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Just the Basics weekly deals

Posted August 5

Just the Basics

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

There are super deals on milk and eggs this week!

Sale Dates

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Dollar General deals are valid through August 6, 2016. These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger and Carlie C’s deals are valid through August 9, 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

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

BREAD

DG: Clover Valley white bread, 20 oz, $1.00

FL: Food Lion bagels, 4 count, BOGO for $1.49 each

FL: Thomas’ bagels or mini bagels, 15 – 20 oz, BOGO

HT: Dough balls in the deli, white or wheat, $1.00 – good price for these (check your Friday e-Vic deals, as well. Some of us got a special offer making these only .47 each)

Kroger: Kroger bread and buns, select, $1.00

Kroger: Nature’s Harvest bread, 20 oz, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above

LF: Thomas’ bagels, 20 oz, BOGO for $2.25 each

Publix: Arnold Bread, Dutch Country, 22 or 24 oz loaf, BOGO for $1.74 - .55/1 coupon from 5/1 SS = $1.19

DAIRY & FROZEN

Aldi: Happy Farms American or Swiss cheese, singles, 12 oz, $1.69

Aldi: Happy Farms deli sliced cheese, 7 – 8 oz, $1.79

Kroger: Kroger jumbo biscuits, 12.4 – 16 oz, $1.00

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

Kroger: Pictsweet veggies, 6 – 10 oz, $1.00

DRINKS

HT: Juicy Juice, 64 oz, $2.19 - .55/1 coupon from 5/22 SS = $1.09

HT: Juicy Juice, 8 count, $2.49 - .55/1 coupon from 5/22 SS = $1.39

HT: Juicy Juice Splashers, 60 oz, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from 5/22 SS = $1.40

HT: Eight O Clock coffee ground coffee, 12 oz, BOGO for $2.79 each - $1 printable coupon

MILK

CC: Garner and Laurinburg Only Deal: IGA milk, 128 oz, $1.99

CC: IGA milk, 128 oz, $2.48

Harris Teeter: Weekend Only Deal (8/6 and 8/7): Milk, 1 gallon, $1.97, limit 2

Kroger: Milk, gallon, $1.99 – great deal!

WG: Milk, 1 gallon, $2.89

EGGS

Aldi: Goldhen eggs, Large, 12 count, .79 – great deal!

