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Just the Basics weekly deals: Great milk sale!

Posted August 27, 2015

Just the Basics

Here's your weekly list of the best basic grocery deals including bread, produce, milk, meat, eggs and more. You'll notice that there are a number of milk sales this week.


SALE DATES

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreen, Dollar General, and WalMart deals are valid through August 29, 2015. These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through August 30, 2015. These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger and Publix deals are valid through September 1, 2015. 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

WM = WalMart

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

BREAD

Aldi: L’oven Fresh hot dog or hamburger buns, 12 oz, .85

Aldi:Bake House Creations, Jumbo Biscuits, 16 oz, .99

Aldi:100% whole wheat bread, 20 oz, $1.39

CC: Italian bread, from bakery, .99

FL: Food Lion white sandwich bread, 20 oz, .97

FL: Old El Paso taco shells, select, 4.6 – 6.6 oz

Sale: $1.29

Coupons: .30/1 Food Lion kiosk coupon, $1/3 coupon from 8/2 SS

Savingstar: $1/3 Savingstar.com cash back offer

HT: Arnold bread, select, 24 oz, BOGO for $1.99 each - .55/1 coupon from 8/23 RP and

6/7 SS = .89 (if it doubles)

              

HT: Harris Teeter Old Fashioned Bread, 20 oz, .97 - .20 ibotta cash back offer

HT: Harris Teeter corn tortillas, 27.5 oz, .99

HT: Harris Teeter fajita tortillas, 11.2 oz, $1.00

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

Kroger: Kroger Italian bread in bakery, 16 oz, $1.00

Kroger: Kroger taco shells, 12 count, $1.00

LF: Thomas’ English muffins, 6 count, BOGO for $2.15 each

Publix: Sliced bagels, 4 count, $1.00

DAIRY & FROZEN

FL: Bird’s Eye Steamfresh vegetable or Protein Blends, $1.50 - $1/1 Protein blend coupon from 8/16 SS = .50 – great price

FL: Green Giant boxed frozen veggies, 7 – 10 oz, $1.00

HT: Harris Teeter single wrap cheese slices, 12 oz, $1.50

HT: Harris Teeter string cheese, 12 oz, BOGO for $1.83 each

HT: Harris Teeter butter quarters, 1 lb, $2.50

Kroger: Kroger cream cheese bar, 8 oz, $1.00 – good deal

Kroger cheese, select 12 – 16 oz or American singles, 24 count, $2.99

Kroger frozen vegetables, 10 – 12 oz, $1.00

Kroger: Pictsweet frozen vegetables, 6 – 10 oz, $1.00

LF: Sargento Tastings cheese, select

Sale: $2

Coupon: .75/1 coupon from 6/21 SS

Savingstar: $1/1 Savingstar.com cash back offer and $4 off $20 Savingstar.com cash back offer

Total after coupon = .50

LF: Sargento sliced cheese, select, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above

Savingstar: $4 off $20 Savingstar.com cash back offer

Total after coupon = $1.40

Publix: Daisy sour cream, 16 oz, BOGO for .85 each

DRINKS

CC: IGA orange juice, 128 oz, $2.68

HT: Community Coffee, 11 – 12 oz, $5.99 - $4/2 or $1.50/1 coupons from 7/12 RP = $3.99 each (with $4/2 coupon)

HT: Seattle’s Best coffee, select 12 oz bags, $5.99 - $1/2 printable coupon or $3/2 coupon from 8/2 SS = $3.99 after $2 coupon

LF: Lowes Foods apple juice, 64 oz, $1.50

RA: Simplify bottled water, 24 pack, 2 for $4 – 100 Plenti points when you buy 2, limit 2 offers – good deal on bottled water

Milk:

Kroger: Kroger milk, 1 gallon, $1.99 – great price

RA: Milk, 2 %, 1 gallon, $3.39

WG: Milk, 1 gallon, $3.59

EGGS

HT: E-Vic Deal for e-Vic members only - Harris Teeter eggs, 18 count, $1.97, limit 2

