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Just the Basics best weekly deals

Posted October 23, 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, Walgreen and Dollar General deals are valid through October 25, 2014.
These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through October 26, 2014.
These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi and Kroger deals are valid through October 28, 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

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

Bread

CC - Bolillos rolls, 8 rolls, $1.99

HT - Pepperidge Farm bread, 24 oz, BOGO for $2.14 each - .40/1 coupon from 9/7 SS = $1.34 each

HT - Harris Teeter English Muffins, 6 count, $1.49 each

FL - Cobblestone bread, 24 oz, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently = $1.95


Dairy & Frozen

CC - IGA crinkle cut fries, 80 oz., (5 lb), $2.99

CC - Borden American cheese singles, 12 oz, $2.29

HT - Land O Lakes spreadable butter tub, 8 oz., $2.00 - .40/1 coupon from 8/10 SS = $1.20

HT - Sargrento cheese slices, 8 oz, $3 - .55/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above AND .55/1 HT ZVR digital coupon = $1.35 – good deal

Harris Teeter shredded cheese, 6 - 8 oz, BOGO for $1.47 – good price

HT - Kraft singles, 16 oz, $2.00

Harris Teeter string cheese, 12 oz, BOGO for $1.83 – good price for cheese sticks

Harris Teeter soft cream cheese, 8 oz, $1.67 each

HT - Pepperidge Farm Texas Toast, various, BOGO for $1.89 - .50/1 coupon from 9/7 SS or Smart Shopper coupons link recently = .89

HT - Cole’s garlic bread, 16 oz, BOGO for $1.57 each

HT - Alexia frozen potatoes or onion rings, 13.5 – 32 oz, $3.00 - .55/1 coupon from 10/5 SS = $1.90

FL - Perdue chicken, frozen, 26 – 30 oz, select, $5.99 - .75/1 coupon from 10/12 RP, $2/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently (using zip code 77477)

FL - Alexia frozen potatoes or onion rings, 13.5 – 32 oz, $2.49 - .55/1 coupon from 10/5 SS = $1.94

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

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

Food Lion ricotta cheese, 15 oz, $2.69

LF - Sargento Tastings cheese, 3.25 – 3.95 oz., $2.29 - $1/1 coupon from 9/28 SS = $1.29
Sargento cheese slices, 8 oz, $3 - .55/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = $1.90 (better deal at Harris Teeter with coupon and ZVR digital coupon)

Kroger - Green Giant boxed veggies, or Kroger frozen veggie, 7 – 12 oz, select, $1.00

Kroger shredded, block or sliced cheese, 6 – 8 oz, select, $1.99 (Harris Teeter has shredded cheese for $1.47 this week)


Drinks

CC - IGA bag coffee, 11.5 oz, $2.99

CC - Pepsi products, 2 ltr, .99

HT - Green Mountain coffee k-cups, 12 count, BOGO for $4.62 each

HT - Maxwell House coffee, 29.3 – 30.6 oz, $5.99 - $1/2 coupon from Smartsource.com = $5.49 each

HT - Maxwell House ground coffee, 11.5 oz, BOGO for $2.29 each

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

HT - Pepsi products, 12 pack cans, Buy 2 Get 3 Free = $2.59 per 12-pack when you buy 5

HT - Lipton family size tea bags, 24 count, BOGO for $1.62 each - $1/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently = .62

HT - Seattle’s Best coffee, 12 oz., $4.99
Coupon: $1.50/1 coupon from 8/10 SS, $2/1 printable coupon
Total after $2 coupon = $2.99

FL - My essentials canned soda, 12 count, $2.50

FL - Coke products, 6 pack, bottles, $2.00

LF - Pepsi products, 6 pack bottles, BOGO for $2.49 each

LF - Pepsi cans, 18 pack, 12 oz cans, BOGO for $3.30 (like paying $2.20 for a 12-pack – w good deal)

Kroger - Coke, Mug Root Beer, &UP, 2 ltr, $1.00

Kroger - Big K sodas, select, 2 ltr, .67 when you buy 4 at the same time

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

CVS - Coke, 2 ltrs, .99 - .24 coupon from in-store kiosk = .75
Limit 1 with coupon, limit 4 at .99

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

RA - Arizona tea, 23 oz, BOGO

RA - Starbucks Refreshers, 12 oz, 2 for $4 - $1/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above AND there is a $5 SavingStar.com cashback offer when you spend $20 on select Starbucks drinks


Eggs

Kroger - Free Simple Truth dozen eggs when you buy 3 participating Silk or Kashi items - Coupons: $1 Silk coupon from Silk.com

