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Just the Basics best weekly deals

Posted November 7, 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 November 8, 2014.
These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through November 9, 2014.
These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger and Publix deals are valid through November 11, 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
PB = Publix

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

Bread

HT - Thomas English Muffins, 6 count, BOGO for $1.49 - .55/1 coupon from 10/19 SS = .94

HT - Thomas’ mini bagels, 15 count, BOGO for $1.99 each

LF - Arnold bread, 24 oz, BOGO for $2.15 each - $1/2 coupon from 9/7 SS = $1.65 each

Aldi - L’oven fresh white bread, 20 oz., .89

Aldi - L’oven fresh wheat bread, 20 oz, .99

Aldi - Bake House crescent rolls, 8 oz., .99

Aldi - L’oven fresh brown & serve rolls, 12 oz, .99

PB - Nature’s Own Bread, 100% whole wheat, 20 oz, BOGO for $1.35 each

PB - Arnold bread, 24 oz, BOGO for $2.00 each - $1/2 coupon from 9/7 SS = $1.50 each

PB - Flatout bread, 11.2 oz, BOGO for $1.59 each

PB - Pepperidge Farm buns or rolls, various, $2.00 - .40/1 coupon from 9/14 SS = $1.60


Dairy & Frozen

HT Cheese Slices, 8 oz, BOGO for $1.37 - very good price!

HT - Crisco butter shortnening stick, 6.7 oz., .99 - .30/1 coupon from 11/2 RP = .29

HT - Sargento shredded cheese, 8 oz, $2.50 - .50/1 coupon from All You Magazine October = $1.50

HT - Land O Lakes margarine, 1 lb, $1.50

HT - Bird’s Eye frozen vegetables, 32 oz., BOGO for $1.89 each

HT - Green Giant Steamers, 12 oz., $1.67
Coupon: .60/3 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above or Pillsbury.com
SavingStar: .60/3 - .25 Savingstar.com cash back offer

FL - Bird’s Eye Steamfresh veggies, 10.8 oz select, $1.00

FL - My essentials frozen veggies, 16 oz, $1.03 – good deal

FL - Sargento sliced cheese, 6 – 8 oz, $2.50 - .75/1 coupon for Sargento Natural Blends from All You Magazine October

LF - Blue Bonnet spread, 16 oz, $1.00

Kroger - Simple Truth organic frozen vegetables, 10 oz, $1.50

Kroger cottage cheese, 24 oz, $2.29

Kroger cheese, select shredded and block, 12 – 16 oz, $3.79

Kroger - Green Giant frozen veggies, 7 – 10 oz, $1 - .60/3 coupon for Seasoned Steamers from Pillsbury.com (if included in sale) AND .60/3 SavingStar.com cash back offer

Kroger frozen veggies, 10 – 12 oz, $1.00

Aldi - Happy Farms cheese block, 8 oz, $1.89

PB - Bird’s Eye frozen veggies, 7 – 10 oz select, BOGO for .87 each

CC - Morning Fresh Farms vegetables, frozen, Quick N Steamy, 12 oz, .89

WG - Crisco shortening sticks 3 pack, vegetable oil 32 oz
Sale: 2 for $4 with in-ad coupon, limit 4
Coupon: .35/1 coupon for the shortening sticks from 11/2 RP
Total after store coupon and 2 of the .35/1 coupons = $1.65 each


Drinks

HT - Florida’s Natural juice, 33.8 – 59 oz., $2.50 - $1/1 Smoothies coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = $1.50

HT - Folgers Instant Coffee Crystals – 7 count singles, $1.00 - .50/1 any Folgers product coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = FREE!

