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Just the Basics weekly deals: Lots of BBQ deals!

Posted May 25, 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 find a bunch of good buys this week on everything you need for your weekend BBQ!

Sale Dates

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger and Publix deals are valid through May 26, 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

FL: Arnold Breads, select 24 oz, BOGO - $1 printable coupon, or .55 coupon from 3/15 SS

HT: Lender’s bagels in fridge section, 17.1 oz, BOGO for $1.09 each

HT: Arnold Sandwich Thins, 8 count, BOGO for $1.89 each - .55/1 coupon from 3/15 SS

Kroger: Kroger buns, select, $1.00

DAIRY & FROZEN

HT: I Can’t Believe it’s Not Butter, 15 oz, $2 - $1 coupon from 5/17 RP or .55 printable coupon = .90

HT: Harris Teeter shredded cheese, 8 oz., BOGO for $1.44 each

HT: Philadelphia cream cheese, 8 oz tub, $2.00 - $1/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above recently = $1.50 each

HT: Sargento sliced cheese, 6 – 8 oz, $2.50

Coupons: .75/2 coupon for Ultra Thin from 5/17 SS, .45/2 coupon from 5/17 SS

Total after .75/2 coupon = $1.75 each

HT: Bird’s Eye frozen vegetables, various, 12.6 – 14.4 oz., BOGO for $1.34 each  

HT: Harris Teeter vegetables, 32 oz, $2.00

Kroger: FREE dozen Kroger eggs when you buy 1 I Can’t Believe it’s Not Butter, 8 – 16 oz, $2.49 - $1 coupon from 5/17 RP

Total for eggs and spread after coupon = $1.49 – good deal

Kroger cheese, 8 oz or slices, 6 oz, $1.88

LF: Kraft shredded cheese, 5 – 8 oz, BOGO for $1.90 each - $1/2 coupon from 5/10 or 4/26 SS = $1.40 each – very good deal

Publix: Breakstone’s sour cream, 16 oz, BOGO for $1.15 each

DRINKS

HT: Pure Leaf tea, 59 oz, BOGO for $1.49 each - $1 coupon from 5/3 SS = .49

HT: Tetley tea bags, decaf, 40 count, BOGO for $1.59 each - .75/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above recently = 9 cents

HT: Lipton Tea bags 24 count, family size bags, BOGO for $1.69 each - .75/1 coupon from 5/17 RP = .19 each

HT: Eight O Clock coffee, 12 oz bag, $4.99 - $1 coupon from 5/10 RP = $3.99

HT: Starbucks coffee, 12 oz or k-cups, 10 count. $6.99

Coupons: $2/1 k-cups coupon from 5/10 SS, $1.50/2 coupon from 5/10 SS

Total after $2 coupon = $4.99

LF: Tetley tea bags, 24 count, 6 oz, BOGO for $1.43 each - .75/1 coupon from 5/3 SS = FREE!

Milk:

HT: Highland Crest milk, 1 gallon, $2.99 – every day price

LF: Better Valu milk, 1 gallon, $2.99 – good deal

EGGS

HT: E-Vic Deal: Harris Teeter large eggs, 18 count, $1.77 - .30/1 ibotta cash back offer

Limit 2

HT: Harris Teeter eggs, 30 count, $3.67 – every day price


MEAT

Aldi:

Chicken drumsticks or thighs, fresh, .99/lb

Stadium or smoked brats, 14 oz, $1.99

Pork country style ribs, fresh, boneless, $2.19/lb

Pork loin, fresh, half, $2.29/lb

Ground beef, 80% lean, $3.79/lb

Chicken breasts, frozen, 48 oz, $6.69

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

Food Lion:

Boneless chicken breast, value pack, $1.99/lb

Boneless chicken thighs, value pack, $1.99/lb

Ground turkey, 3 lb package, $6.99

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

Pork back ribs, $2.99/lb

Top round London Broil, $4.99/lb

Boneless top sirloin steaks, value pack, $5.99/lb

Food Lion shell-on raw shrimp, 16 oz, $5.99

Snow Crab clusters, $6.99/lb

Ball Park franks, select, $2 - .55/1 coupon from 5/17 or 4/12 RP insert = $1.45

Hillshire Farm smoked or link sausage, 13 – 14 oz, $2.50

Food Lion sliced bacon, 16 oz, $2.99

Margaritaville shrimp, select, BOGO for $4.00 - $1 printable coupon = $3.00

Harris Teeter:

Chicken leg quarters, value pack, .59/lb

Pork baby back ribs, BOGO for $3.14/lb

Harris Teeter frozen chicken wings, 2.5 lb, BOGO for $4.49 each

London Broil or Top Round roast, $5.99/lb

Snow crab clusters, $6.97/lb

Crab Classic, 8 oz, $1.99 - $1 coupon from Smartsource.com = .99

Al Fresco sausage, 12 oz, select, BOGO for $2.74 - $1 printable coupon when you sign up on their website = $1.74

