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Just the Basics weekly deals

Posted March 10

Just the Basics

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

Sale Dates

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens, Dollar General deals are valid through March 12, 2016. These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through March 13, 2016. These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger deals are valid through March 15, 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

Aldi: L’oven Fresh cinnamon raisin bread, 16 oz, $1.49

FL: Sara Lee butter bread, 20 oz, BOGO for $1.45 each

FL: Thomas’ English muffins, 6 pack, BOGO for $2.14 each

HT: Thomas’ mini bagels, 15 oz, or Bagel Thins, 13 oz, BOGO for $2.24 each - .55/1 coupon from 2/7 SS (DND) = $1.44 ($.89 if they allow it to double)

HT Fresh Foods Market Kaiser Rolls, 4 count, BOPGO for $1.44 each

HT: Thomas’ bagels, 22 oz, BOGO for $1.99 each - .55/1 coupon from 2/7 SS (DND) = $1.69 ($1.14 if they allow it to double)

Kroger: Thomas’ bagels, or English Muffins, 6 – 8 count, BOGO for $1.99each - .55/1 coupon for bagels from 2/7 SS

LF: Rye bread from the bakery, 16 oz, $1.79

DAIRY & FROZEN

Aldi: Happy Farms cream cheese or Neufchatel , 8 oz brick, .89 – great price

Aldi: Season’s Choice steamed broccoli florets, 12 oz, frozen, .99

Aldi: Season’s Choice select frozen veggies, 16 oz, $1.49

Aldi: Countryside Creamery butter, 16 oz, $2.49

CC: PictSweet vegetables, 14- 16 oz, $1.25

FL: Sargento shredded cheese, 6 – 8 oz

Sale: $2.50

Checkout51: .50/1 Checkout51 cash back offer (expires 3/9)

Savingstar: $3 Savingstar cash back offer when you buy $12 worth

FL: Food Lion Natural Sliced Cheese, 8 oz, $2.00

FL: Birds Eye Steamfresh veggies, 10 – 10.8 oz, select, $1.00

HT: Harris Teeter shredded cheese, 6 – 8 oz, Buy 2 Get 3 Free (reg. $3.19 each) = $1.27 each – stock up price! Limit 10

HT: Challenge butter, 16 oz, BOGO for $2.84 - .75/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently = $1.34

HT: Birds Eye Steamfresh veggies, 10 – 14 oz, select, BOGO for $1.34 each

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

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

DRINKS

FL: Tropicana orange juice, 59 oz, $3.00 - $1/1 printable coupon = $2.00

HT: E-Vic deal: Tropicana orange juice, or Farmstand, select, $2.77 - $1/1 printable coupon = $1.77, limit 2

Kroger: Kroger cheese, 12 – 16 oz, $2.99

Kroger: Kroger vegetables, 12 – 12 oz, select, $1.00

MILK

CC: IGA milk, 128 oz, select, $2.68

Kroger: Kroger milk, ½ gallon, $1.00 – great deal

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

WG: Milk, 1 gallon, $2.29

EGGS

WG: Nice eggs, 1 dozen, $1.89

MEAT

Aldi

Special Meat Buy: Chicken breasts, family pack, fresh, $1.49/lb – great deal

Special Meat Buy: Beef pot roast kit, $2.75 lb, $9.99

Appleton Farms smoked ham-shank portion, .79/lb

Appleton Farms smoked ham-butt portion, .99/lb

Butterball turkey, frozen, $1.19/lb

Appleton Farms spiral sliced half ham, $1.49/lb

Spiral cut double glazed brown sugar ham, $1.79/lb

Appleton Farms NeverAny fresh spiral sliced ham, $3.49/lb

Kirkwood boneless turkey breast, 48 oz, frozen, $8.99

Carlie C’s

Fresh fryer drumsticks or thighs, family pack, .78/lb

Assorted pork chops, family pack, bone-in, $1.38

Country style pork ribs, family pack, bone-in, $1.68/lb

Center cut pork chops, family pack bone-in, $1.98/lb

Whiting fillets, $2.68/lb

Prairie Fresh sirloin roast, select, Peppercorn Garlic or Italian style, $2.78/lb

