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Just the Basics weekly deals

Posted January 14

Just the Basics

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

Sale Dates

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens, Dollar General deals are valid through January 16, 2016. These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through January 17, 2016. These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger and Publix deals are valid through January 19, 2016. 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

WM = WalMart

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

BREAD

FL: Arnold Country Classic or Whole Grain Classic breads, 24 oz, BOGO for $1.99 each - .55/1 coupon from 1/3 or 10/18 SS = $1.44

HT: Lender’s bagels, 17.1 oz, BOGO for .97 - $1/2 coupon from Smartsource.com recently = .47 each

HT: Old El Paso flour tortillas, 8.2 and 11 oz, $1.25 - .50/1 coupon from 1/10 SS = .25

HT: Arnold bread, select, 24 oz, BOGO For $2.14 each - .55/1 coupon from 1/3 SS (coupon indicates DND)

Kroger: Italian bread from Kroger bakery, $1.00

Kroger BBQ sauce, 17 – 18.5 oz, $1.00

Kroger tortilla chips, 7 – 10 oz, $1.00 (good price)

Kroger bread 20 oz or buns, 8 count, select, $1.25

LF: Lowes Foods hamburger or hot dog buns, 8 count, $1.19

LF: Flatout bread, 6 count, BOGO for $1.75 each

LF: Bolillo or telera rolls, 6 count, $1.99

LF: Thomas’ English muffins, BOGO for $2.14 each

DAIRY & FROZEN

Aldi: Shredded Mexican cheese, 32 oz, $6.29 (sale as paying $1.57 for an 8 oz bag)

CC: Borden shredded or chunk cheese, 6 – 8 oz select, $1.66- $1 coupon from 12/6 SS = .66 – excellent price!

HT: Pillsbury Grands biscuits, 16.3 oz, $1.00

Coupon: $1/2 coupon for any Pillsbury baked goods from Smart Shopper coupons link above recently, .40/3 and $1/3 coupons from 1/10 SS, 12/6 and 12/13 SS, 11/8, 11/15 and 11/22 SS

HT coupon: $1/2 HT digital coupon

Total after HT coupon and printable coupon = 2 for FREE!

HT: Dannon Light & Fit single cups, .50 - $1/4 coupon from 1/3 SS = .25 each

HT: Yoplait Greek yogurt, 5.3 oz, .88 - .50/2 coupon from Pillsbury.com recently = .38 each

HT: Dannon Light & Fit yogurt, 4 pack, BOGO for $1.39 each - $1coupon from 1/3 SS = .39 – great price

HT: Harris teeter American cheese singles, 12 oz, BOGO For $1.49 each

HT: Harris Teeter shredded and bar cheese, 8 oz, BOGO For $1.64 each

HT: Birds Eye Steamfresh Flavor Full vegetables, 9.5 =- 10 oz, $2.28 - $1.50 coupon from 1/10 SS = .78

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

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

Kroger: Green Giant or Kroger frozen veggies, select 7 – 12 oz, $1.00

LF: Philadelphia cream cheese bricks, 8 oz, $1.50 - $1/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently = $1 each

LF: Pillsbury Grands biscuits, 16.3 oz

Sale: $1.00

Gas Rewards: Buy 6 and get a 10-cent bonus gas reward

Coupon: $1/2 coupon for any Pillsbury baked goods from Smart Shopper coupons link above recently, .40/3 and $1/3 coupons from 1/10 SS, 12/6 and 12/13 SS, 11/8, 11/15 and 11/22 SS

LF: Green Giant boxed vegetables, 7.5 – 10 oz

Sale: $1.00

Gas Rewards: Buy 10 and get a 10-cent bonus gas reward

DRINKS

CC: Morning Fresh Farms orange juice, 64 oz, $2.00

HT: Old Orchard juice, 64 oz. $1.66 - .50/1 coupon from oldorchard.com = .66

HT: Juicy Juice juice, 64 oz, $2 - .55/1 coupon from 1/10 SS = .90

WG: Nice orange juice, 59 oz, $1.99

Milk

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

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

LF: Better Valu milk, 1 gallon, $2.99 (every day price)

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

WG: Milk, 1 gallon, $2.79, limit 2

EGGS

CC: Garner location only egg deals: 1 dozen eggs for .79 each, limit 2 – fantastic price!