HT - Bigelow tea, 20 count, BOGO for $1.49 - .55/1 printable coupon = .39

HT - Cheerwine soda, 2 ltr, $1.50 - .50/1 coupon from 10/5 RP = .50 (if it doubles)

HT - 7up and Canada Dry Soda, 2 ltr., $1.00 - $1/3 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = .67 each

HT - Old Orchard Healthy Balance Juice, 64 oz, $1.99 - .50/1 from oldorchard.com = .99

HT - Pepsi, 12 pack cans, Buy 2 Get 3
Regular price: $6.49 each
Sale price: $2.59 each when you buy 5 at the same time
Limit 10

HT - White House apple juice, 64 oz, BOGO for $1.99

HT - Sierra Mist soda, 2 ltr, $1.50 - .25/1 coupon from 10/12 SS = $1.00

HT - Chock full O'Nuts Energy Ground Coffee 10.5 Oz, $3.99 - $1 coupon from 10/26 SS = $2.99 (only this variety is on sale on the HT Express Lane)

HT - Folger’s Gourmet coffee, K-cups, 12 count, $5.99 - $1.50 coupon from 10/12 RP = $4.49

FL - Coke 6 pack bottles, $2.00

FL - Eight O Clock coffee, 11 – 12 oz, $4.99 - $1/1 printable coupon, = $3.99

LF - Tropicana Farmstand juice, 46 oz., $3.00 - $1.00/1 coupon from 9/21 SS = $2.00

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

LF - Folgers Gourmet Selections k-cups, 12 count, $5.99 - $1.50/1 coupon from 10/12 RP = $4.49

LF - Sierra Mist soda, 2 ltr, $1.00 - .25/1 coupon from 10/12 SS = .50

PB - Eight O’Clock coffee, 11 – 12 oz, BOGO for $2.70 each - $1/1 printable coupon AND $1/1 Shopmium.com cashback offer

CC - IGA orange juice, 128 oz., $2.50

CC - Coke products, 2 ltr, .99

CC - Better valu apple juice cocktail, 64 oz, $1.25

CC - IGA tomato juice, 46 oz, $1.50

CVS - Gold Emblem ginger ale, 2 ltr, .88

WG - Folger’s K-Cups, 12 pack, $5.99 0 $1.50/1 coupon for Gourmet Selections from 10/12 RP = $4.49


Eggs

FL - Buy 2 I Can’t Believe it’s Not Butter 12 – 16 oz. for $2.50 and get 1 FREE my essentials eggs, 1 dozen
Coupon: .50/1 butter coupon from All You Magazine November

Publix eggs, 12 count, $1.50

CC - Eggland’s Best eggs, 1 dozen, $2 - .35/1 coupon from 11/2 SS = $1.65

WG - Eggs, Nice brand, 1 dozen, $1.29 – best price this week


Meat

HT frozen turkey, 10 – 24 lb, .99/lb

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

HT - Ground chuck, 80% lean, $3.49/lb

HT - Tilapia fillets, wild caught, $5.99/lb

HT - Snow Crab clusters, $6.99/lb

HT Ranchers Beef boneless NY strip steak or steakhouse roast, $6.99/lb

HT - Al Fresco sausage, BOGO for $1.99 to $2.79 - $2/1 printable coupon when you sign up on their website = FREE to .79!

HT - Perdue Short Cuts, 9 oz, $3.50 - .75/1 coupon from 10/12 RP = $2.00

HT - Lloyd’s BBQ pork, 18 oz, BOGO for $3.24 - $1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link or $1 printable coupon from Hormel.com = $2.24

FL - Pork Boston Butt, $2.49/lb

FL - Boneless skinless chicken thighs, value pack, $2.49/lb

FL - Pork back ribs, $2.99/lb

FL - Tilapia fillets, $4.99/lb

FL - Boneless New York Strip Steak, $7.99/lb

Food Lion jumbo shrimp, 16 oz, $7.99/lb

FL - Jennie-O breakfast turkey sausage, 16 oz., $2.99 - $1 printable coupon from their website = $1.99