Boneless beef chuck roast, family pack, $3.68/lb

Boneless beef chuck steaks, $3.88/lb

New York Strip Steak, family pack boneless, $4.68/lb

Nature’s Best salmon fillets, 16 oz, $4.99

NY strip steaks, boneless beef, $6.88/lb

John Morrell meat franks, 12 oz, .88

John Morrell smoked sausage, 7 oz, $1.00

Gwaltney meat franks, 12 oz, $1.09

Carolina Pride roll pork sausage, 16 oz, $1.25

Gwaltney Great Bolony, $1.39

Frosty Morn franks or bologna, $1.39

Frosty Morn sliced bologna, 16 oz, $1.69

Sunnyland jumbos franks, 16 oz, $1.69

Hillshire Farms sausage, 13 – 14 oz, 2 for $5 - .75 coupon from 1/31 RP

John Morrell cocktail smokies, 12 oz, $1.89

Carolina Pride cocktail smokies, 14 oz, $2.50

Gwaltney bacon, 12 oz, $2.50

John Morrell smoked sausage, 2 lb package, $3.59

Steak-umm sandwich steaks, 9 oz, BOGO

The Philly Sandwich steak, 9 oz, beef, BOGO

Food Lion

Food Lion boneless chicken breasts, value pack, $1.99/lb

Swift Premium dry rubbed ½ rack ribs, select flavors, $1.99/lb

Chuck roast, boneless, $2.99/lb

Pork chops, boneless, center cut, $2.99/lb

Inland Market Tilapia fillets, 10 oz, $2.99

Fresh ground chuck, 80% lean, value pack, $3.49/lb

Nature’s Place 85% lean ground turkey, 16 oz package, $3.49

Corned beef brisket, flat cut, $3.99/lb

Nature’s Place boneless chops, $4.99/lb

Oscar Mayer bologna, 16 oz, $2.00

Hillshire Farm rope sausage, 13 – 14 oz

Sale: 2 for $6

Coupons: $1/2 coupon from in-store coupon kiosk, .75/1 coupon from 1/31 RP

Ball Park beef franks, 14 – 15 oz, $2.99

Land O Frost Premium lunch meat, 16 oz, $3.99 - .55/1 printable coupon = $3.44

Harris Teeter

Harris Teeter boneless skinless chicken breast, Buy 2 Get 3 Free = $1.99/lb, limit 5

Beef Stew meat, BOGO for $2.99/lb

Smithfield pork baby back ribs, BOGO for $3.14/lb

Cubed steak, BOGO for $3.29/lb

London broil, BOGO for $3.99/lb

Corned beef brisket, $4.99/lb

Tilpia fillets, $4.99/lb

EZ Peel Shrimp, 2 lb bag, BOGO for $14.99 each

Al Fresco chicken breakfast sausage, 8 oz, $2.99 - $1 printable coupon when you sign up = $1.99

Oscar Mayer Deli Fresh Ham, 9 oz, $3.50 - .75/1 coupon from 1/31 SS = $2.00

Land O Frost Premium lunch meat, 16 oz, $3.99 - .55/1 printable coupon = $2.89

Smithfield bacon, 16 oz, BOGO for $3.49 - $1/2 coupon from 1/24 SS = $2.99

Al Frescco chicken sausage, 12 oz, $3.99 - $1 printable coupon when you sign up = $2.99

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

Butterball turkey bacon, 12 oz, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from 1/3 SS (DND)

Butterball turkey sausage, 14 oz, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from 1/3 SS (DND)

Butterball Natural Inspirations breakfast sausage, 8 oz, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from 1/3 SS (DND)

Kroger

Perdue chicken breasts, $1.99/lb

Boneless pork loin, $1.99/lb

Kroger ground beef, 73% lean, $2.99/lb

Boneless corned beef, $3.99/lb

Boneless pork chops, family pack, $3.99/lb

London broil, $4.49/lb

Simple Truth natural pork back ribs, $4.99/lb

Sea Best Tilapia, frozen, 2 lb bag, $5.99

Mahi Mahi fillets, $5.99/lb

Bone-in strip steaks, $5.99/lb

Salmon fillets, $5.99/lb

Catfish fillets, $5.99/lb

Jumbo white shrimp, $5.99/lb (sold in a 2 lb bag)

Simple Truth natural ground bison, 85% lean, 12 oz package, $6.99

Kroger breakfast sausage, 12 – 16 oz, $2.50

Lowes Foods

Perdue drumsticks or thighs, jumbo pack, .99/lb

Frick’s smoked ham portions, $1.89/lb

Smithfield boneless pork loin, $2.69/lb

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

Butterball lean ground turkey, 16 oz, $2.99

Sanderson Farms boneless chicken breasts, $2.99/lb

Corned beef flat, $4.47/lb

Corned beef eye of round, $4.99/lb

Whole boneless strips, $6.97/lb

Carolina shrimp, raw, $6.99/lb

NY strip steaks, family pack, $7.97/lb

Star Classic cooked and peeled tail-on white shrimp, 1 lb, $7.99

Argentine colossal shrimp, 32 oz, raw, BOGO

Ball Park meat franks, 15 oz, $2.39 - .55/1 coupon from 3/6 RP or 1/31 RP (DND)

Hillshire Farm smoked sausage or kielbasa, $3.49 - .75 coupon from 1/31 RP (DND – expires 3/13)

Steak-Umm sliced steaks, 21 oz, BOGO

Walgreens: Butterball turkey bacon, 6 oz, $1.29 - .55/1 coupon from 1/3 SS

MISCELLANEOUS GROCERY

CC: Mahatma flavored rice, 5 oz, .50 - .50/1 coupon from 1/31 RP = FREE

CC: Mahatma rice, 10 oz, $1 - .50/1 coupon from 1/31 RP = .50

CC: Margaret Holmes vegetables, 14.5 – 15 oz, .88

CVS: Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, 5 oz, .77

CVS: General Mills cereals, select, $1.88

Coupons: $1/3 coupon from 2/21 SS, $1/2 coupon for Toast Crunch, Cocoa Puffs or Lucky Charms from Smart Shopper coupons link recently, .50/1 coupons for Lucky Charms and Honey Nut Cheerios from Smart Shopper coupons link above