CC: Eggs, large, 1 dozen, .99 – excellent price!

MEAT

Aldi:

73% lean ground beef, 5 lb package for $9.95 ($1.99/lb)

Pork sirloin roast, fresh, $1.99/lb

90% lean ground sirloin, $4.39/lb

Bottom round roast, $4.49/lb

Sirloin tip steak, thin sliced, $4.99/lb

Sea Queen medium cooked shrimp, 12 oz., $4.99

Top sirloin steak, $5.39/lb

Top round steak, $5.49/lb

Carlie C’s:

Garner location only deal: Assorted pork chops, bone-in, 8 lb pack, .98/lb – great price

Garner location only deal on Country Style pork ribs, bone-in, family pack, $1.18/lb

Assorted pork chops, family pack, bone-in, $1.28/lb – very good price

Country style pork ribs, bone-in, family pack, $1.48/lb

Garner location only deal on center cut pork chops, bone-in family pack, $1.58/lb

Garner location only deal on chicken breast fillets, $1.58/lb – fabulous deal!

Center cut pork chops, bone in family pack, $1.78/lb

Chicken breast fillets, boneless, $1.78/lb – great price

Trout fillets, $2.78/lb

Chuck roast, boneless beef, $3.38/lb

Chuck steaks, family pack, $3.58/lb

Beef boneless sirloin steak, $3.98/lb – great price

Nature’s Best Seafood shrimp, 2 lb bag,31 – 40 count, $10.98

Buddig deli lunchmeat, 8 oz, $2.00 - .75/1 coupon from 12/13 SS

Carolina Pride roll pork sausage, 16 oz, $1.50

Sugardale diced ham, 8 oz, $1.69

Sunnyland jumbos franks, 16 oz, $1.69

Butterball turkey sausage, smoked, 14 oz, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from 1/3 SS or .75/1 coupon from butterball.com

Star’s Red Hots, 16 oz, $1.99

Carolina Pride sliced ham, 10 oz, $2.00

Sugardale bacon, 12 oz, $2.69

Johnsonville Italian sausage, 16 oz ground, $3.50

Star’s smoked sausage, 2 lb, $3.99

Sugardale sliced bacon, 3 lb package, $9.99

Food Lion:

Chicken drumsticks or thighs, value pack, .99/lb

Whole Boston Butt, pork, .99/lb – good deal

Nature’s Place chicken drumsticks or thighs, $1.49/lb

Inland Market Tilapia, 10 oz, $2.99

Nature’s Place boneless pork loin, $3.49/lb

93% lean ground beef, value pack, $4.49/lb

Beef shoulder roast, $4.99/lb

T-bone steaks, value pack, $5.99/lb

Nature’s Place chicken breast, 24 oz, $5.99

Oscar Mayer bologna, excludes beef, 16 oz, $2.00

Steak-umm beef sandwich steaks, 9 oz, BOGO for $2.20 each

Hormel Natural Choice lunch meat, 8 oz, $2.99- .50/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently = $2.49

Food Lion cooked ham, $3.99/lb

Harris Teeter:

Chicken leg quarters, value pack, .39/lb – great price

80% lean ground chuck, $2.99/lb, limit 4

Smithfield Pork baby back ribs, $3.99/lb

Snow crab clusters, $5.99/lb

EZ peel shrimp, $5.99/lb

Porterhouse, t-bone, bone-in rib steak, $6.99/lb

Land O Frost Black Forest and Honey Cured ham lunch meat, 13 oz, $3.49 - .75/1 coupon from 1/10 SS = $1.99

Harris Teeter sliced bacon, 12 oz, BOGO For $2.13 each

Mama Lucia meatballs, 20 oz, $3.50 - $1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above recently = $2.50

