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Just the Basics weekly deals

Posted March 3

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 March 5, 2016. These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through March 6, 2016. These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger and Publix deals are valid through March 8, 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

PB = Publix

WM = WalMart

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

BREAD

HT: Lender’s bagels, 17.1 oz, BOGO for .97

Harris Teeter tortillas, 12.7 – 25 oz, BOGO for .99

HT: Thomas’ bagel thins, 13 oz, BOGO for $1.99 - .55/1 coupon from 2/7 SS (DND) = $1.44 (.89 if coupon doubles)

HT: Thomas’ English muffins, 6 count, BOGO for $2.14 each

HT: King’s Hawaiian rolls, 12 count, BOGO for $2.49 each

Kroger: Thomas’ English Muffins, 6 – 12 count, BOGO for $1.99 each

LF: French bread, $1.49 each

DAIRY & FROZEN

Aldi: Season’s Choice steamable California medley, 12 oz, frozen, .95

CC: IGA frozen vegetables, select, 16 oz, $1.00

FL: Pillsbury Grands biscuits, select 16.3 oz

Sale: 2 for $3

Promotion: Buy 2 and get $1 off at register

Coupon: $1/3 coupons from 1/10 SS, .40/2 coupon from 1/31 SS

Savingstar: $1/2 Savingstar cash back offer

FL: Pillsbury crescent or cinnamon rolls, 8 – 13.9 oz select

Sale: 2 for $4

Promotion: Buy 2 and get $1 off at register

Coupon: $1/3 coupons from 2/7 SS or 1/10 SS, .40/2 crescent coupon from 1/31 SS

Savingstar: $1/2 Savingstar cash back offer

FL: Food Lion chunk or shredded cheese, 16 oz, $3.50 (like paying $1.75 for an 8 oz bag)

FL: PictSweet vegetables, 22 – 28 oz, $2.50

HT: Harris Teeter sliced cheese, 8 oz, BOGO for $1.49 each – good deal!

HT: Birds Eye frozen veggies, select, 9 – 16 oz, $1.50

Kroger: Buy 5 Get $5 off deal: Sargento cheese, select, 7 – 8 oz, $2.77 - $1 discount and .40/2 coupon from 1/24 SS (exp 3/6) = $1.57 each

Kroger: Buy 5 Get $5 off deal: Kraft cheese, select, 7 – 8 oz (ad shows cheese block), $2.77 - $1 discount = $1.77

Kroger: Kroger frozen vegetables, 10 – 12 oz, $1.00

LF: Birds Eye vegetables, 10 – 16 oz, $1.25

DRINKS

DG: Orange Juice, ½ gallon, $2.00

HT: Harris Teeter apple juice, 64 oz, $1.50

WG: Nice orange juice, 59 oz, $1.99

WG: Good & Delish apple juice, 64 oz, $1.99

MILK

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

EGGS

HT: E-Vic deal - Harris Teeter eggs, 18 count, $1.97. limit 2

MEAT

Aldi

Special Meat Buy: Chicken drumsticks, fresh, family pack, .49/lb (4.5 average weight)

Special Meat Buy: Corned beef points, $2.99/lb

Kirkwood chicken leg quarters, 5 lb weight, .89/lb

Kirkwood chicken drumsticks, 3 lb average weight, fresh, .99/lb

Kirkwood frehs chicken thighs, 3.5 ave. weight, .99/lb

Kirkwood chicken breasts, 2 lb ave. weight, $2.49/lb

Simply Nature organic 100% grass fed 85/15 ground beef, $6.99/lb

Kirkwood ground turkey, 16 oz, frozen, $1.89

Sea Queen beer battered fish fillets, 19 oz, frozen, $3.29

Carlie C’s

Split fryer breast, family pack, .98/lb

Garner location only deal: Ground beef, family pack, $1.78/lb (5 lbs or more)

Pork spare ribs, family pack, $1.98/lb

Ground beef, family pack, $1.98/lb

Sugardale bacon, 12 oz, $2.69

Trout fillets, fresh, $2.78/lb

Carlie c’s meatloaf, $3.18/lb

Prairie Fresh pork tenderloin, $3.68/lb

Garner location only: Ribeye roast, bone-in, $4.18/lb

Ribeye roast, $4.58/lb

Garner location only: Ribeye steak, bone-in, $4.58/lb

Ribeye steak, bone-in, $4.98/lb

Nature’s Best Seafood shrimp, 2 lb bag, $11.16 ( $5.58/lb)

