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Just the Basics weekly deals

Posted April 10, 2015

Just the Basics

Here's your weekly list of the best basic grocery deals including bread, produce, milk, meat, eggs and more.

Sale Dates

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreen, Dollar General, and WalMart deals are valid through April 11, 2015. These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through April 12, 2015. These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger and Publix deals are valid through April 14, 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: Food Lion white bread, 20 oz, .97

FL: Nature’s Own 100% whole wheat bread, 20 oz, BOGO - .55/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently (using zip 19380)

HT: Arnold Sandwich Thins, 12 oz, BOGO for $1.72 each - .50/1 coupon from 1/18 SS = .72 – very good price

HT: Nature’s Own 100% whole wheat bread, 20 oz, BOGO for $1.07 each - .55/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently (using zip 19380)

Publix: Nature’s Own 100% whole wheat bread, 20 oz, BOGO For $1.35 each - .55/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently (using zip 19380)

DAIRY & FROZEN

FL: Bird’s Eye Steamfresh veggies, 10 – 10.8 oz, $1.00

HT: Muller’s Greek yogurt, 5.3 oz, .80 each - $1/2 coupon or $1/5 coupon from 3/1 RP = .30 each after $1/2 coupon

HT: Land O Lakes Spread with buttery taste, 15 oz, $1.50 - .40/1 coupon from 3/8 SS = .70

Harris Teeter cream cheese, 8 oz, $1.50

Harris Teeter shredded cheese, 8 oz, Buy 2 Get 3 free = $1.15 each when you buy 5 (limit 10) – great deal! Stock up!

HT: Alexia frozen potatoes, 13.5 – 32 oz, $2.69 - .75/1 coupon from 3/29 SS = $1.19

Kroger: Kraft American cheese, 16 count, $2.99 - $1 Kroger digital coupon = $1.99


DRINKS

CC: IGA bag coffee, 11.5 oz., $2.88

HT: Old Orchard juice cocktail Healthy Balance, 64 oz, BOGO for $1.24 each - .50 coupon from oldorchard.com = .24

HT: Lowes Foods orange juice, 128 oz, $3.99

WG: Nice orange juice, 59 oz, $1.99 with in-ad coupon, limit 2

Milk:

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

Kroger: Kroger milk, ½ gallon, $1.25 (same as paying $2.50 per gallon – a great price)

EGGS

HT: Eggland’s Best large white eggs, 12 count, $2 - .35/1 coupon from 2/1 SS = $1.30 (good price for this brand)

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

MEAT

Carlie C’s:

Boston Butt Pork Roast, $1.38/lb

Pork shoulder blade steaks, $1.58/lb

Boneless chicken breast fillet, $2.18/lb

Fresh ground beef, family pack, $2.98/lb

Whole boneless sirloin tip $3.98/lb

Sirloin tip roast, $4.28/lb

Carolina Pride roll pork sausage, 16 oz, $1.59

Butterball smoked turkey sausage, 14 oz, $2.50 - .75/1 coupon from butterball.com

Carlie C’s sausage links, $2.385/lb

Flanders frozen beef patties, 2 lb. $3.69

Flanders frozen beef patties 4 lb., $6.59

Philly Gourmet Beef Steaks, 9 oz., BOGO

Smithfield honey ham from the deli $4.99/lb

Food Lion:

Chicken leg quarters, 10 lb bag, .69/lb

Assorted pork chops, bone-in, $2.49/lb

Pork chops, center cut, bone-in, $2.79/lb

Pork back ribs, $3.49/lb

Chuck roast, boneless, $3.99/lb

Fresh ground chuck, value pack, $3.99/lb

Top sirloin steaks, value pack, $5.99/lb

Cod fillets, $5.9/lb

Fodo Lion raw shrimp. 16 oz, $8.99

John Morrell sausage, 7 oz, .99

Nathan’s beef franks, 11 – 14 oz, $2.99

Harris Teeter:

Split chicken breast, BOGO for $1.34/lb

Pork chops, boneless, value pack, $2.77/lb

Pork chops, center cut, $2.99/lb

St. Louis pork spare ribs, $3.97/lb

Whole boneless round roast, $3.97/lb

Boneless NY strip steak, $6.99/lb

Salmon fillets, $6.99/lb

EZ peel shrimp, 2 lb bag, Buy 2 Get 3 Free, limit 5, regular price is $35.98 per bag, total for 5 bags = $71.96 ($7.19/lb)

