, 5 oz, BOGO for .49 each - .75/2 and .50/1 coupons from 9/14 RP = 2 for FREE with .75/2 coupon!

FL - Chicken of the Sea canned chunk light tuna, 5 oz can, .79

FL - Del Monte canned veggies, select, $1.00

FL - Skippy peanut butter 15 – 16.3 oz and Welch’s grape jelly, 22 – 32 oz
Sale: $1.99
Buy one of each and get a FREE loaf of My essentials 20 oz bread

Kroger canned beans, select, 15 – 15.5 oz., .60 each

Kroger canned veggies, select, 14.25 – 15.25 (excludes peas), .60 each

Kroger saltine crackers, 15 – 16 oz, $1.00

Kroger - Peter Pan peanut butter, 16.3 oz, $2.00

Kroger - Kraft mayo or Miracle Whip, 22 – 30 oz, $2.99 - $1 Kroger digital coupon = $1.99

Kroger - Psst granulated sugar, 4 lb, $1.66

Aldi - Cream of mushroom or Cream of chicken soup, 10.5 oz, .59

Aldi - Casa Mamita diced tomatoes with green chilis, .59

Aldi - Happy Harvest diced tomatoes, 14.5 oz can, .59

CC - Van Camp’s pork and beans, 15 oz, 2 for $1

CC - Wesson cooking oil, 48 oz., $2.29

CVS - Bumble Bee tuna, chunk white, .88

CVS - Skippy peanut butter, $2.50 - .75/2 coupon from 8/3 SS (expires 9/29)

CVS - Gold Medal Flour, 5 lbs

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

WG - Nice peanut butter, 18 oz, 2 for $3 ($1.50 each is a very good deal for PB!)

RA - Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, 5 oz, $1.00

DG: Clover Valley corn, green beans, sweet peas, 2 for $1 (must purchase 2 to get sale price)

DG: Clover Valley canned tuna in water, 5 oz, .80

DG: Clover Valley peanut butter, 18 oz., $2.00

DG: Gold Medal all purpose flour, 5 lb, $2.00
 


Produce

HT - Ornamental gourds or pumpkins, 2 for $1

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

HT - Green bell peppers, .99 each

HT - Tomatoes, $1.49/lb

HT - Purple eggplant, $1.49/lb

HT - Whole or sliced white mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.79 (regular price for the 16 oz is only $2.47 every day)

HT - Cantaloupe, BOGO for $1.99 each

HT - Romaine hearts 3 pack, $1.99

HT - Pie pumpkins, $2.00

HT - Honeycrisp apples, $2.49/lb

HT - Blueberries, 6 oz, $2.99

HT - Navel Oranges, 3 lb bag, BOGO for $2.99

HT - Earthbound Farms spinach or spring mix, 5 oz clamshell, BOGO for $1.99
Coupon: $1/2 coupon from their website at http://www.ebfarm.com/organic-bound/

FL - Royal gala apples, $1.29/lb

FL - Yellow peaches, $1.49/lb

FL - Fresh Express or Dole Salad Blends, 9 – 12 oz., $2.00

LF - Cabbage, .59/lb

LF - Roma tomatoes, $1.48/lb

LF - Jumbo cantaloupe, Buy 1 get 1 for a penny, makes it $2 each

LF - Grape tomatoes, pint, Buy 1 get 1 for a penny, makes it $2 each

LF - Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, Buy 1 get 1 for a penny, makes it $2 each

LF - Organic gala apples, $1.98/lb

Kroger - Red slicer tomatoes, .99/lb

Kroger - Kale, collard, mustard or turnip greens, .99/lb

Kroger - Sweet yellow onions, .99/lb

Kroger - Fall squash including acorn, buttercup, butternut or spaghetti, .99/lb

Kroger - Red, yellow or orange bell peppers, $1.25 each

Kroger - Grape tomatoes, 10 oz, $2.50

Kroger - Navel oranges, 3 lb bag, $3.99

Aldi - Sweet potatoes, 3 lbs. bag, .39/lb– very good price

Aldi - Carrots, 2 lbs, .89 – very good price

Aldi - Sweet onions, 2 lbs, .99 - very good price

Aldi - Baby Bella mushrooms, 8 oz, .99

Aldi - Asparagus, 16 oz, $1.99 – very good price!

Aldi - Pumpkins, $2.99 each

CC - Limes, 4 for $1

CC - Green cabbage, .47/lb

CC - Cucumbers, .65 each

CC - Fresh Express salad, 12 oz garden, 8 oz shredded, $1.25

CC - Eastern Golden Apples, 3 lb bag, $2.99 – good price

CC - Russet potatoes, 10 lb, $2.99

CC - Asparagus, $2.99/lb


Non Food

HT - Aquafresh Extreme Clean toothpaste, 5.6 oz, $1.50 - .75/1 coupon when you register on their website at aquafresh.com = FREE!

LF – All liquid laundry detergent, 50 oz., Buy 1 get 1 for a penny, makes it $3 each - $1/1 coupon from 9/28 RP = $2.00 each – good price

Lowes Foods paper towels, 6 rolls, $3.99

CC - Marcal paper towels, 8 rolls, $2.99

CC - IGA bath tissue, 12 rolls, $4.50

CVS - Xtra laundry detergent, 30 loads, $1.44 – good price

CVS - All laundry detergent, 28 – 33 loads, $3.99
Extrabucks: $1 reward , limit 1 offer
Coupon: $1 coupon possibly in 9/28 RP insert
Total after reward and coupon = $1.99 – good price

CVS - Listerine rinse, various 500 ml
Sale: 2 for $6
Extrabucks: $2.00 reward when you buy 2
Coupon: $1/1 coupon from 7/27 SS
Total after 2 coupons and reward = 2 for $2 ($1 each- good deal)

WG - Colgate Toothpaste, various Total or Max White
Sale: 2 for $5
RR: $3 Register Reward when you buy 2
Coupon: $1/1 coupon from 9/28 SS
Total after 2 coupons and RR = FREE!

WG - Nice storage and freezer bags, 15 – 25 pack, .99 – good price

WG - Scott Naturals paper towels 6 rolls or Cottonelle bath tissue 12 large rolls
Sale: $4.99
Store coupon: $1 coupon from in-store coupon book
Coupons: .75/1 Scott coupon from 9/14 SS, .50/1 Cottonelle coupon from 9/14 SS
Total after .75 coupon and $1 store coupon = $3.24

RA - Puffs facial tissue, select, .99 - .25/3 coupon from 9/28 PG insert = .90 each

RA - Mardi Gras napkins, BOGO - .25/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above recently

DG: Scott paper towels, 6 mega rolls, $5.00 - $1.50 digital coupon = $3.50 (Dollar General has a new digital coupon program - see dollargeneral.com to sign up)

DG: Alpo Prime Cuts dog food, 31 lb, $14.95


 

 

 

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  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Oct 2, 2014

    ctya - I am so glad it is helpful!

  • ctya Oct 2, 2014

    I look forward to this post each week.