Carolina Pride hot dogs, 12 oz or bologna, 12 oz, .88

Eckrich bologna, 14 oz, $1.00

Carolina Pride ham, 10 oz, $2.00

Carolina Pride smoked sausage, 14 oz, $2.00

Smithfield bacon, 12 oz, $3.00 - $1/2 coupon from 1/24 SS = $2.50 each

Carolina Pride beef sausage, 13 oz, $2.50

Carolina Pride turkey breast, 10 oz, $3.00

Jimmy Dean pork sausage, 1 lb roll, $3.00

Land O Frost lunch meats, 1 lb, ham or turkey, $4.00

Smithfield honey ham at the deli, $4.99/lb

Food Lion

Pork picnics, fresh, whole, .79/lb

Pork back ribs, $3.49/lb

Inland Market cod fillets, 10 oz, $3.69

Beef shoulder roast or stew meat, $4.49/lb

Inland Market salmon, apple citrus or lemon cracked pepper, 10 oz, $5.99

Boneless NY strip steak, value pack, $6.99/lb

Food Lion raw shrimp16 oz, $6.99

Food Lion Tilapia or Swai fillets, 40 – 48 oz, $9.99

Nature’ Place meat & seafood, 25% off

Oscar Mayer beef hot dogs, 15 – 16 oz, $2.50

Jimmy Dean sausage, 16 oz, $2.99

Gwaltney bacon, 16 oz, $3.49

Harris Teeter

Smithfield whole Boston Butt pork roast, $1.49/lb

Fresh Split Chicken Breasts, BOGO for $1.34/lb

Whole boneless sirloin tip roast, $4.97/ lb

Snow crab clusters, $6.97/lb

EZ Peel Raw Shrimp, 32 oz, BOGO for $13.99 ($6.99/lb)

Johnsonville meatballs, 24 oz, BOGO for $4.99 each

Oscar Mayer bologna, 8 to 16 oz, BOGO for $1.29 and up

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

Kroger

Heritage Farm chicken drumsticks or thighs, .88/lb

Heritage Farm whole fryer chicken, .88/lb

Assorted pork chops, value pack, $2.49/lb

Pork back ribs, $2.99/lb

Fresh Ground chuck, 80% lean, 3 lb package, $3.49/lb

Kroger ground turkey 85% lean, 16 oz, $3.50

Boneless chuck roast, $3.99/lb

Tilapia fillets, fresh, $4.99/lb

Gwaltney hot dogs, 12 – 16 oz or bologna, 12 oz, $1.00

Sea Cuisine crusted fish fillets, select, frozen, 8.5 – 10 oz, BOGO - $1 coupon from Smartsource.com

Lowes Foods

Sanderson Farms drumsticks or thighs, family pack, .99/lb

Smithfield Boston Butt pork roast, $1.99/lb

Perdue boneless chicken breasts, BOGO for $2.99/lb - $1/2 coupon for Perdue fresh items from Smart Shopper coupons link recently

Chuck roast, $3.99/lb

Salmon fillets, $6.99/lb

Argentine jumbo shrimp, 2 lb bag, BOGO for $13.99 each ($6.99/lb)

Butterball smoked turkey sausage or lielbasa, 14 oz, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from 1/3 SS = $1.40

Crab Classic seafood, 8 oz, BOGO for $1.50 eachw

MISCELLANEOUS GROCERY

CC: Luck’s beans, or peas, 15 oz, .75

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

CC: Peter Pan peanut butter, 13 – 16.3 oz, $1.68

CVS: Bumble Bee solid white tuna in water, 5 oz can, 4 for $5 - $1/4 store coupon from in-store coupon kiosk = 4 for $4, limit 1 offer

CVS: General Mills cereals, Fiber One bars, Nature Valley bars, select

Sale: $1.99

Coupon: .75/1 Honey Nut Cheerios and Toast Crunch coupons from Pillsbury.com, $1/3 cereal coupon from 2/21 SS, $1/2 cereal coupon for select varieties from Smart Shopper coupons link above

Savingstar: $1/2 Savingstar cash back offer

CVS: Kellogg’s family size cereals, 18 – 26.8 oz, 2 for $6 - $1/1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points = $2 (a good deal for the 26 oz size)

FL: Mueller’s pasta, 12 – 16 oz, .99 - $1/2 coupon from 2/7 SS = .49 each

FL: Food Lion peanut butter, 16.3 – 18 oz, $1.79

DG: Kellogg’s cereals, select, General Mills Cheerios, Cinnamon Toast Crunch or Reese’s Puffs, select, Pop Tarts, Pop Tarts Strawberry 12 count, Nutrigrain, Special K Pastry Crisps, Salted Caramel

Sale: 3 for $6

Coupons: $1/1 cereal and Pop Tarts coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/3 Pop Tarts coupon from 1/31 RP, $1/3 General Mills cereal coupon from 2/21 SS, .75/1 Cinnamon Toast Crunch coupon from Pillsbury.com, various Kellogg’s coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the coupon tab

HT: Minute Rice, select $2.50 - .50/1 coupon from 1/31 SS AND $1/1 Checkout51 cash back offer for select varieties = .50

HT: Progresso soup, select, BOGO for $1.34 each

Coupons: .50/2 coupons from 1/31 and 1/10 SS

Ibotta: .50/2 ibotta cash back offer

Total after coupon and ibotta = .59 each

HT: StarKist chunk light tuna, 5 oz, .80

HT: Cascadian Farm cereal, select, 8.6 – 16 oz, $2.50 - .75/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = $1.00