MEAT

Aldi:

Fresh chicken drumsticks, or thighs, .99/lb

Lean ground beef, 80% lean, $3.69/lb

100% Organic grass fed ground beef, 85/15, 1 lb, $6.99

Top sirloin steak, $6.49/lb

Frozen chicken breasts, 48 oz, $6.69

Ground beef patties, 85% lean, 3 lb package, $9.99

Parkview hot dogs, 12 oz, .79

Kirkwood crispy or buffalo style chicken strips, 25 oz, $5.49

Carlie C’s:

Split chicken breast, family pack, .98/lb

Pork picnic, .98/lb

Smoked picnics, whole, $1.18/lb

Trout fillets, $2.88/lb

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

Boneless shoulder roast, beef, $3.38/lb

Boneless beef ground chuck, family pack, $3.38/lb

Stew Beef, family pack, $3.48/lb

Boneless beef shoulder steak, family pack, $3.68/lb

Boneless Beef Top Blade Steak, family pack, $3.78/lb

Armour meat hot dogs, 12 oz, .88

Bryan smoked sausage, 14 oz, $2.50

Bryan All meat bologna, 12 oz, BOGO

WG: Butterball turkey bacon, 6 oz

Sale: $1.29

Coupon: $1/2 from 6/26 SS (exp 8/23), .55/1 printable coupon

Food Lion:

Boneless chicken breasts, $1.99/lb

Pork back ribs, $2.99/lb

Ground beef patties, 73% lean, $3.49/lb

Nature’s Place 85% lean ground turkey, 16 oz, $3.69

Ground beef, 93% lean, $4.49/lb

Beef shoulder roast, $4.99/lb

Dockside crab or lobster cakes, 12 oz, $4.99

Cod fillets, $5.99/lb

Food Lion raw shrimp, 16 oz, $7.99

Boneless NY strip steak, value pack, $8.99/lb

Gwaltney hot dogs, 12 oz, .89

Harris Teeter

Chicken leg quarters, .97/lb

Boneless Butt Pork Roast, $1.49/lb, limit 2

Harris Teeter pork butt ribs or steaks, $1.69/lb

Harris Teeter ground chuck, 80% lean, $3.49/lb, limit 4

Snow crab clusters, $6.97/lb

Boneless beef ribeye steak, $7.99

Butterball smoked sausage, 14 oz, $2.50 - .75/1 printable coupon = $1.00

Land O Frost Simply Delicious lunch meat, 13 oz, BOGO for $2.74 - .75/1 coupon from 8/2 SS = $1.24

Ball Park, 15 oz, BOGO for $1.95 each - .55/1 coupon 8/2 RP = $1.39

Steak-umm sandwich steaks, 9 oz, BOGO for $2.74 each - $1/1 coupon for Chicken Steak-umm from Smart Shopper coupons link above = $1.74

Butterball turkey bacon, 12 oz, $2.79 - $1/2 coupon from 7/26 RP or .55/1 printable coupon

Perdue Short Cuts, 9 oz, $3.50 - .75/1 coupon from 8/23 RP, or 7/12 RP

Hormel Black Label bacon, select, 12 – 16 oz, BOGO for $3.69 each - $1/1 printable coupon = $2.69

Steak-umm sandwich steaks, 21 oz, BOGO for $5.89 each - $1/1 coupons from Smart Shopper coupons link above = $4.89

Kroger:

Tyson boneless chicken breasts or tenders, $1.99/lb

Assorted pork chops, $1.99/lb

Beef London Broil, $3.49/lb – good price

Center cut pork chops, bone-in, $3.49/lb

Ground chuck, 80% lean, value pack, 3 lb package, $3.99

Tilapia fillets, $5.99/lb

Cod fillets, $5.99/lb

Mahi Mahi fillets, $5.99/lb

Bone-in strip steaks, $6.99/lb

Snow crab clusters, $6.99/lb

Stony Fork ribeye steak, 16 oz, $6.99

Kroger boneless chicken breasts, or cutlets, 2.5 – 3 lb bag, $6.99

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

Kroger pepperoni, 3 oz, $1.00

Gwaltney bacon, 12 oz, $2.99

Lowes Foods: 25% off meat and seafood

WG: Frozen ground beef, 73% lean, 1 lb, 2 for $7

MISCELLANEOUS GROCERY

CC: IGA vegetable oil, 48 oz, $1.67 – good price

CVS: Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, 5 oz, .88

DG: Starkist chink light tuna in water or oil, 5 oz, .85

DG: Peter Pan peanut butter, 16 oz, $1.95

FL: Mueller’s pasta, select, 12 – 16 oz, $1.00 - $1/2 coupon from 8/9 SS = .50 each

FL: Hunt’s pasta sauce, 24 oz, .99

FL: Kellogg’s Rice Krispies, select

Sale: $2.00

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/3 coupon from 7/26 RP

Total after $1/1 coupon = .99

FL: Food Lion or my essentials sugar, 4 lb, $1.77

Kroger: Kroger cereal, select, 11.25 – 15 oz, $1.00 – very good deal

Kroger: Kroger Instant Oatmeal, 8 – 12 count, $1.00

Kroger: Bumble Bee chunk white albacore tuna in water, 5 oz can, $1.00

Kroger: Peter Pan peanut butter, 15 – 16.3 oz, $1.99

HT: E-Vic deal for e-Vic members only - Jif peanut butter, select, 15.5 – 16 oz.

Sale: $1.47

Coupon: .50/2 coupon from 8/2 RP

Total after coupon = .97 each

Limit 2

HT: Barilla Collezione pasta, 12 – 16 oz, $1.66 - $1/1 coupon from 7/26 RP = .66

Ibotta offer: .20 ibotta cash back offer on any brand of pasta

HT: Kellogg’s cereals, various kid’s varieties

Sale: BOGO for $1.99

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the coupons tab, $1/2 coupon from 8/2 RP, $1/3 coupon from 7/26 RP

Ibotta offer: .20 ibotta cash back offer on any brand of cereal

Total after $1/1 coupon = .99

HT: Domino sugar, 4 lb bag, $2.29 - .75/1 coupon from Redplum.com = $1.54

Ibotta offer: .20 ibotta cash back offer for any sugar

HT: Peter Pan peanut butter, 16.3 oz, $2.00

LF: Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, 5 oz can, .89

LF: Kellogg’s Mini Wheats, select

Sale: $1.99

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the coupons tab, $1/2 coupon from 8/2 RP, $1/3 coupon from 7/26 RP

Ibotta offer: .20 ibotta cash back offer on any brand of cereal

Total after $1/1 coupon = .99

LF: Kellogg’s cereals, various kid’s varieties

Sale: $2.00

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the coupons tab, $1/2 coupon from 8/2 RP, $1/3 coupon from 7/26 RP

Ibotta offer: .20 ibotta cash back offer on any brand of cereal

Total after $1/1 coupon = $1.00

Publix: Wish-bone salad dressing, 16 oz, BOGO for $1.08 each - .75/1 coupon from 8/23 RP = .33

Publix: Kellogg’s Frosted Mini Wheats cereal, 15 – 18 oz

Sale: BOGO For $1.56 each

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the coupons tab, $1/2 coupon from 8/2 RP, $1/3 coupon from 7/26 RP

Total after $1/1 coupon = .56

Publix: Peter Pan peanut butter, 40 oz, BOGO for $3.15 each

WG: Bumble Bee chunk light tun, 5 oz, .79 with in-ad coupon, limit 3

WG: Kellogg’s cereal, select and Pop Tarts, 8 pack

Sale: $1.99

Coupons: $1/1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/2 cereal coupon from 8/2 RP, $1/3 cereal coupon from 7/26 RP, various Pop Tarts coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab, various coupons for newer cereal varieties from 7/12 RP (expires 8/23), $1/3 Pop Tarts coupon from 7/26 RP

Total after $1 coupon = $1.00

WG: Nice sugar, 4 lbs, or Gold Medal Flour, 5 lbs, $1.99 with in-ad coupon, limit 3