Ball Park franks, BOGO for $2.84 each - .55/1 coupon from 5/17 RP and 4/12 RP

Johnsonville breakfast sausage, pre-cooked, 9 oz, $3.47 - .75/1 coupon from 3/29 SS

Smithfield bacon, various 12 - 16 oz, BOGO for $3.09 each - $1/2 coupon from 3/29 SS = $2.59 each

Ibotta: .30/1 ibotta cash back offer for any brand of bacon

Plainville Farms turkey burgers 94% lean, antibiotic and hormone free, 16 oz, $3.00

Harris Teeter milk or hot Italian style sausage, 52 oz, $10.00

Bubba burgers, 32 oz, $11.99 - $1 coupon from SmartSource.com = $10.99

Kroger:

Heritage Farm chicken leg quarters, 10 lb bag, .59/lb

Smithfield portion ham, bone in, $1.29/lb

Boneless pork loin, $1.88/lb

Heritage Farms fresh chicken wings, bone in, or thighs, boneless $1.99/lb

Pork back ribs, $2.99/lb

Boneless beef chuck roast, $3.99/lb

Fresh ground chuck, 80% lean, value pack, sold in 3 lb package, $3.99/lb

Salmon, $5.99/lb

Snow Crab, 5 – 8 oz, $5.99/lb

Catfish fillets, $5.99/lb

Whole boneless ribeye, $6.99/lb, limit 2

Stony Fork ribeye steak, boneless, $6.99

Ball Park meat hot dogs, select, 15 oz, $1.25 - .55 coupon from 5/17 and 4/12 RP = .70 – great price for these

Gwaltney Great dogs, 16 oz, $1.00

Johnsonville smoked sausage, $2.50 - $1/2 coupon from 4/26 SS

Kroger bacon, 12 – 16 oz, $2.99

Lowes Foods:

Sanderson Farms whole fryers, $1.19/lb

Boneless chicken breast, Wize Buy, $2.29/lb

Boneless pork chops, family pack, BOGO for $3/lb

T-Bone steaks, $7.97/lb

Argentine shrimp, colossal, BOGO for $8.50/lb

Oscar Mayer bologna, 16 oz, select, BOGO for $1.80 each

Sausage Works fresh sausage, BOGO for $2.50/lb

Hormel pork sausage, 16 oz, BOGO for $2.50 each

Oscar Mayer beef franks, 15 oz, BOGO for $3

Oscar Mayer bacon, 12 – 16 oz. BOGO for $3.00

Margaritaville seafood, various, 8 – 10 oz, BOGO for $4.50 - $1 printable coupon = $3.50

The Philly Steak sandwich steaks, 21 oz, BOGO for $5.50 each

Steak-umm sandwich steaks, 21 oz, BOGO for $6.00 each

Steak-Umm original burgers, 6 count, 32 oz, BOGO for $6.50 each

Publix:

Pork Boston Butt roast, bone-in, $1.99/lb

St. Louis style pork spareribs, $2.49/lb

Ground turkey, 93% lean, 20.8 oz package, $4.59

Boneless beef chuck pot roast, $5.99/lb

Tuna steaks, frozen, 12 oz, $5.99

Large white shrimp, $8.99/lb

Cumberland Gap ham, fully cooked, 8 oz package, BOGO for $1.79 each

Oscar Mayer beef franks, 14 or 15 oz package, BOGO for $2.89 each

Smithfield Hickory Smoked bacon, 16 oz, BOGO for $3.50 each

Curly’s pulled chicken with BBQ sauce, or pork, select, 12 – 16 oz, BOGO for $3.50 each

Cooked Perfect meatballs, select, 20 – 32 oz package, BOGO for $3.99 each

MISCELLANEOUS GROCERY

FL: Van Camp’s pork and beans, 15 oz, 2 for $1

FL: Domino sugar, 4 lb bag, $1.57 - .40/1 coupon from 3/15 RP = $1.17

HT: Texas Pete hot sauce, 12 oz, $1.09 - .55/1 coupon from 3/22 SS = FREE!

HT: Wish-Bone salad dressing, 16 oz, $2 - .75/1 coupon from 5/10 SS = .50

HT: Vlasic pickles, various, BOGO for $1.09 and up - $1/2 coupon from 5/10 SS = .59 each

                               

HT: French’s yellow mustard, 20 oz, BOGO for $1.44 each

Coupons: .30/1 and .50/1 coupons from 5/10 SS, .40/1 coupon from 4/12 SS

HT: Harris Teeter spaghetti, 16 oz, BOGO for .64 each - .30/1 ibotta cash back offer for any brand of pasta

HT: Peter Pan peanut butter, 16.3 oz, BOGO for $1.57 – very good deal!