Savingstar: .75/1 Savingstar cash back offer

HT: Ragu pasta sauce, 24 oz, BOGO for $1.09 each

HT: Lucky Charms cereal, 11.5 oz, $2.50 - .50 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above

Savingstar: .50/1 Savingstar cash back offer

Kroger: Buy 5 Get $5 back deal: Kellogg’s and Post cereal, select, $2.77 - $1 discount

Coupons: $1/1 Kellogg’s cereal coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, various Kellogg’s coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the coupon tab, .50/1 Kellogg’s Harvest Mini Wheats cereal from 2/14 RP or Smart Shopper coupons link recently, $1/3 Kellogg’s cereals coupon from 2/28 RP, $1 coupon for Post Honey Bunches of Oats chocolate cereal from Smart Shopper coupons link above, .75/1 coupon for Post Honey Bunches of Oats Crunch O’s cereal from Smart Shopper coupons link above

Total after discount and $1/1 coupon = .77

Kroger: Chicken of the Sea chunk light tuna, 5 oz can, .69

Kroger: Simple Truth Organic Beans, 15 oz, $1.00

Kroger peanut butter, 15 – 16 oz, $1.50

LF: Progresso Vegetable Classics soup, select, $1.00

Coupons: .50/2 coupons from 1/31 and 1/10 SS, $1/3 Lowes Foods digital coupon

Ibotta: .50/2 ibotta cash back offer

LF: Bumble Bee chunk white tuna, 5 oz, $1.00

RA: Kellogg’s cereal, Pop Tarts and Rice Krispies, select

Sale: $1.97

Coupons: $1/1 s for cereal or Pop Tarts from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab, $1/3 Pop Tarts coupon from 1/31 RP

Total after $1 coupon = .97

WG: Bumble Bee solid white albacore tuna, 5 oz can, .95 with in-ad coupon, limit 4

WG: Kellogg’s cereals, 8.7 – 13.7 oz

Sale: 3 for $6

Coupon: $1/1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab, $1/3 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above

WG: Jif peanut butter, 16 oz, 2 for $4 with in-ad coupon

PRODUCE

Aldi

Avocados, .49 each

Roma tomatoes, 16 oz, .99

Organic baby carrots, 16 oz, .99

Strawberries, 16 oz, $1.49

Grapefruit, 5 lb bag, $1.95

SimplyNature Organic Spring Mix, 5 oz, $1.99

Navel oranges, 4 lb bag, $2.36

Mandarins, 3 lb bag, $2.37

Carlie C’s

Yellow onions, 2 lb bag, $1.19

Roma tomatoes, $1.29/lb

Fresh Express premium romaine 9 oz or , green & crisp 12 oz, $1.99

Russet potatoes, 10 lb bag, $2.99/lb - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Clementines, 2 lb bag, $3.99

Food Lion

Cucumbers, 2 for $1

Iceberg lettuce, .99 each

Food Lion single peppers, red, yellow or orange, $1.29

Grape tomatoes, pint, $1.49

Organic baby peeled carrots, 1 lb, $1.49

Bosc or Red pears, $1.49/lb

Halo clementines, 1 lb bag, $1.99

Red seedless grapes, $1.99/lb

Gala apples, 3 lb bag, $2.99

Food Lion russet potatoes, 10 lb bag, $3.99 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Organic strawberries, 16 oz, $3.99

Harris Teeter

Kiwi fruit, 4 for $1

Green cabbage, 2 for $1

Large lemons, .60 each

Sweet potatoes, .89/lb

Extra large avocados, 4 for $5

Asparagus, $1.49/lb

Red grapefruit, 3 lb bag, $1.49

Fresh Express baby spinach, 5 oz, $1.99

Romaine hearts, 3 count, $1.99

Sweet blackberries, $1.99

Organic apples, $2.49/lb

Earthbound Farm Organic Spring Mix or Spinach, $2.50

American salad mix, 11 oz, $2.50

Sweet blueberries, pint, $2.99

Red creamer potatoes, 3 lb bag, $2.99 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Kroger

Hass avocados, .99 each

Romaine, red or green leaf lettuce, .99 each

Organic red grapefruit, $1.49

Asparagus, $1.99/lb

Yellow onions, 3 lb bag, $1.99

Lady Alice apples, $1.99/lb

Cantaloupe, $2.50

Cara Cara navel oranges, 3 lb bag, $2.99

Blueberries, pint, $2.99

Simple Truth organic grape tomatoes, $2.99

Simple Truth Organic salad, 5 oz, $3.00

Red potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.99 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Lowes Foods

Russet potatoes, .99/lb - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Cara Cara oranges, 4 for $3 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Macoun apples, 4 lbs for $3

Red grapefruit, 4 for $3

Organic Hass avocados, $1.66

White potatoes, 5 lb bag, BOGO for $1.99 each - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Mini sweet peppers, 8 oz, $2

Cauliflower, $3 each

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