Ball Park hot dogs, 15 oz, Buy 2 Get 3 Free

Regular price: $3.89

Coupon: $1.00/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above using zip 07012 recently

Jones Dairy sausage links or patties, 7 oz, BOGO for $1.49 each

Hillshire Farm sausage link, 13.5 oz, BOGO for $2.49 each

Kroger:

Tyson boneless chicken breasts, $1.99/lb

Pork shoulder roast, $1.99/lb

Assorted pork chops, value pack, $1.99/lb

Tyson boneless chicken tenderloins, $2.49/lb

Center cut pork chops, $3.49/lb

Pork tenderloin, boneless, $3.99/lb

Ground chuck, 80% lean, $3.99/lb

Bottom round roast, boneless, $3.99/lb

Catfish fillets, $5.99/lb

White shrimp, raw, extra large $7.99/lb

T-bone steaks, $7.99/lb

Gwaltney bacon, 12 oz, $2.99

Lowes Foods:

Sausage Works fresh sausage, BOGO for $2.50/lb

Southern style pork ribs, family pack, $2.99/lb

Assorted pork chops, bone-in, $2.99/lb

Perdue boneless chicken breast, BOGO for $3/lb

Mahi Mahi fillets, $5.99/lb

Argentine red shrimp, BOGO for $8.50/lb

Bar-S meat franks, 12 oz, $1.00

Oscar Mayer bologna, 12 oz, BOGO for $1.35 each

Oscar Mayer hot dogs, meat, BOGO for $2.00 each

Gwaltney sliced bacon, 12 oz, $2.98

Oscar Mayer hot dogs, beef, BOGO for $3.00 each

Steak-umm beef sandwich steaks, 21 oz, BOGO for $6 each

Publix:

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

Publix hickory smoked bacon, 16 oz, BOGO for $3.00 each

Nathan’s famous beef franks, 11 – 14 oz, BOGO for $3.00 each

Mama Lucia meatballs, select, 20 oz, BOGO for $3.00

WM: Pork spare ribs, $1.97/lb

MISCELLANEOUS GROCERY

CC: Hunt’s ketchup, 24 oz, .88

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

CC: Kellogg’s cereals, select, $2 - $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points

CC: IGA peanut butter, 18 oz, $1.50 – very good price

CC: Peter Pan peanut butter, 13 – 16.3 oz, $1.75

FL: My essentials canned vegetables, .68 each

FL: My essentials chunk light tuna, 5 oz, .78

FL: Luck’s beans, 14.5 – 15 oz, .79

FL: Honey Nut Cheerios, 12 – 12.25 oz, $2 - .50/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above and .50/1 SavingStar.com cashback offer

HT: Hunt’s spaghetti sauce, 24 oz, $1.00

Harris Teeter peaches or pears, 15 – 15.25 oz can, $1.00

HT: GM Honey Nut Cheerios, 11.2 – 13 oz, $2.50

Coupons: .50/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above

SavingStar: .50/1 SavingStar.com cash back offer

Harris Teeter dry beans (black beans, lentils, pinto beans), 16 oz., $1.00

HT: Ragu pasta sauce, 45 oz large jar, Buy 2 Get 3 Free = $1.35 each when you buy 5 (very good price)

LF: GM Honey Nut Cheerios, 12.25 oz., $2.50

Coupons: .50/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above

SavingStar: .50/1 SavingStar.com cash back offer

Publix: Kellogg’s Froot Loops, Apple Jacks or Corn Pops, select, BOGO for $1.56 each - $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points or various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab = .56 after $1 coupon

Publix: Prego pasta sauce, various, BOGO for $1.09 each – .40/2 coupon from 3/1 SS = .89 each – good deal

Publix: Kellogg’s Raisin Bran Crunch cereal, Corn Flakes or Mini Wheats, select, BOGO for $2.09 each - $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points or various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab = $1.09