WG: Jif peanut butter, 16 oz, 2 for $4 - .50/2 coupon from 8/2 RP

PRODUCE

Aldi:

Sweet onions, 2 lb package, .49/lb

Limes, 16 oz, .69

Navel oranges, 3 lb bag, .79/lb

Lemons, 2 lb bag, .99/lb

Mini sweet peppers, 16 oz, $1.49

Asparagus, 16 oz, $1.99 – good price

Organic baby arugula or kale, 5 oz, $2.49

Carlie C’s:

Limes, .33 each

Asian pears, .99/lb

Green beans, local, $1.29/lb

Fresh Express salads, 12 oz, Garden or 8 oz shredded, $1.79

Yellow onions, 3 lb bag, $1.79

Red potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.29

Food Lion:

White onions, .89/lb

Yellow or zucchini squash, .99/lb

Nectarines, $1.59/lb

Braeburn apples, $1.29/lb

Bellafina sweet baby bell peppers, 3 count, $1.29

Roma tomatoes, $1.29/lb

Bosc or red pears, $1.49/lb

Celery hearts, 1 lb, $1.99

Cauliflower, $2.49

Fresh Express Blends salad blends, 9- 11 oz., $2.50

Food Lion white potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.50

Cantaloupe, $2.99 each

Harris Teeter:

Green bell pepper, .99 - .20 ibotta cash back offer

Gala apples, .99/lb

Iceberg lettuce, .99 each - .20 ibotta cash back offer

Bartlett pears, .99/lb – good deal

Celery, .99/bunch – good deal

Purple eggplant, .99/lb

Roma tomatoes, .99/lb – good deal

Sweet onions, $1.29/lb

Raspberries or blackberries, 6 oz, $2

Kroger:

Sweet corn, .33 each

Whole pineapple, medium, .99 each – great price

Broccoli crowns, .99/lb – very good price

Yellow or zucchini squash, .99/lb

Red or green leaf lettuce, .99

Tomatoes on the vine, .99/lb

Bartlett pears, .99/lb

Gala apples, $1.49/lb

Red, yellow or orange bell peppers, $1.50 each

Navel oranges, 3 lb bag, $2.99

Organic grapes, $1.99/lb

Organic blackberries, 6 oz, $2.99

Lowes Foods:

Limes, .25 each - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Navel oranges, .79

Seedless cucumbers, .98 each

Red potatoes, .99/lb

Tomatoes on the vine, hot house grown, $1.48

Red seedless grapes, $1.49/lb

Peaches or nectarines, $1.49/lb

Green snap beans, $1.49/lb

Broccoli crowns, $1.99/lb

Fresh Express salads, 8 – 11 oz, $2.00

Publix:

Organic bananas, .79/lb

Cantaloupe, $2.00 each

Red potatoes, 6 lb bag, $3.49


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  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Aug 27, 2015

    jdouglas13 - you did miss it. Sorry. :-( Thanks for the Aldi deals, though!

  • jdouglas13 Aug 27, 2015

    I was at the Aldi in Garner yesterday, and they had some nice size head of cauliflower for $1.99 ea. Romaine hearts 3-pack were also $1.99, avocados $0.99 each, and a 2 lb. bag of lemons was $1.99.

    Did I miss the sale on the Kroger butter? Was that last week?

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Aug 27, 2015

    straitlover1965 - thanks for the catch - just added the /lb on the Aldi oranges.

    EI Bound - Thanks for the Publix coffee deal.

  • straitlover1965 Aug 27, 2015

    Note on the navel oranges at Aldi - they are .79 per lb, total for 3lb bag is 2.37. Chekced on them yesterday becasue I thought .79 for a 3lb bag was fab!! :)

  • EI bound Aug 27, 2015

    Publix has the community coffee 7.49 BOGO this week. Yesterday I bought 6 bags (on Senior Day) and used two $4.00 off 2 bags coupons and two $1.50 off 1 bag coupons. Total for 6..12oz bags was $10.78