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Just the Basics weekly deals

Posted November 18

Just the Basics

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

You'll also find a list of the best turkey deals this week.

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Sale Dates

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Dollar General deals are valid through 11/19/16. These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger and Carlie C’s deals are valid through 11/22/16. 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

Aldi: Bake House Creations, crescent rolls, 8 oz, .99

HT: Harris teeter flour tortillas, select, 12 – 16 oz, $1.50

HT Fresh Foods Market Brown & Serve rolls, 12 count, BOGO for $1.64 each

Kroger: Kroger Brown & Serve rolls, 8 – 12 count, $1.00

DAIRY & FROZEN

Aldi: Happy Farms or Fit & Active cream cheese, 8 oz, .89 – great price

Aldi: Happy Farms cheese block, 8 oz, $1.49

Aldi: Countryside Creamery butter quarters, 16 oz, $2.29

Aldi: Season’s Choice chopped spinach, 10 oz frozen, .99

Aldi: Season’s Choice frozen green beans, extra fine or Prince Edward Medley, 16 oz, $1.39

Carlie C: Birdseye vegetables, select, $1 to $1.25 - $1/3 coupon from 11/6 SS

Carlie C: Pictsweet frozen vegetables, 8 – 16 oz, $1.00

FL: Birds Eye Steamfresh vegetables, 7 – 10.8 oz, select, $1.00- $1/3 coupon from 11/6 SS = .66 each

HT: Country Crock spreadable sticks, 16 oz, $1.99 - .75/1 coupon from 11/6 RP AND .50/1 Harris Teeter digital coupon = FREE!

Cash back offers: .50/1 Savingstar cash back offer and .75/1 Checkout 51 cash back offer

HT: I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter, 15 – 16 oz, $2 - .60/1 coupon from 11/6 RP AND .50/1 Harris Teeter digital coupon = .30

Savingstar: .50/1 Savingstar cash back offer

HT: Birds Eye Steamfresh and bagged vegetables, select, $1.34 - $1/3 coupon from 11/6 SS = $1.01 each

Kroger shredded cheese, 8 oz, natural slices 6 oz, $1.66

Kroger butter, 16 oz, $2.50

Kroger: Birds Eye or Kroger frozen vegetables, 10 – 16 oz, select $1.00 - $1/3 Birds Eye coupon from 11/6 SS = .67 each

LF: Country Crock spread, 45 oz, $2.79 - .75/1 coupon from 11/6 RP

Cash back offers: .50/1 Savingstar cash back offer and .75/1 Checkout 51 cash back offer

LF: Birds Eye Steamfresh vegetables, select, 10 oz, $1.00 each - $1/3 coupon from 11/6 SS

LF: Birds Eye Steamfresh vegetables, select, 10 – 12 oz., BOGO for $1.19 each - $1/3 coupon from 11/6 SS

LF: Green Giant boxed frozen vegetables, $1.00

Publix: Breakstone’s sour cream, 16 oz, BOGO for $1.17 each - $1.50/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above

Publix: I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter, 2 pack or 15 – 16 oz tub or spray bottle, BOGO for $1.28 each - .60/1 coupon from 11/6 RP = .68

Savingstar: .50/1 Savingstar cash back offer

Publix: International Delight creamer, 32 oz, BOGO for $1.31 each - $1/2 coupon from 10/2 RP = .81 each

Publix: Athenos Feta cheese, 3.5 or 4 oz, BOGO for $1.49 each

MILK

Harris Teeter and Lowes Foods both have valu brands of milk for $2.99/gallon every day

CVS: $3.19/gallon starting Sunday, 11/20.

MEAT

Aldi

Butterball turkey, frozen, .99/lb, limit 2

Honeysuckle White turkey, fresh, .99/lb, limit 2

Kirkwood boneless turkey breast, 48 oz frozen, $8.99

Smoked ham shank portion, .89/lb

Smoked ham-butt portion, $1.09/lb

Chicken breasts, family pack, fresh, $1.59 – great deal

Appleton Farms spiral sliced ham, half ham, $1.69/lb

Specially selected spiral cut double glazed brown sugar ham, $1.89/lb

Appleton Farms boneless spiral sliced ham, $2.99/lb.

Eye of round roast, $3.99/lb

Carlie C

Frozen turkey, Grade A, .37/lb with $25 order, limit 1

Butterball turkey, .99/lb with additional $25 order, limit 1

Turkey breast frozen, $1.38/lb

Jennie O fresh turkey, $1.38/lb

Fresh whole fryers, $1.18/lb

Smoked picnics, whole, $1.28/lb

Smoked ham shank portions, $1.28/lb

Turkey breast frozen, $1.38/lb

Jennie O fresh turkey, $1.38/lb

Whole boneless pork loin, $1.48/lb

Vernon Manor spiral hams, honey baked, $1.58/lb.

Fresh pork whole hams, $1.68/lb

Boneless beef shoulder steak, family pack, $1.68/lb

Ol Timey whole corned hams, $1.88/lb

Boneless beef shoulder roast, $2.48/lb

Center Cut pork chops, boneless, $2.58/lb

Ground chuck, family pack, $2.58/lb

Top blade steak, family pack, $2.88/lb

Stew beef, family pack, $2.98/lb

Nature’s Best Seafood ocean perch fillets, $3.79

Ribeye steak, bone-in, or ribeye roast, bone-in, $4.58/lb.