RA: Kellogg’s cereal, select or Pop Tarts, 6 – 8 pack, $1.97

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, various .50/1 coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons Tab, $1/3 coupon from 3/1 RP, $1/2 Rice Krispies coupon from 3/22 RP

Total after $1 coupon = .97

WG: Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal, Lucky Charms, Cheerios, and select GM cereals, 8.9 – 13.1 oz

Sale: $1.88

Coupon: .50/1 Cinnamon Toast Crunch coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, $1/2 GM cereal coupons from Smart Shopper coupons link above, $1/3 coupon from 3/22 SS

SavingStar: .50/1 SavingStar.com cash back offer

PRODUCE

Aldi:

Baby carrots, 1 lb, .69 – great price - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Mushrooms, 8 oz, .79 – great price

Yellow onions, 3 lb bag, .99 – very good price

Cabbage, .99 each

Green peppers, 3-pack, $1.19

Red potatoes, 5-lb bag, $1.79

Carlie C’s :

Jumbo lemons, 2 for $1

Yellow onions, .59/lb

Red or Golden Delicious apples, .99/lb

Mangoes or avocados, $1.09 each

Fresh Express Garden salad or shredded lettuce, $1.49 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Broccoli crowns, $1.79/lb

Red potatoes, 5 b bag, $2.69

Food Lion:

Green cabbage, .49/lb

Green peppers, .69 each

Red potatoes, .79/lb

Sweet onions, .89/lb

Yellow or zucchini squash, $1.49/lb

Green beans, $1.49/lb

Cantaloupe, $2 each

Grape tomatoes, pint $2.00

Fresh Express or Dole salad blends, 9 – 12 oz, select, $2.00 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Food Lion gold potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

Harris Teeter:

Navel oranges, seedless, .60 each

Whole carrots, 2 lb bag, .97 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Mini carrots, 1 lb., .99 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Iceberg lettuce, .99 each

Green bell peppers, 2 pack, $1.27

Yellow or zucchini squash, $1.49/lb

Strawberries, 1 lb, $1.50 – very good price

Hass avocados, 2 count bag, $1.67

Organic grape tomatoes, pint, $2.50

American salad mix, 11 oz, $2.50 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Blueberries, 6 oz., $2.99

Russet baking potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.00

Kroger:

Sweet corn, 3 for .99

Navel oranges, 3 for .99

Roma tomatoes, .99/lb – good price

Anjou or red pears, .99/lb – good price

Romaine, red or green leaf lettuce, .99 – good price

Del Monte cantaloupes, $1.50 – good price

Blackberries or raspberries, 6 oz, $1.99

Personal size watermelons, $2.50

Gala apples or mixed fruit, 5 lb bag, $4.99

Organic kiwi, 3 for .99 – good price

Organic avocados, .99 each – good price for organic

Organic mangos, $1.50

Lowes Foods:

Kiwi, .75 each

Russet baking potatoes, .88/lb

Red Delicious apples, .98/lb

Baby red potatoes, .99/lb

Beefsteak tomatoes, hot house grown, $1.48/lb

Fresh Express romaine, 9 oz, $1.88

Cantaloupe, BOGO for $2.00 each

Yellow onions, 3 lb bag, $2.00

Pineapple, BOGO for $2.50 each - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Navel oranges, 4 lb bag, $3.99

Publix:

Navel oranges, seedless, .99/lb

Hass avocados, $1.00 each

Mangos, $1.00 each

Yellow or zucchini squash, $1.29/lb

Bartlett pears, $1.29/lb

Green beans, 1 lb, $1.50

Baby portabella mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.69

Tasti-Lee tomatoes, $1.99/lb

Corn, 5 for $2.00

Fresh Express salad blend, 5 to 11 oz bag, BOGO for $2.00 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Cantaloupe, $2.50 each

Red or Gold potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.49

Walmart:

Red mango, .78 each

Cantaloupe, $1.98 each

Pineapple, $2 each - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

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  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Apr 10, 2015

    TJ84 - They must have a bunch left over from Easter. Nanee Lion posted that the Clayton Walgreens had marked their eggs down as well. That's a great deal. Thanks for sharing it!

    I'll have to check with the 40/42 location.

  • TJ84 Apr 10, 2015

    Walgreens in Garner have eggs for .99 a dozen!