FL - Oscar Mayer beef or cheese franks, 14 – 16 oz, $2.50

LF - Whole pork picnic, $1.99/lb

LF - St Loius pork spareribs, $2.98/lb

LF - Boneless beef sirloin tip steaks, family pack, $5.99/lb

LF - Hormel natural choice lunch meat, 8 oz, BOGO for $2.15 each

LF - Gwaltney sliced bacon, 12 oz, $2.98

LF - Steak-umm steaks, 9 oz, BOGO for $3.00 each

LF - Mama Lucia meatballs, 20 oz, BOGO

Kroger - Honeysuckle turkey, frozen, .79/lb with additional $35 purchase

Heritage Farm chicken drumsticks or thighs, .99/lb

Turkey breast, frozen, bone-in, $1.59/lb

Boneless pork loin, $1.99/lb

Kroger ground beef, 73% lean, 3 lb roll, $2.99/lb

Kroger - Tyson boneless chicken breasts, $2.99/lb (my buy price is $2 or less/lb – HT sells boneless chicken breast at the meat counter for $1.99/lb every day)

Kroger - Boneless top sirloin steak, value pack, $5.99/lb

Kroger - Atlantic salmon fillets, farm raised, $5.99/lb

Kroger - Catfish fillets, $5.99/lb

Kroger - Butterball smoked turkey sausage or turkey bacon, 12 – 14 oz, $1.99 - .75/1 printable coupon from their website = $1.24

Kroger bacon, 16 oz, $3.50

Aldi - Kirkwood fresh whole chicken, .95/lb – very good deal

Aldi - Butterball turkey, 10 – 22 lb, $1.19/lb

Aldi - Honeysuckle bone-in turkey breast, 8 lb average weight, $1.39/lb

Aldi - Apppleton Farms half ham, $1.59/lb

Aldi - Appleton farms spiral sliced ham, $1.99/lb

Aldi - Spiral double glazed brown sugar ham, $2.19/lb

Aldi - Appleton Farms fresh pork sausage roll, 16 oz, $2.89

Aldi - Ground beef chub, 85% lean, 16 oz, $3.49

Aldi - Kirkwood chicken tenderloins, 40 oz., $6.29

Aldi - Kirkwood boneless turkey breast, 48 oz., $8.99

PB - Public boneless chicken breast, $1.99/lb – good price

PB - Nathan’s beef franks, 114 oz, BOGO for $3.00

PB - Butterball smoked turkey sausage or turkey bacon, 12 – 14 oz, $2.50 - .75/1 printable coupon from their website = $1.75

CC - Butterball turkey, frozen, .99/lb with additional $25 food order
Coupon: $3.00 off coupon when you also buy any 3 participating Betty Crocker, Green Giant or Pillsbury from Smart Shopper coupons link above

CC - Split fryer breasts, jumbo pack, $1.38/lb

CC - Beef t-bone steaks, $5.98/lb

CC - Philly Gourmet beef steaks, 9 oz., BOGO

WG - Butterball turkey bacon, 6 oz., $1.29 - .75/1 coupon from All You Magazine October = .54


Milk

FL - Silk soy milk, 64 oz., $3.29 - $1/1 coupon from 10/26 RP = $2.29


Misc. Grocery

DG - Clover Valley canned corn, green beans, sweet peas, tomatoes, carrots or mixed veggies, 14 - 15.25 oz, 2 for $1

DG - Clover Valley corn starch, 16 oz., $1.00

DG - Clover Valley spices, various, $1.00

DG - Clover Valley cooking spray, 6 oz, $1.95

DG - Gold Medal flour, 5 lb, $2.00

HT - HT peanut butter, 28 oz, $2.97

HT kidney and black beans, .50 each

HT tomatoes, 14.5 oz. can, .67

HT - Kraft mayo or Miracle Whip, 30 oz, $3 - .75/1 printable coupon = $1.50

HT - Peter Pan peanut butter, 16.3 oz, $2.00 - .25/1 Savingstar.com cash back offers = $1.75