Savingstar: .50/1 Lucky Charms and Honey Nut Cheerios  Savingstar cash back offers

Total after .50/1 coupon = $1.38

DG: Libby’s canned vegetables, select, 14.5 – 15.25 oz, 2 for $1

DG: Starkist chunk light tuna in water or oil, 5 oz, .65

FL: Food Lion canned vegetables, select, 14.5 – 15.25 oz, .68 each

FL: Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes cereal, 15 oz

Sale: $2.00

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/3 coupon from 2/28 RP, $1/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above recently

Total after $1 coupon = $1.00

HT: Kellogg’s Raisin Bran, select, 18 oz

Sale: BOGO for $1.87 each

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/3 coupon from 2/28 RP, $1/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above recently

Total after $1 coupon = .87

HT: Kellogg’s Apple Jacks, Corn Pops and Froot Loops cereals, 12.2 - 12.5 oz,

Sale: BOGO for $1.99 each

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/3 coupon from 2/28 RP, .50/1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab

Total after .50/1 coupon = .99

HT: Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes cereal, 15 oz

Sale: BOGO for $2.14 each

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/3 coupon from 2/28 RP, $1/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above recently

Total after $1 coupon = $1.14

Kroger: Kellogg’s and Post cereal, select, $2.77 - $1 Buy 5 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: Kroger beans, or tomatoes, 14.5 – 15.5 oz can, 2 for $1

LF: Bumble Bee light tuna, 5 oz can or seasoned pouches, 2.5 oz, .88 - $1/2 pouches coupon from 1/31 SS = .38 each

RA: Kellogg's cereal or bars, select (ad does not specify which ones)

Sale: 2 for $5

Plenti: 100 reward points when you buy 2, limit 2

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

WG: Bumble Bee chunk light tuna, 5 oz can, .75 with in-ad coupon

WG: Nice peanut butter, 18 oz, 2 for $3 with in-ad coupon

PRODUCE

Aldi

Strawberries, 16 oz, .99 – super price!

Kiwi, 16 oz, $1.69 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Navel oranges, 4 lb bag, $1.80

Grapefruit, 5 lb bag, $1.95 - .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Lemons, 2 lb bag, $1.98

Peaches, plums or nectarines, 2 lb bag, $1.98 – very good price

Carlie C’s

Cucumbers, 2 for $1

Broccoli crowns, $1.49/lb

Red seedless grapes, $1.99/lb

White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.39 each

Eastern red apples, 3 lb bag, $2.99

Food Lion

Green cabbage, .39/lb

Sweet onions, .89 /lb - .25 ibotta cash back offer AND .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Food Lion baby carrots, 1 lb bag, $1.29

Roma tomatoes, $1.29/lb

Hass avocados, $1.29 each

Broccoli crowns, $1.49

Strawberries, 1 lb, $2.50

Cantaloupe, $2.50

Dole salad mix, 9 – 12 oz, $2.50

Cara Cara navel oranges, 3 lb bag, $2.79

Red potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

Red grapefruit, 5 lb bag, $3.99

Harris Teeter

White onions, .50/lb - .25 ibotta cash back offer AND .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

Large mangoes, $1 each

Tomatoes on the vine, $1.49/lb

Lady Alice apples, $1.49/lb

White mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.50

HT Farmers Market shredded iceberg lettuce, 10 oz, $1.50

Grape tomatoes, pint, BOGO for $1.64 each

Mini sweet peppers, 1 lb bag, $1.99

Lemons, 1 lb bag, $1.99

Strawberries, 1 lb, BOGO for $2.99/lb

Farmer’s Market potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3

Organic blackberries, 6 oz, BOGO

Kroger

Green cabbage, .49/lb

Red, orange, yellow bell peppers, .99 each – very good price

Avocados, .99 each

Roma tomatoes, .99/lb

Organic green cabbage, .99/lb

Kale, collard, mustard or turnip greens, .99/lb

Simple Truth organic Russet potatoes, 3 lb bag, $1.99

Peaches, nectarines or plums, $1.99/lb

Red seedless grapes, $2.49/lb

Cantaloupe, $2.50

Organic lemons, 2 lb bag, $3.49

Lowes Foods

Broccoli crowns, fresh, .99/lb – great deal (only valid Friday – Sunday)

Green cabbage, .39/lb

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

Sweet potatoes, from NC, .99

Macoun apples, $1.49/lb

Red tomatoes on the vine, hot house grown, $1.99/lb

Mini sweet peppers, 8 oz, $2.00

Red potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.50

Yellow cooking onions, 3 lb bag, $2.50 - .25 ibotta cash back offer AND .25 Checkout51 cash back offer

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