Oscar Mayer beef franks, select, 14 – 15 oz, BOGO For $3.24 each

Kroger:

Heritage Farm chicken leg quarters, 10 lb bag, .49/lb

Kroger ground beef, 73% lean, 3 lb roll, $5.97 ($1.99/lb) – good price

Assorted pork chops, bone-in, value pack, $1.99/lb

Pork spare ribs, $1.99/lb

Tyson boneless chicken breasts, $1.99/lb

Smithfield ham steak, sliced, bone-in, $2.99.lb

Boneless pork chops, value pack, $3.99/lb

Angus boneless top sirloin steak, value pack, $5.99/lb

Tilapia fillets, or Cod, $5.99/lb

Simple Truth natural ground beef, 85% lean, 1 lb, $5.99

Ribeye steak, boneless beef, $6.99/lb

Bar-S hot dogs, 16 oz, $1.00

Oscar Mayer bologna, 12 oz, $1.00

Smithfield bacon, 12 – 16 oz, $2.99 - $1/2 coupon from 12/6 SS = $2.49 each

Eckrich smoked sausage, 13 – 14 oz, $2.50

Kroger deli style lunchmeat, 16 oz, $3.50

Lowes Foods:

Fresh salmon fillets, $4.94/lb (only valid Fri – Sun)

Smithfield Boneless center cut pork chops, BOGO for $2.99/lb

Panamei Tilapia Fillets, $2.99/lb

Perdue perfect portions boneless chicken breast, 22.4 – 24 oz, BOGO for $4.99

Whole boneless eye of round, BOGO for $3.99/lb

80% lean ground chuck, 3 lb package, $11.97 ($3.99/lb)

Smithfield boneless pork tenderloins, $3.99/lb

Jumbo raw Argentine shrimp, BOGO for $6.99/lb

Carolina Pride Cocktail smokies, $2.49 each

Bob Evans sausage rolls, 16 oz, $2.79

Burger’s Smokehouse sliced bacon, 12 oz, BOGO

The Philly Steak sandwich steaks, 9 oz, BOGO

MISCELLANEOUS GROCERY

CVS: Kellogg’s Special K cereal and select bars

Sale: 3 for $8

Extrabucks: $3 Extrabucks reward when you buy 3, limit 1

Coupons: $1/1 cereal coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/2 coupon from 12/13 RP

Total after 3 of the $1 coupons and reward = .66 each

CVS: Bumble Bee solid white tuna in water, 5 oz can, .88

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

HT: Harris Teeter peanut butter, 28 oz, 2 for $5 – great deal for PB! (must buy 2)

HT: Barilla pasta sauce, 24 oz, $2.00 - .75 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above AND .75/1 HT digital coupon = FREE!

HT: Mueller’s pasta, select, 12 – 16 oz, BOGO for .94 each - $1/2 coupon from 1/3 SS = .44 each

HT: Skippy peanut butter, 15 – 16.3 oz, $2.00 - .55/1 printable coupon = .90

Kroger: Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, 4 oz can, 2 for $1 – very good price – great item to donate to the food bank

Kroger: Kellogg’s Special K cereal or bars

Sale: $1.99

Coupons: $1/3 coupons from 1/10 RP, $1 cereal coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points

Savingstar: $1/2 Savingstar cash back offer

Total after $1 coupon = .99

Kroger: General Mills cereal, select, $1.99

Coupons: $1/3 coupons from 1/10 and 12/6 SS, $1/2 Cheerios and Chex coupons from Kroger digital coupons, $1/2 Chex cereal coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, .50/1 Lucky Charms coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, $1/2 Chex cereal coupon from 12/13 SS

Savingstar: $1/2 Cheerios, $1/2 Chex and .50/1 Lucky Charms Savingstar cash back offers

Kroger: Post cereals, select, $1.99

Coupons: .75/1 Honey Bnches of Oats coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above or Kroger digital coupon, .50/1 Post cereal coupon for multiple varieties from Kroger digital coupons

