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Just the Basics weekly deals

Posted September 10, 2015

Just the Basics

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

PROMOTIONS

Food Lion has a store brand promotion this week. Earn 25 cents for every product you buy in the Food Lion family of brands using your MVP card. Minimum purchase of 4 products. Save up to $10 on your next shopping trip. Maximum of 40 products.

Kroger has a Buy 5 Get $5 Off promo this week. Buy 5 particiapting items and get $5 off at the register immediately. It’s basically like getting $1 off per item.

Lowes Foods has a Bonus Gas Rewards promotion this week. Earn 10 cents off per gallon when you buy 10 participating products in the ad. Each item is $1.


SALE DATES

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreen, Dollar General, and WalMart deals are valid through September 12, 2015. These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through September 13, 2015. These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger and Publix deals are valid through September 15, 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 hamburger or hot dog buns, 12 oz, .85

HT: Old El Paso Stand n Stuff Bold Nacho Cheese shells, 10 count, $2 - .75/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = .50

HT: Old El Paso Stand n Stuff flour tortilla shells, $2 - .75/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = .50

Harris Teeter Old Fashioned Bread, 20 oz, .97

Harris Teeter flour tortillas, select, BOGO for .99

HT: Thomas’ English muffins, 13 oz, BOGO for $1.99 each

Kroger: French bread from the bakery, 16 oz, $1.49

Publix: Arnold whole grain bread, select 24 oz, BOGO for $2 each - .55/1 coupon from 8/23 RP

Publix: Arnold sandwich thins, BOGO for $2 each

DAIRY & FROZEN

CC: Morning Fresh Farms shredded or chunk cheese, 16 oz, $3.98

CC: Steamfresh vegetables, 10 – 16 oz, select, $1.00

CC: Pictsweet Steamables, 8 – 12 oz, $1.00

FL: My essentials frozen veggies, 16 oz, select, $1.00

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

HT: E-Vic Deal: Harris Teeter shredded cheese, 6 – 8 oz, $1.47 each, limit 2 – very good price

HT: Silk yogurt, 5.3 oz, $1.25 - .55/1 coupon from Mambosprouts.com = .15

HT: Yoplait yogurt cups, 6 oz, .46 each

Coupons: .50/5 coupon from 7/12 SS (exp 9/5), $1/10 coupon from 8/2 SS or $1/10 Smart Shopper coupons link above

Savingstar: $1/20 Savingstar cash back offer

HT: YoCrunch yogurt, 6 oz, .79 - $1/4 coupon from 6/28 SS = .54 each

HT: Yoplait kids yogurt, select 12 – 16 oz, $1.50

Coupons: .35/1 or .75/2 coupons from 8/2 SS

Savingstar: .75/2 Savingstar cash back offer

HT: Sabra Hummus, 10 oz, Buy 2 Get 3 Free = $1.99 each when you buy 5

Coupon: $1/1 printable coupon

HT: Bird’s Eye frozen veggies, select, 16 oz, BOGO for $1.34 each

Harris Teeter frozen vegetables, 32 oz, $2.00

Kroger: Kroger sour cream, 16 oz, $1.00 – very good deal

Kroger: Kroger 8 oz shredded, 6 oz slices, 16 count singles , $1.99

DRINKS

CC: IGA apple juice, 64 oz, $1.48

CC: IGA tea bags, 100 count, $1.50

HT: Old Orchard juice, 64 oz, select 100% juice blends, BOGO for $1.49 each - .50/1 printable coupon from oldorchard.com = .49

HT: HT Traders coffee, 12 oz, BOGO for $3.99 each

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

Kroger: Mott’s juice 64 oz, $1.99 - $1 discount = .99 (part of the buy 4 Get $4 off promo)

Kroger: Kroger orange juice, ½ gallon, $1.25

LF: Starbucks k-cups, 10 count, $6.99 - $2 coupon from 7/12 SS

MILK

CVS: Milk, 1 gallon, $3.59, limit 2

Kroger: Kroger milk, ½ gallon, $1.25 – great deal!

Kroger: Almond Breeze Almond milk, ½ gallon, $2.99 - $1 discount AND .75/1 coupon from 7/12 SS = $1.24 (part of Buy 5 Get $5 off promo)

LF: Better Valu milk, 1 gallon, $2.99

RA: Milk, 1 gallon, $3.39

WG: Milk, 1 gallon, $2.99

EGGS

No egg deals listed in the ads this week

MEAT

Aldi: Fresh 73% lean ground beef, $2.79/lb

Carlie C’s:

Boneless chicken breast fillets, $1.98/lb

Ground beef, family pack, $2.48/lb

Carlie C’s country sausage, $3.28/lb

Baby back ribs, fresh, $3.38/lb

Waltney bologna, 5 oz, .89

Gwaltney meat franks, 12 oz, $1.09

Gwaltney Great Bolony, $1.39

Land O Frost Bistro meats, 6 oz, $2.50 - .75/1 coupon from 8/30 and 7/26 SS

Carolina Pride smoked sausage, 14 oz, 2 for $4.50

Gwaltney sliced bacon, 12 oz, $2.79

Oscar Mayer meat bologna, 16 select, BOGO

Food Lion:

Whole chickens, .99/lb – great price

Hickory smoked ham steak, bone in, fully cooked, $2.49/lb

Pork chops, assorted bone-in, $2.59/lb

Center cut bone-in pork chops, $2.99/lb

Ground turkey, 20 oz package, $2.99/lb

Boneless chuck roast, $3.99/lb

Ground beef, 93% lean, value pack, $4.99/lb

Inland market flounder, 10 oz, $5.49

Boneless top sirloin steaks, value pack, $6.49/lb

Food Lion salmon, 32 oz package, $9.99

Gwaltney roll sausage, 16 oz, $1.99

Buddig premium deli tubs, 16 oz, $3.99 - .75/1 coupon from 8/16 SS = $3.24

Nathan’s beef franks, 11 – 14 oz, $3.49

Harris Teeter:

Center cut pork chops, boneless, $2.99/lb

St. Louis spareribs, $3.97/lb

Ground beef, 94% lean, $3.99/lb

Ground turkey, 93% lean, $3.99/lb

Top sirloin steak, $5.99/lb

Tlapia fillets, $5.99/lb

Snow crab clusters, $6.97/lb

Porterhouse or t-bone steak, $6.99/lb

Argentine shrimp, $7.99/lb

Perdue Short Cuts chicken, 9 oz, BOGO for $2.32 each - .75/1 coupon from 8/23 RP = .82

Cooked Perfect meatballs, 28 count, $2.47 - $1.50 coupon from 8/30 SS = .97

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

Land O Frost Bistro lunch meat, 5 – 6 oz, $3.00 - .75/1 coupon from 8/30 or 7/26 SS = $1.50

Butterball turkey bacon, 12 oz, $2.79

Coupons: .55/1 printable coupon, $1/2 coupon from 7/26 RP

Klement’s smoked and cheesy brats and sausage, 16 oz, $2.24 each

Kroger: Eckrich smoked sausage, 13 – 14 oz, $2.89 - $1 discount AND BOGO coupon from 8/30 RP (part of Buy 5 Get $5 off promo)

Kroger:

Perdue boneless chicken breasts, $1.88/lb

Center cut pork chops, bone-in, value pack, $2.99/lb

Fresh ground chuck, 80% lean, value pack, $3.99/lb

Boneless bottom round roast, beef, $4.99/lb

Tilapia fillets, or cod, $5.99/lb

T-bone steaks, beef, value pack, $6.99/lb

Stony Fork ribeye steak, 16 oz, $6.99

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

White shrimp, 2 lb bag, $15.98

Jamestown bacon, 16 oz, $1.99

Simple Truth breakfast sausage, 12 oz, $2.99

Land O Frost lunch meat, 16 oz, $3.99 - .75/1 coupon from 8/30 SS or 7/26 SS = $3.24

Heritage Farm beef patties, 2 lb, frozen, $4.99

Lowes Foods:

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

Sanderson Farms chicken drums or thighs, family pack, $1.79/lb

Southern style pork ribs, $3.29/lb

Sirloin tip roast, family pack, boneless, $3.99/lb

Catfish fillets, $6.99/lb

Tilapia fillets, $7.99/lb

Fresh Argentine red shrimp, 2 lb , BOGO for $13.99 ($7/lb)

Frick’s ham steaks, $3.99/lb

Perdue Short Cuts chicken, 9 oz, BOGO for $2.50 each - .75/1 coupon from 8/23 RP = $1.00

Mama Lucia meatballs, select 25 oz, BOGO for $3.75 each - $1 Lowes Foods digital coupon = $2.75

Steak-Umm steaks, 21 oz, BOGO for $6 each - $1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = $5.00

Publix:

Pork loin rib chops, center cut, $3.49/lb

Boneless chuck pot roast, $5.99/lb

MISCELLANEOUS GROCERY

CC: IGA canned vegetables, select, 2 for $1

CC: IGA instant oatmeal, 10 – 12 pack, $1.25

CC: IGA creamy peanut butter, 40 oz, $3.25

CVS: General Mills cereal, select, 8.9 – 12.2 oz.

Sale: $1.88

Coupons: $1/3 coupon from 8/2 SS, $1/2 Cheerios and .50/1 Reese’s Puffs coupons from Smart Shopper coupons link recently, .75/1 Chex cereal and Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal coupons from Pillsbury.com recently

Savingstar: $1/2 Cheerios Savingstar cash back offer

FL: Margaret Holmes canned vegetables, select, $1 - .25/1 coupon from 7/26 RP = .75

FL: Green Giant canned vegetables, select, .79

FL: Chicken of the Sea chunk light tuna, 5 oz, .82

Food Lion instant oatmeal, 10.9 – 15.1 oz, $1.00

HT: Domino sugar, 4 lb bag, BOGO for $1.79 each - .75/2 coupon from Redplum.com or possible coupon in 9/13 coupon inserts

HT: Hanover beans, various kidney beans, black beans, Great Northern beans, pinto beans, 15.5 oz, $1.00 - .55/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = .45 each – great deal       