HT - Libby’s canned vegetables, 14.5 oz, various, BOGO for .69

HT cooking spray, 6 oz., $2.00

HT - Hunt’s pasta sauce, 24 oz, $1.00

HT - Horizon mac & cheese, 6 oz box, $1.00 - .75/2 coupon from SmartSource.com = .25 each

FL - Mueller’s pasta, various, 12 – 16 oz
Sale: .99
Coupons: .75/1 Pot sized pasta printable coupon, $1/2 coupons from 9/21 SS
Total after .75/1 coupon = .25 (if pot sized variety is included)
Total after $1/2 coupon = .50 each

FL - Del Monte canned vegetables, select, BOGO for .59

FL - Bush’s premium beans, 15 – 16 oz, 5 for $5 - $1/5 coupon from in-store kiosk = 5 for $4

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

FL - Domino’s sugar, 4 lb bag, $2 - .40/1 coupon from 11/2 or 9/7 RP = $1.60

FL - Wesson cooking oil, 48 oz, $2 - .25/1 Savingstar.com cash back offer = $1.75

LF - Mahatma rice mixes, 5 oz, .75 each - .75/2 or .50/1 coupons from 9/14 RP = 2 for FREE with .75/2 coupon!

LF- Wesson vegetable oil, 48 oz., $2.50 - .25/ SavingStar.com cash back offer = $2.25
Kroger flour, 5 lb bag, $1.69 (Aldi flour is $1.29 this week)

Kroger peanut butter, 15 – 16 oz, $1.79

Kroger Extra Virgin olive oil, 25.5 oz., $5.99

Kroger - Horizon mac & cheese, 6 oz, $1.00 - .75/2 coupon from 9/28 RP (expires 11/8) or from Smartsource.com

Kroger broth, 14 oz can, 2 for $1

Aldi - Baker’s corner all purpose flour, 5 lb bag, $1.29

Aldi - Baker’s corner sugar, 4 lb, $1.49

Aldi - Happy Harvest small peas, 15 oz, .99

Aldi - Happy Harvest cut green beans, 14.5 oz, .49

Aldi - Chef’s Cupboard cream of mushroom soup, 10.5 oz, .49

PB - Campbell’s cream of mushroom or chicken soap, 10.75 oz can, BOGO for .54 each - $1/5 printable coupon from their website
Total for 5 after coupon = .34 each

PB - Green Giant canned vegetables, select, 14.5 – 15.25 oz can, BOGO for .69 each

PB - Hunt’s tomatoes, 14.5 oz can, BOGO for .72 each

PB - Domino brown sugar or powdered sugar, 16 oz, .99 - .50/2 coupon from 11/2 or 9/7 RP = .74 each

PB - Progresso broth, 32 oz., BOGO for $1.29 each - .50/2 coupon from 11/2 or 10/19 SS = $1.05 each

Publix cooking spray, 6 oz, $1.99

PB - Pompeian olive oil, 16 oz., BOGO for $3.65 each - $1 printable coupon = $2.65

CC - IGA creamy peanut butter, 28 oz, $2.50

CC - Hunt’s ketchup, 24 oz, $1.00

CC - Mahatma rice mixes, 5 oz, .66 each - .75/2 coupon or .50/1 coupon from 9/14 RP

CC - Bush’s Best Beans, select, 15.5 – 16 oz, .78

CC - Hunt’s spaghetti sauce, 24 oz, .88

CC - IGA diced, peeled or crushed tomatoes, 28 oz, .89

CC - IGA ketchup, 24 oz, .89

CC - IGA creamy peanut butter, 28 oz, $2.50

CVS - Gold Medal flour, 5 lbs., $2.00

WG - Morton salt 26 oz., or Nice baking soda 16 oz., .59 with in-ad coupon, limit 3

WG - Skippy peanut butter, 2 for $5
BR: 1000 reward points when you buy 2
Coupon: .50/1 coupon from 11/2 SS
Total after coupon and reward = $1.50 each – good deal for pb