LF: Kellogg’s kids cereals, select, 3 for $5 (must buy 3 for sale)

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/3 coupon from 12/13 RP, $1/2 coupon from 12/13 RP, select coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab

Total after $1/3 coupon = 3 for $4

Total after 3 of the $1 coupons = .66 each

LF Jif peanut butter, 15.5 – 16 oz, $2.00

WG: Chicken of the Sea tuna, 5 oz, .69 with in-ad coupon, limit 3

PRODUCE

Aldi:

Bananas, .29/lb

Avocados, .59 each

Little Salad Bar garden salad, 12 oz. bag, .69

Mangos, .79 each

Roma tomatoes, .99 for a 16 oz package

Organic baby carrots, 16 oz bag, .99

Little Salad Bar spinach, 8 oz, $1.49

Various garden salads, 5 – 9 oz, $1.49

Blueberries, 1 pint, $1.99

Multi-color peppers, 16 oz package, $1.79

Simply Nature Organic spring mix, 5 oz. package

Carlie C’s:

Florida juice oranges, 3 for $1

Green peppers, .69 each

Harvest Fresh collard greens, from NC, $1.19/lb

Fresh Express salads, Garden or shredded lettuce, select, $1.79

White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.49

Eastern apples, 3 lb bag, $2.99

Food Lion:

Kiwi, 2 for $1

Cara Cara or Blood oranges, .79 each

Hass avocados, .99 each

Food Lion baby carrots, 1 lb bag, $1.29

Grape tomatoes, pint, $1.49

Food Lion yellow onions, 3 lb bag, $1.49

Broccoli crowns, $1.49/lb

Food Lion white mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.59

White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2

Strawberries, 1 lb, $2.50

Dole salad mix, 9 – 12 oz, $2.50

Navel oranges, 8 lb bag, $4.99

Harris Teeter:

Kiwi fruit, 4 for $1 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Navel oranges, .60 each

Red Delicious apples, .99/lb

Red grapefruit, $1.00 each - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Tomatoes on the vine, $1.49/lb

Romaine leaf lettuce, $1.79

Sweet butter salad, 6 oz, $1.99

Sweet blackberries, 6 oz, $1.99

Cantaloupe, extra large, $2.00

Blueberries, 1 pint, $2.99

Yukon Gold potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

White and russet potatoes, 5 lb, $2.99

Organic romaine hearts, 3 count, $2.99

Kroger:

Gala, Fuji, Granny Smith, Red or Golden Delicious apples, 3 for .99

Cara Cara oranges, 2 for .99

Hass avocados, .99 each

Mangoes, .99 each

Red, green or romaine lettuce, .99/bunch

Yellow sweet onions, 2 lb bag, $1.50

Mini peeled carrots, 2 lb bag, $1.99

Red grapefruit, 5 lb bag, $3.99

Mandarins, 3 lb bag, $4.99

Organic Fuji apples or select pears, $1.99/lb

Organic russet potatoes, 3 lb bag, $2.49

Organic blackberries, 6 oz, $3.49

Lowes Foods:

Lemons. 2 for $1

Yellow onions, .78/lb

Russet baking potatoes, .88/lb

Cara Cara oranges, .89 each

Kale greens, .99 each

Green bell peppers, $1.29 each

Fresh Express Spinach, 8 oz, $1.98

Yellow onions, 3 lb bag, $2

White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.50

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  • TJ84 Jan 15, 2016

    Doesn't the store that sold the powerball ticket also get a million? I bought a ticket there the time before the last drawing. So close...

  • Amomoftwo Jan 14, 2016

    I said the same thing to my hubby..I bet it's a couponer!! Wouldn't that be awesome!!! So happy for them!

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Jan 14, 2016

    ctya - that would be so neat! That HT must be all worked up knowing they sold such a big winner.

  • ctya Jan 14, 2016

    Looks like someone at the 401/1010 hit the powerball for 2 million. Wow!!!! Coagulations, I told my mom I hope it was a couponer getting a RC. :-)