HT: Jif peanut butter, 16 oz, $2.50 - .50/2 coupon from 8/2 RP = $2.00 each

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

Kroger: General Mills cereals, select, 9 – 13 oz (part of Buy 5 Get $5 off promo)

Sale: $2.29 - $1 promo discount

Coupons: $1/2 Cheerios from Smart Shopper coupons link above, .50/1 Honey Nut Cheerios Kroger digital coupon, $1/3 coupon from 8/2 SS, $1/1 Chex Clusters cereal from Smart Shopper coupons link above (if included in sale), $1/1 Savingstar offer for Chex Clusters, $1/2 Cheerios Savingstar offer, $1/1 Golden Grahams coupon from Pillsbury.com recently, .75/1 Cinnamon Toast Crunch coupon from Pillsbuy.com recently

Kroger: Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, 5 oz, 2 for $1 – very good price (also good donation for the food bank)

Kroger vegetables, select canned, .69

Kroger peanut butter, 15 – 16 oz, $1.79

LF: Mueller’s pasta, select, 12 – 16 oz, $1 - $1/2 coupon from 8/9 SS

LF: Hunt’s pasta sauce, $1

LF: Lowes Foods vegetables, canned, select, .67 each

LF: Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, 5 oz, .79

LF: Ragu pasta sauce, select, $1.67 each - $1/2 coupon from 8/23 RP

LF: General Mills cereals, select

Sale: 5 for $9 (must buy 5 in a single shopping trip to get sale price)

Coupons: $1/2 Cheerios coupon possibly in 9/13 SS, .75/1 coupon for Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal from Pillsbury.com recently, $1/3 GM cereals coupon from 8/2 SS

Savingstar: $1/2 Cheerios, .50/1 Reese’s Puffs, .75/1 Kix Savingstar cash back offers

LF: Jif peanut butter, select, $2 - .50/2 coupon from 8/2 RP = $1.50 each

WG: Kellogg’s cereals, select 8.7 – 13.7 oz, Pop Tarts, 8 pack

Sale: $1.99

Coupons: $1 cereal or Pop Tarts coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the coupons tab, $1/2 cereal coupon from 8/2 RP, $1/3 coupons from 8/30 RP and 7/26 RP (exp 9/6), $1/3 Pop Tarts coupons from 8/30 and 7/26 RP (exp 9/6)

Total after $1 coupon = .99

WG: Skippy peanut butter, 16.3 oz, 2 for $4 with in-ad coupon

PRODUCE

Aldi:

Cucumbers, .39 each – great price

Red onions, 2 lb bag, .49/lb – good price

Carrots, 2 lb bag, .79 – great price

Tomatoes, 20 oz, .99

Baking potatoes, 5 lb bag, $1.69 – very good price

Asparagus, $1.99/lb – good price

Carlie C’s:

Assorted fall squash, .79/lb

Green beans, local, $1.39

Yellow onions, 3 lb bag, $1.89

Fresh Express Romaine, $1.99

Grape tomatoes, pint, $2.19

Red potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.79

Red Delicious apples, 5 lb bag, $4.99

Food Lion:

Green peppers, .69 each

Lemons, .79 each

Yellow or zucchini squash, .99/lb

White onions, .99/lb

Roma tomatoes, $1.29/lb

Red, green or romaine lettuce, $1.49 each

Red vine cluster tomatoes, $1.49/lb

Bartlett pears, $1.49/lb

Broccoli crowns, $1.59/lb

Celery hearts, 1 lb, $1.99

Fresh Express salad blends, 9 – 10 oz, $2.00

Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.50

Cantaloupe, $2.99 each

Harris Teeter:

Peaches, .99/lb

Celery, .99 each

Gala apples, .99/lb

Roma tomatoes, .99/lb

Iceberg lettuce, .99 each - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer starting 9/10

Green seedless grapes, $1.79/lb

Fresh Express Italian Salad Blend, 9 oz, BOGO for $1.84 each

Red grapefruit, 3 lb bag, $1.99

Brussels Sprouts, 1 lb, $1.99

Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.00

Cantaloupe, extra large, $3.00

Earthbound Farm Organic spring and spinach mix, 5 oz, $3.50

Kroger:

Sweet corn, 3 for $1

Hass avocados, .88 each

Gala apples, or Ginger Gold apples, .99/lb

Roma tomatoes, .99/lb

Bartlett pears, .99/lb

English cucumbers, .99 each

Honey Crisp apples, $2.99/lb

Clementines, 3 lb bag, $4.99

Russet potatoes, 8 lb bag, $4.99

Organic red, white, black seedless grapes, $1.99

Organic Gala apples or Bartlett pears, $1.99/lb

Lowes Foods:

Russet potatoes, .88/lb

Butternut or Acorn Squash, 88/lb

Gala apples, .98/lb

Sweet potatoes, .99/lb

Red tomatoes on the vine, hot house, $1.48/lb

Organic red delicious apples, $1.49/lb

Fresh Express spinach, 8 oz, $1.98

Yellow onions, 3 lb bag, $2.00

Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.50

Publix:

Navel oranges, $1.49/lb

Cantaloups, $2.50

Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99


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