WG - Domino sugar 4 lb and Gold Medal flour 5 lb
Sale: $1.79 with in-ad coupon, limit 3
Coupon: .40/1 Domino coupon from 11/2 RP and 9/7 RP
Total after coupon and store coupon = $1.39 – good deal


Produce

HT - Cucumbers, .59 each

HT - Russet or sweet potatoes, .89/lb

HT - Ruby Red grapefruit, $1 each

HT - Hass avocados, extra large, $1.25 each

HT - Blackberries, 6 oz, $1.66

HT - Broccoli bunches, $2.00

HT - Navel oranges, seedless, 3 lb bag, $3.00

HT - Organic apples, various, $1.99/lb - .25 Checkout51.com cash back offer starting 11/6

HT - Organic honeycrisp apples, $2.99/lb - .25 Checkout51.com cash back offer starting 11/6

HT - Apples including gala, granny smith, fuji, 5 lb bag, $4.97 - .25 Checkout51.com cash back offer starting 11/6

FL - (There is a $5 fruit rebate issued from Blue Moon Brewing in the Sunday coupons. NO alcohol purchase is required. Get a $5 fruit rebate when you buy $5 worth of fruit!)

FL - Kiwi, 2 for $1.00

FL - White onions, .89/lb

FL - Butternut, Acorn or spaghetti squash, .99/lb

FL - Hass avocados, .99 each

FL - Baby carrots, 1 lb bag, $1.29

FL - Bellafina sweet bell peppers, 3 count package, $1.29

FL - Grapes, green seedless, $1.49/lb

FL - Hot house tomatoes, $1.49/lb

FL - Romaine hearts, 3 count, $1.99

FL - Baby Portobello mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.99 each

FL - Cauliflower, $2.49 each

LF - Green cabbage, .49/lb

LF - Fall squash, various, .97/lb

LF - Gala or Rome apples, .99/lb

LF - Cooking onions, 3 lb bag, $1.50

LF - Whole carrots, 2 lb bag, $1.50

LF - Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2 - .25/1 Checkout51 cash back offer starting Thursday, 11/6

LF - Navel oranges, 4 lb bag, $3.99

LF - Red grapefruit, 5 lb bag, $3.99

Kroger - Avocados, .99 each

Kroger - Celery bunch, $1.29 – good price

Kroger - Tomatoes on the vine, from Virginia, $1.49/lb

Kroger - Honeycrisp apples, $1.99 – good price for this variety

Kroger - Clementines, 3 lb bag, $3.99

Kroger - Navel oranges, 8 lb bag, $5.99

Kroger - Organic Bartlett or Bosc pears, $1.49/lb

Kroger - Organic russet potatoes, 3 lb bag, $1.99

Kroger - Organic blueberries, 4.4 oz, $2.99

Aldi - Pomegranates, .59 each – great deal

Aldi - Gala apples, 3 lb bag, .79/lb – very good deal

Aldi - Green or red grapes, 2 lb bag, $1.19/lb – good deal

Aldi - Blackberries, 6 oz, $1.29 – very good deal

Aldi - Pineapple, $1.29 each – good deal

Aldi - Grapefruit, 5 lb bag, $1.99

PB - Baby cut carrots, 1 lb., $1.25

PB - Gala or Fuji apples, $1.29/lb

PB - Bartlett or Bosc pears, $1.29/lb

PB - Sweet onions, $1.29/lb

PB - Eat Smart Vegetables, 10 or 12 oz package, BOGO for $1.25 each

PB - Raspberries, 6 oz, $1.66

PB - Asparagus, $2.99/lb

PB - Clementines, seedless, 5 lb box, $5.99

CC - Limes, 4 for $1

CC - Red Grapefruit, 2 for $1

CC - Fresh Express salad, various, $1.69

CC - Yellow onions, 3 lb, $1.69

CC - Tomaotes on the vine, $1.99/lb

CC - Eastern apples, 3 lb bag, $2.99

CC - Red potatoes, 5 lb, $2.99


Non Food

DG - Xtra laundry detergent, 144 oz., $4.00 - $1/1 DG digital coupon (According to the ad the digital coupon is $1/1, but when I log into my DG account, the digital coupon is $1/2. Looks like the ad was a typo. Thanks to Waitn for posting a heads up on the blog ) - even if you only get the $1/2 digital coupon, it is like paying $1.21 for the 50 oz - a great deal