Aldi - Eggs, 1 dozen, $1.39


Meat

CC - Eckrich jumbo hot dogs, 16 oz, $1.38

CC - Sunnyland jumbo franks, 16 oz., $1.69

CC - Whole smoked pork picnics, $1.78/lb

CC - Fresh chicken wings, jumbo pack, $1.98/lb

CC - Whiting fillets, $2.78/lb

CC - White boneless pork loin, $2.88/lb

CC - Half boneless pork loin, $2.98/lb

Carlie C’s meatloaf, ready to cook, $3.28/lb

CC - Center cup pork chops, $3.48/lb

CC - Boneless shoulder roast, beef, $3.78/lb

CC - Whole boneless sirloin tip, $3.78/lb

CC - Ground chuck, family pack, boneless, $3.98/lb

CC - Carolina deli turkey, $3.99/lb

HT - Perdue Fit & Easy chicken breasts, 1.4 lb average, BOGO for $4.19 - .75/1 coupon from 9/28 RP = $2.69

HT - Smithfield pork back ribs, BOGO for $3.15/lb

HT - Chuck roast, bottom round roast, eye round roast, $3.99/lb

HT - Tilapia fillets, $5.99/lb

HT - EZ Peel white shrimp, 2 lb bag, Buy 2 Get 3 Free
Regular price for 1 bag is $35.98
Limit 5

HT - Buttterball turkey bacon, 12 oz, $2.50 - .75/1 printable coupon = $1.00

HT - Butterball turkey sausage, 14 oz, $2.40 - .75/1 printable coupon from their website = $1.00

HT - Perdue Simply Smart chicken nuggets, frozen, 22 - 24 oz, select, $5.99 - .75/1 coupon from 10/12 RP, $2/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently (using zip code 77477)

HT - Philly Gourmet, Philadelphia Steaks for sandwiches, 12 count, 21 oz, BOGO for $4.99 each

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

FL - Boston Butt pork, $1.99/lb

FL - Chicken wings, value pack, $2.49/lb

FL - Country style pork ribs, value pack, $2.49/lb

FL - Ground beef, 73% lean, value pack, $2.99/lb

Food Lion Shrimp, 16 oz., $6.99

Food Lion Tilapia Fillets, 48 oz., $9.99

FL - Smithfield smoked sausage, 14 oz, 2 for $5 - $1/2 coupon from in-store kiosk = 2 for $4.00

LF - Pork Chops, assorted, $3.49/lb

LF - Jennie-O turkey breast, frozen BOGO for $1.35/lb

LF - Carolina Pride jumbo franks, 16 oz., $1.48

LF - Perdue Short Cuts, select, 9 – 12 oz., $2.99 - .75/1 coupon from 10/12 RP = $1.49

LF - Mama Lucia’s meatballs, 25.6 oz., BOGO for $3.75 each

LF - Perdue chicken nuggets, frozen, 32 oz, select, BOGO for $5.49 - $2/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently (using zip code 77477)

LF - Gwaltney sliced bacon, 12 oz., $2.98

Kroger - Honeysuckle turkey, frozen, .79/lb with additional $35 purchase – price valid through Thanksgiving Day

Kroger - Heritage Farm chicken drumsticks, thighs or fryer, .99/lb

Kroger - Tyson split chicken breasats, $1.49/lb

Kroger - Boneless pork loin, $1.99/lb

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


Milk

HT – HT Organics soy milk, ½ gallon, $1.25


Misc. Grocery

CC - IGA bread crumbs, 15 oz, .89

CC - IGA vegetables, 14.5 – 16 oz., 2 for $1.00

CC - IGA applesauce, 6 pack, $1.50

CC - IGA vegetable oil, 48 oz., $1.99

HT - Velveeta, 32 oz, $3.99

HT - Jif peanut butter, 16 oz, $2.00

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

HT - Barilla pasta, penne or spaghetti, 16 oz.
Sale: Buy 2 Get 3 Free
Regular price is $1.69
Coupon: .55/2 coupon from 9/7 SS
Total for 5 boxes after 2 coupons = .23 each – very good deal

HT - Progresso soup
Sale: Buy 2 Get 3 Free
Regular price of one is $2.15 to $2.19 each
Coupons: .50/2 coupons from 10/19 and 9/7 SS, $1/4 coupon from Pillsbury.com, .50/2 coupon from progresso.com
ZVR: $1/4 HT ZVR digital coupon
SavingStar: $1.00/4 Savingstar cash back offers
Total for 5 of the $2.15 soups after 2 of the .50/2 coupons, $1/4 ZVR and $1/4 Savingstar = 6 cents each!