Ibotta: .30/1 ibotta cash back offer for any brand of peanut butter

HT: Hellman’s mayo, 30 oz, BOGO for $2.99 - $1 coupon from 5/17 RP = $1.99

Kroger: Van Camp’s pork and beans, 15 oz, .59

Kroger: Sweet Baby Ray’s BBQ sauce, 18 oz, $1.00 - $1/3 coupon from 5/10 SS = .66 each – good price

Kroger: Hellman’s mayo, 20 – 30 oz, $2.99 - $1 coupon from 5/17 RP = $1.99

Kroger: Simple Truth organic beans, 15 oz can, $1.00

LF: VanCamp’s pork & beans, 15 oz, .60

LF: Starkist tuna, 5 oz can, .88

LF: Kraft BBQ sauce, 17.5 – 18 oz, .98

LF: Hunt’s ketchup, 24 oz, $1.00

LF: Kellogg’s cereal, select 8.7 – 12 oz., $2.00

Coupon: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/2 coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab

Total after $1 coupon = $1.00

LF: Duke’s mayo, 32 oz, $2.88 - .55/1 coupon from 5/17 SS = $1.78

Publix: French’s Yellow mustard, 14 oz, BOGO For .89 each

Coupons: .50/1 coupon from 5/10 SS, .40/1 coupon from 4/12 SS

Publix: Sweet Baby Ray’s BBQ sauce, 18 oz, BOGO for .86 - $1/3 coupon from 5/10 SS = .52 each – great price!

PRODUCE

Aldi:

Cucumbers, .39 each – great deal

Vidalia onions, 2 lb package, .99 – very good deal

Strawberries, 1 lb, $1.29 – very good deal

Sweet corn, 4 pack, $1.49

Blueberries, pint, $1.99

Watermelon, seeded or seedless, $3.99 – very good deal

Food Lion:

Yellow and white corn, 20 cents each – 20 % Savingstar.com cash back offer = great deal!

Limes, 2 for $1

Lemons, .69 each

Cucumbers, .69 each

Hot house tomatoes, .99/lb

Strawberries, 1 lb, $1.25 – great price!

Baby carrots, 1 lb bag, $1.29

Pineapple, whole, $1.99

Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.50

Rainbow bell peppers, 3 pack, $3.79

Vidalia onions, 5 lb. bag, $3.99

Seedless watermelon, whole, $4.99 each

Harris Teeter:

Corn, .40 each – 20 % Savingstar.com cash back offer

Seedless watermelon, sliced, .69/lb

Mangoes, extra large, $1.00

Hot house tomatoes on the vine, $1.49/lb

Organic baby carrots, 1 lb, $1.50

Shredded iceberg lettuce, 10 oz, $1.50

Hot house slicing tomatoes, $1.99

Blackberries, 6 oz, $1.99

Farmers Market Garden Salad, 2 lb bag, $2.47

Russet baking potatoes, 8 lb bag, $2.77

Blueberries, pint, $2.99

Red potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.00

Watermelon, whole, seedless, $3.99 – very good price!

Vidalia onions, 5 lb bag, $3.99

Kroger:

Sweet corn, .39 each – 20 % Savingstar.com cash back offer

Broccoli Crowns, .99/lb – good deal

Green beans, .99/lb – good deal

Yellow or Zucchini Squash, .99/lb

Sweet Vidalia onions, .99/lb

Tomatoes on the vine, Virgina grown, $1.29/lb

Blackberries, 6 oz, $1.99

Raspberries, 6 oz, $1.99

Blueberries, pint, $1.99

Strawberries, 16 oz, $2.50 ($1.25/lb at Food Lion and $1.29/lb at Aldi this week)

Organic grape tomatoes, 10 oz, $2.99

Red Cherries, $3.99/lb

Lowes Foods:

White or yellow corn, .25 each - 20% Savingstar.com cash back offer

Limes, .33 each

Watermelon quarters, seedless, .69/lb

Sweet onions, .78/lb

Russet baking potatoes, .88/lb

Red Delicious apples, .98/lb

Mangoes, $1.25 each

Beefsteak tomatoes, $1.48/lb

Yellow squash or zucchini, $1.49/lb

Fresh Express slaw, 19 oz, or shredded lettuce, 8 oz, $1.50

Fresh Express romaine lettuce, 9 oz, $1.88

Red tomatoes on the vine, hot house grown, $1.98/lb

Mushrooms, organic, $1.98

Cantaloupe, $2 each

Yellow cooking onions, 3 lb bag, $2.29

Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.00

Publix:

Sweet corn from Florida, .30 each

Hass avocados, $1.00

Red delicious or gala apples, $1.49/lb

Green beans, $1.49/lb

Zucchini or Yellow squash, $1.49/lb

Tasti-Lee tomatoes, $1.99/lb

Baby portabella mushrooms, 8 ozm $1.99

Athena cantaloupe from Florida, $2.50 each

Peaches or nectarines, $2.99/lb

Russet or Florida red potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.00

Strawberries, blueberries or red raspberries, select sizes, $3.00

California cherries, $4.99/lb

Seedless watermelon from Florida, $5.00

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  • TJ84 May 25, 2015

    Faye, I was pleasantly surprised at Aldi's yesterday, got strawberries for .99 a package and a head of lettuce for .99!