HT - Colgate Max Fresh toothpaste, 6 oz,
Sale: $2.00
Coupon: $1.00/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently, .50/1 coupon from 10/26 SS (expires 11/8)
ZVR: $1.00/1 HT ZVR digital coupon
Total after manufacturer’s and ZVR coupons = FREE!

FL - Pantene Pro0V shampoo or conditioner, 12.6 – 15.9 oz., $3.49 – coupon for free conditioner of styler when you buy shampoo from 10/26 PG

LF - Fresh Rewards e-offer: Scott Extra Soft bath tissue, 12 double rolls, $3.99 - .75/1 coupon from 10/12 SS = $2.49 – good deal

LF - Scott paper towels, 6 mega rolls, $4.99 - .75/1 coupon from 10/12 SS = $3.49

LF - All laundry detergent, 50 oz, $3.00 - $1.00/1 coupon from 11/2 or 9/28 RP = $2.00 – good price

CC - Better Valu bleach, 96 oz, .95

CC - All laundry detergent, 50 oz, $2.99 - $1/1 coupon from 11/2 RP = $1.99

CVS - Just the Basics single roll of paper towels, 2 for $1

CVS - Tresemme shampoo or conditioner 32 oz or select stylers, $4 - $2 styler coupon from 10/26 PG, BOGO coupon from 10/26 PG
Total after coupon = $2.00

WG - Tresemme shampoo or conditioner 32 oz, or select stylers
Sale: $3.99
BR: 1000 reward points when you buy 2
Coupon: $2/1 coupon from 11/2 RP
Total for 2 after 2 coupons and reward = 2 for $2.98 ($1.49 each)

WG - Pantene shampoo, conditioner (12.6 – 22.8 oz) or select stylers or treatments
Sale: 3 for $12
BR: 3000 reward points when you buy 3
Coupon: $2/1 styler coupon from 10/26 PG, coupon for Buy 1 Shampoo and Get 1 conditioner or styler free from 10/26 PG
Total after 3 of the $2 coupons and reward = $1 each
Scott paper towels, 6 rolls, $3.99 - .75/1 coupon from 10/12 SS = $3.24

WG - All laundry detergent, 28 – 33 loads, $3.49 - $1 coupon from 11/2 RP = $2.49 (my buy price is $2 or less)

WG - Angel Soft 9 big rolls, $2.99
Coupons: .45/1 coupon from 11/2 RP, , .55/1 printable coupon from their FB page
Total after .55/1 coupon = $2.44

WG - Puffs facial tissues, 56 sheets, .99 - $1.50/3 coupon from 10/12 RP = .49 each

RA - Reach adult toothbrush, 1 – 2 count, $2.99 - $2.00 +UP reward = .99
Limit 2 +UP offers

RA - Head & Shoulders shampoo or conditioner, 13.5 or 14.2 oz., 2 for $10 - $3/2 coupon from 11/2 RP = 2 for $7 ($3.50 each) – same as Walgreens

RA - Tresemme shampoo or conditioner or select stylers
Sale: $4.00 for 32 oz shampoo and conditioner, $5.00 for 25 oz premium shampoo or select stylers
+UP: $3 reward when you buy 2, limit 5 offers
Coupon: $2/1 coupon from 11/2 RP
Total for 2 of the $4 products after 2 coupons and reward = 2 for $1 (.50 each – good deal)
 


 

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