HT - Kellogg’s Frosted Mini Wheats, 18 oz, BOGO for $1.84
Coupons: .75/1 and $1.50/1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 500 or 1000 reward points, coupon for free gallon of milk (up to $3.29) when you buy 4 cereals from 9/14 RP (expires 10/26), $1/3 coupon from 10/5 RP
Total after .75/1 coupon = .34 – great deal!

HT - Domino brown sugar, 16 oz, .99 - .50/2 coupon from 9/7 RP = .49 each

Harris Teeter corn, green beans or peas, 14.5 – 15.25 oz., can, .60 each

HT - Swanson broth, 14.5 oz can, BOGO for .62

HT - Hanover Kidney Beans or Black Beans, canned, 40.5 oz, BOGO for $1.39

HT - Dei Fratelli tomatoes, 28 oz can, BOGO for $1.49 each

HT - Kraft mayo, 30 oz., $2.99 - .75/1 printable coupon = $1.49

FL - Mueller’s pasta, 12 – 16 oz, .99 - $1/2 coupon from 9/21 SS = .49 each

FL - Margaret Holmes canned vegetables, select, $1 - .50/1 coupon from 10/5 RP = .50

FL - My essentials canned vegetables, 14.5 – 15.25 oz, .68
Remember: Canned Food Day at the State Fair is Thursday, 10/23. Bring in 5 cans of Food Lion brand canned food and get free admission. Buy 5 cans at .68 each is only $3.40. )

FL - Starkist chunk light tuna, 5 oz can, .79

FL - Del Monte canned tomatoes, 14.5 oz, .88

My essentials yellow squeeze mustard, 14 – 16 oz, .89

FL - Peter Pan peanut butter, 16.3 oz., $2.00

Lowes Foods canned vegetables, select, .60 each

Lowes Foods tomato or chicken noodle soup, 10.75 oz, .60

Kroger - Hunt’s tomatoes, 14.5 oz can, $1 - .40/3 coupon from 9/21 SS

Kroger vegetable oil, 48 oz, $2.49

Aldi - Sugar, 4 lb bag, $1.49

Aldi - All purpose flour, 5 lb, $1.29

Aldi - Wide egg noodles, 16 oz, $1.25

CVS - Bumble Bee solid white tuna in water, 5 oz., .88, limit 10 – good price if you like canned tuna

CVS - Jif peanut butter, 16 oz, $2.00

WG - Barilla pasta 16 oz or Bumble Bee tuna, 5 oz can
Sale: .99 with in-ad coupon, limit 3
Coupon: .55/2 Barilla coupon from 9/7 SS
Total after coupon = .71 each

WG - Skippy peanut butter, 16.3 oz, 2 for $4


Produce

CC - Limes, 5 for $1.00

CC - Fresh Express salad, Garden or Shredded, $1.29

CC - Broccoli crowns, $1.49/lb

CC - Yellow onions, 3 lb, $1.79

CC - White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.39 each

CC - Eastern Golden Apples, 3 lb bag, $2.99

HT - Jumbo tangerines, .33 each

HT - Green cabbage, .39/lb

HT - Red grapefruit, $1 each

HT - Broccoli crowns, $1.49/lb

HT - Extra large celery, $1.69/bunch

HT - Grape tomatoes, BOGO for $1.74 per pint

HT - Fresh Express baby spinach, baby kale, or mix, 5 oz, BOGO for $1.99 - .25 Checkout 51.com cash back offer starting Thursday, 10/23

HT - Strawberries, BOGO for $2.49/lb

HT - Yukon Gold potatoes, 5 lb bag, BOGO for $2.49 each

HT - Honeycrisp apples, $2.79/lb

HT - Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.49

HT - White potatoes,5 lb bag, $3.49

FL - Cucumbers, .69 each

FL - Green peppers, .69 each

FL - Russet potatoes, .79/lb

FL - Broccoli crowns, $1.49/lb

FL - Red seedless grapes, $1.49/lb

FL - Romaine hearts, 3 count, $1.99

FL - Celery hearts, 1 lb, $1.99

FL - Fresh Express or Dole salad blends, various 9 – 12 oz., $2.00

FL - Red Delicious apples, 3 lb bag, $2.99

LF - Limes, 4 for $1

LF - Russet baking potatoes, .99/lb

LF - Pineapple, whole, BOGO for $2.49 each

LF - Gala or Red delicious apples, 3 lb bag, $2.50

LF - Honeycrisp apples, $2.99/lb

LF - White potatoes, 5 lb bag, BOGO

LF - Organic red delicious apples, $1.97/lb

Kroger - Avocados, .99 each

Kroger - Fall squash, .99/lb

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

Kroger - Tomatoes on the vine, $1.49/lb

Kroger - Honeycrisp apples, $1.99/lb ($1.29/lb at Aldi this week)

Kroger - Organic whole carrots, 2 lb bag, $1.48 – very good price for organic

Kroger - Organic kale, $1.99/lb

Kroger - Organic honeycrisp apples, $2.99/lb

Aldi - Bananas, .44/lb

Aldi - Red Delicious apples, 3 lb bag, .69/lb – great price!