MEAT

Aldi

Chicken drumsticks, family pack, .69/lb

Fresh Kirkwood chicken breasts, $2.29/lb

Kirkwood fresh chicken tenderloins, $2.69/lb

Fresh baby back pork ribs, $2.89/lb

Fresh boneless center cut pork chops, $3.69/lb

Fresh 93% lean ground beef, $3.99

Parkview party pack bratwurst, 45.6 oz, $5.99

Strip steaks, twin pack, $6.99/lb

Carlie C’s

Fresh fryer leg quarters, 10 lb bag, .38/lb

Pork picnic, .98/lb

Garner and Laurinburg Only Deal: Ground beef, 5 lb or more package, $1.48/lb

Ground beef, 5 lb or more package, $1.68/lb

Pork spare ribs, family pack, $1.68/lb

Sugardale center cut bacon, 12 oz, $3.29

T-Bone Steaks, Better Value, family pack, $3.98/lb

Nature’s Best seafood tilapia fillets, 2 lb, $5.48

Carl Budding thin sliced meats, 2 oz, 2 for $1 - $1/5 coupon from 7/31 SS

Carolina Pride hot dogs 12 oz red or sliced bologna, 12 oz, $1.00

Gwaltney meat franks, 12 oz, $1.09

Gwaltney Great Bologna, 16 oz, $1.39

Carolina smoked sausage, 14 oz, $2.00

Gwaltney sliced bacon, 12 oz, $2.50

Curtis bacon, 12 oz, $2.50

Flanders beef patties, 2 lb, $3.99

Flanders beef patties, 4 lb, $6.49

Food Lion

Pork picnic, whole, $1.29/lb

Food Lion chicken wings, family pack, $1.99/lb

Food Lion boneless chicken breast, family pack, $1.99/lb

Food Lion hickory smoked ham steak, bone-in fully cooked, $1.99/lb

80% lean fresh ground chuck, $3.29/lb

73% lean fresh ground beef patties, $3.69/lb

Cedar Plank Salmon, 10 oz, select varieties, $4.99

Beef shoulder roast, $5.49/lb

Inland Market flounder, 10 oz, $5.59

Food Lion raw shrimp, 16 – 20 count, $6.49

Boneless ribeye steak, $6.99/lb

Gwaltney bacon, 16 oz, $3.79

Harris Teeter

HT E-Vic deal: Butterball turkey bacon, 12 oz, .97, limit 2

Coupons: .55/1 coupon from 6/19 SS, $1/2 coupon from 5/22 SS, .55 printable coupon

Savingstar: $3 Savingstar cash back offer when you spend $12 on participating Butterball products

Total after coupon = FREE!

Split chicken breasts, BOGO for $1.34/lb

Whole pork tenderloin, Smithfield, BOGO for $2.99/lb

Harris Teeter ham, bone-in sliced, hardwood smoked, center cut, $3.67/lb

Pork baby back ribs, Smithfield, $3.97

Beef bone-in chuck steak, $3.97/lb

Tilapia fillets, $5.99/lb

Argentine snow crab clusters, $6.99/lb

Oscar Mayer bologna, select, 8 – 16 oz, BOGO for $1.29 to $2.99 each

Hebrew National beef franks, 11 – 12 oz, BOGO for $2.99

Kroger

Perdue chicken drumsticks or thighs, .99/lb

Whole chicken, .99/lb

Pork Boston Butt, bone-in pork shoulder, $1.69/lb

Boneless pork loin, $1.79/lb

Heritage Farm chicken wings, or boneless thighs, $1.79/lb

Sugardale ham steaks, bone-in, $2.49/lb

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

Kroger ground turkey, 85% lean, 16 oz, $2.50

Kroger St. Louis style ribs, $3.49/lb

Top Sirloin steaks, value pack, $4.99/lb

Jumbo white shrimp, $4.99/lb

Tilapia fillets, $4.99/lb

Catfish fillets, $5.99/lb

Snow crab clusters, 5 lb box, $6.99/lb

Hillshire Farm smoked sausage, 13 – 14 oz, $2.50

Kroger lunch meat, 7 – 9 oz, $2.50

Gunnoe’s bacon or breakfast sausage, 10 – 16 oz, $2.50

Nathan’s hot dogs, 10.5 – 14 oz, $2.99

Lowes Foods

Perdue chicken thighs or drumsticks, family pack, .99/lb

Whole sirloin tip, sliced free in stores, $2.99/lb

Baby back ribs, BOGO for $2.99/lb

Pork chops, center-cut bone-in, $3.49/lb

Mahi Mahi fillets, $6.99/lb

Jumbo Argentine shrimp, BOGO

Land O Frost Premium deli sliced turkey or ham, 16 oz, $3.99 - .50 coupon from 7/24 SS = $2.99

Mama Lucia meatballs, 14 – 20 oz, BOGO

Steak-umm beef steaks, 9 oz, BOGO

Oscar Mayer meat bologna, 16 oz, BOGO

MISCELLANEOUS GROCERY

CC: Peter Pan peanut butter, 13 – 16.3 oz, $1.50

FL: Honey Nut Cheerios, Toast Crunch, Cheerios Flavors, select, 11.1 – 12.9 oz, BOGO

Coupons: $1/1 Honey Nut Cheerios coupon from Pillsbury.com, $1/3 coupon from 7/10 SS and 7/24 SS, $1/2 Cheerios coupon from Smart Shopper coupons, $1/2 Cheerios Cinn. Toast Crunch coupon from Smart Shopper coupons, $1/2 Cheerios coupon from Food Lion digital coupons, .50/1 Toast Crunch Food Lion digital coupon

Savingstar: $1/2 Cheerios Savingstar cash back offer

This is also part of the $10 digital rewards promotion

HT: Harris Teeter beans, canned, 15 – 15.5 oz, .60

HT: Harris Teeter penne, ziti or orzo, 16 oz, .80

Kroger: Kellogg’s cereal, select, 12.2 – 18.7 oz

Sale: $2.99 - $1 discount when you buy 5 participating items

Coupon: $1/1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab, $3/5 cereal coupon from Smart Shopper coupons, various .50/1 coupons from 7/10 RP
Total after $1 coupon and discount = .99

LF: Kellogg’s cereals, select, 8.7 – 12 oz.

Sale: $2.00

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab, $1/3 coupon from 7/24 RP, $3 off $5 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently

Total after $1 coupon = $1.00

Publix: Kellogg’s Mini-Wheats cereal, 15 – 18 oz box, select, BOGO for $1.65 each - $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points = .65

WG: Bumble Bee chunk white albacore tuna, 5 oz, .85 with in-ad coupon, limit 4

WG: Bumble Bee solid white albacore tuna, 5 ox can, .99 with in-ad coupon, limit 4

PRODUCE

Aldi

Bananas, .29/lb

Red grapes, 2 lb bag, $1.58 (.79/lb)

Plums, 2 lb bag, $1.98 (.99 /lb)

Kiwi, 16 oz bag, $1.29

Mandarins, 3 lb package, $2.49

Seedless watermelons, $2.99

Carlie C’s

Cucumbers, 3 for $1

Mangoes, $1 each

Fresh Express garden salads, 12 oz, $1.48

Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $1.50

Whole or sliced mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.50

White seedless grapes, $1.68/lb

Food Lion

Nectarines, yellow or white, .99/lb

Fresh Express salad blends, 6 – 1 oz, $2.00

Food Lion Gala Apples, 3 lb bag, $2.99

Harris Teeter

Yellow onions, .50/lb

Granny Smith apples, .99/lb

Lemons, 1 lb bag, .99

Red raspberries or black berries, 6 oz, $1.66

Organic Hass Avocados, $1.66

Fresh celery, $1.69

Asparagus, $1.99/lb

Campari tomatoes, 16 oz, $1.99

Organic red seedless grapes, $2.49/lb

Russet baking potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

White cauliflower, large, $3.00

Kroger

Sweet corn, .33 each – 20% Savingstar cash back offer

Romaine, red or green lettuce, .99

Yellow peaches, or plums, .99/lb

Green Bartlett pears, .99/lb

Mangos, .99 each

Red, yellow, orange bell peppers, $1.50

Organic red, white, black seedless grapes, $1.99/lb

Strawberries, 16 oz, $2.00

Raspberries or blackberries, 6 oz, $2.50

Blueberries, pint, $2.50

Asparagus, $2.99/lb

Organic blackberries, 6 oz, $2.99

Organic Cantaloupe, $2.99

Mandarins, 3 lb bag, $3.99

Lowes Foods

Limes, 4 for $1

Cut watermelon quarters, .89/lb

Kale greens, .99 per bunch

Mangoes, $1 each

Organic Peaches or nectarines, $1.69/lb

Cantaloupe, BOGO for $1.99 each

Hot house tomatoes, $1.99/lb

Organic Hass avocados, $2 - .75/2 coupon from Smartsource.com recently

Fresh Express salad mixes, 5 – 7 oz, $3.00

Organic grape tomatoes, pint, $3.49

Publix: Beefsteak tomatoes, .99/lb

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  • Em2s Aug 6, 9:20 a.m.

    Faye - You are so thoughtful!!! Thank you for this helpful shopping list! I'm set to Smart Shop :)