Aldi - Golden delicious apples, 3 lb bag, .69/lb – great price!

Aldi - Pomegranates, .69 each

Aldi - Pineapple, whole, $1.29 – great price!

Aldi - Honeycrisp apples, 2 lb bag, $1.29/lb – excellent price for this variety!


Non Food

CC - Sun liquid laundry detergent, 75 oz., $1.79

HT - Arm & Hammer detergent, 61.2 oz, BOGO for $3.49 each - $2/2 coupon from 9/14 SS (expires 10/25) = $2.49

Harris Teeter toothbrushes, 4 count, $1.99

FL - All laundry detergent, 50 – 60 oz liquid, 24 count Mighty Pacs, $3.00 - $1/1 coupon from 9/28 RP = $2.00

FL - Angel Soft bath tissue, 12 double rolls, 24 single rolls, $4.99 - .55/1 printable coupon from their FB page = $4.44

LF - Angel Soft bath tissue, 12 double rolls, 8 triple rolls, $4.99 - .55/1 printable coupon from their FB page = $3.89

Kroger - All laundry detergent, 32 – 50 oz, various, $2.99 - $1 Kroger digital coupon or $1 coupon from 9/28 RP = $1.99

Kroger - Oral B Healthy Clean toothbrush, 1 count or mint floss picks, 30 count, $1 – BOGO coupon for the toothbrushes from 9/28 PG = .50 each

CVS - Xtra laundry detergent, 30 loads, $1.49

Just the Basics laundry detergent 64 loads, $2.99

CVS - Colgate Total mouthwash, 500 ml
Sale: $3.99
Extrabucks: $2.00, limit 2 offers
Coupon: $1/1 coupon from 9/28 SS
Total after reward and coupon = .99

WG - Colgate toothbrushes (twin pack), toothpaste, mouthwash, select (ad does not give sizes or specifics)
Sale: $3.99
RR: $2 Register Rewards
Coupon: $2 mouthwash or rinse coupon (32 oz or more) from 10/12 SS, $2/1 twin pack of specific toothbrushes coupon from 10/12 SS
Total after $2 reward and $2 coupon (if those varieties are included in the sale) = Free!

WG - Crest Sensi toothpaste, select or mouthwash 16.9 oz or Oral B Ultra Soft toothbrush
Sale: 3 for $10
RR: $4 Register Rewards when you buy 3
Coupons: $1.50/1 coupon for toothpaste from 9/14 RP, $1.50/1 coupon for mouthwash from 9/28 PG, .50/1 toothbrush coupon from 9/28 PG
Total after 3 of the $1.50 coupons and reward = 3 for $1.50 (.50 each)

WG - Sunny Smile bath tissue 16 rolls, or paper towels 8 rolls
Sale: 2 for $9
BR: 1000 reward points when you buy 2
Total after reward = 2 for $8

RA - Tresemme shampoo or conditioner 32 oz or select stylers
Sale: 2 for $8
+UP: $3 reward when you buy 2
Coupon: $5/2 coupon from 9/28 RP
Total after coupon and reward = 2 for FREE!

 

 

 

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  • ThomasG Oct 23, 2014

    Very welcome , Faye ! I hope the price comes down but at least we know it will not go up !

    BTW, someone mentioned the digital coupons for Dr. Pepper products at Kroger - the 12 packs are 4 for $11 - the coupon makes them 4 for $9 .

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Oct 23, 2014

    ThomasG - thanks for the turkey info!

  • ThomasG Oct 23, 2014

    The Durham area ad also has the turkey sale on the front page .

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Oct 23, 2014

    micheleamini - the turkey sale is on the front page of the ad for the Raleigh and Wake County Kroger stores. If you are not in the Triangle, your stores may not be offering this sale. You can see the ad online at Kroger.com to verify if the the sale is offered in your store.

  • micheleamini Oct 23, 2014

    Which Kroger has the honeysuckle turkeys for .79 a pound with a $35.00 purchase? I just called all those around me, and they do not know of the sale?

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Oct 23, 2014

    Teecee - thank you for reading it!!

  • teecee Oct 23, 2014

    Thank You for this list !

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Oct 23, 2014

    observant - thank you! :-)

  • observant Oct 23, 2014

    Walmart 10 lb russet potatoes $3