Nature’s Best shrimp, 2 lb bag, $11.76 ($5.88/lb)

Angus ribeye roast $6.48/lb

Eckrich jumbo hot dogs, or bologna, 14 oz, $1.00

Butterball ground turkey, 85% lean, 1 lb, $2.39 - .55/1 coupon from 10/30 SS

Carolina Bright Leaf sliced bologna, 12 oz, $1.99

Carolina Pride smoked sausage, 14 oz, $2.00

Butterball ground turkey, 90% lean, 1 lb, $3 - .55/1 coupon from 10/30 SS

Curtis bacon, 12 oz. $2.50

Carolina Pride bacon, 12 oz, $2.50

Carlie C’s country sausage, $3.28/lb

Stevens smoked sausage, 2 lb, $3.29

Food Lion

Turkey, frozen, 10 lbs or larger, Grade A, .39/lb with additional $35 purchase, limit 2

Butterball turkey, frozen, .99/lb - $5 mail in rebate from Smart Shopper coupons link above

Butterball fresh turkey, 10 – 20 lbs, $1.39/lb

Turkey breast, frozen, $1.59/lb

Jennie-O Oven Ready turkey, $1.79/lb

Perdue Oven Stuffer Roaster, .99/lb - $1/2 coupon from perdue.com

Food Lion shank portion ham, $1.17/lb

Smithfield shank portion ham, $1.39/lb

Bottom round roast, beef, $3.99/lb

Ground beef, 93% lean, $3.99/lb

Inland Market tilapia fillet, 10 oz, $3.99

Honey Chipotle salmon, 10.75 oz, $4.79

Sirloin tip roast, $4.99/lb

Leg of Lamb, semi-boneless, $4.99/lb

Food Lion raw shrimp, 16 oz bag, frozen, $5.99

Snow Crab clusters, frozen, $7.99/lb

Smithfield bacon, 16 oz, $2.99

Jimmy Dean roll sausage, 16 oz, $2.99 - $1 coupon from 11/13 RP

Harris Teeter

Harris Teeter frozen turkey, .47/lb with additional $40 purchase

Harris Teeter all natural fresh turkey, $1.29/lb, limit 2

Butterball frozen turkey, $1.39/lb - $5 rebate on Smart Shopper coupons link above

Butterball fresh turkey, $1.69/lb - $5 rebate on Smart Shopper coupons link above

Harris Teeter fresh turkey, $1.99/lb

Harris Teeter half spiral brown sugar ham, $1.99/lb, limit 4

HT Traders half spiral ham, $2.29/lb

Smithfield Spiral Crunchy Glazed Ham, $3.99/lb

Cod fillets, $6.97/lb

Rib roast or steak or boneless NY strip steak or Steakhouse roast, beef, $6.99/lb

Alaska sockeye salmon fillets, $8.99/lb

Argentine shrimp, $8.99/lb

EZ Peel shrimp, 2 lb, BOGO

Cooked Perfect meatballs, 12 oz, $2.47 - $1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently = $1.47

Hillshire Farm Cocktail Smokies, 12 – 14 oz, $3.50 - .75/1 coupon from 11/13 RP = $2.00

Nathan’s beef franks, 12 – 14 oz, BOGO for $2.99 each

Smithfield hickory smoked bacon, 16 oz, BOGO for $3.49 each

Jimmy Dean roll sausage, 16 oz, $3.33 - .75/2 coupon from 11/13 RP

Kroger

Honeysuckle turkey, frozen, limit 1 with additional $35 purchase, .59/lb

Butterball turkey, frozen, $1.29/lb

Honeysuckle turkey breast, frozen, bone-in, $1.59/lb

Butterball turkey, fresh, $1.69/lb

Shady Brook Farms Turkey breast, bone-in, $1.99/lb

Kroger spiral ham, bone-in, half, $1.79

Cumberland Gap whole semi-boneless ham, $1.99/lb

Pork chops, mixed, bone-in value pack, $1.99

Pork loin, boneless, $2.49/lb

Chuck roast, beef, $2.99/lb

Lobster tails, 4 – 5 oz, $5

Lamb Leg Shank, fresh, $5.99/lb

Snow crab clusters, $6.99/lb

Raw shrimp, $6.99/lb

Tyson Cornish hens, 2-pack, 48 oz, $6.99

Atlantic salmon fillets, $7.99/lb

Ribeye Steak or Standing Roast, value pack, bone-in beef, $8.99/lb

Butterball smoked sausage, 13 – 14 oz, $1.99 - .55/1 coupon from 10/23 RP (DND) or .75/1 coupon from Butterball.com

Kroger lunch meat, 7 – 9 oz, $2.77

Johnsonville smoked sausage, 12 – 24 oz, $2.99

Kroger or Private Selection bacon, 12 – 16 oz, $3.50

Lowes Foods

Lowes Foods is offering the Best Price Turkey Guarantee again this year.

Jennie-O Hen or Tom turkey, frozen, .57/lb with additional $35 purchase, limit 1

Butterball turkey, frozen, .97/lb with $35 purchase, limit 1

Butterball fresh turkey, $1.57/lb with additional $35 purchase

Frick’s shank or butt smoked ham, $1.47/lb

Smithfield whole Boston Butt Pork Roast, $1.99/lb

Smithfield Spiral half hams, $2.69/lb - $2.99/lb

93% lean ground beef, 16 oz, $3.99

Beef standing ribeye roast, bone-in, oven ready, $6.77/lb

Frick’s pre-sliced boneless quarter ham, 24 oz, select flavors, $7.48 each

Atlantic salmon fillets, $8.99/lb

Raw Argentine shrimp, 32 oz, BOGO

Perdue boneless chicken breast or thighs, BOGO

Pork tenderloin, BOGO

Hillshire Farm cocktail sausages, 12 – 14 oz, $2.99 - .75/1 coupon from 11/13 RP = $1.49

Hormel bacon, 12 – 16 oz, BOGO for $3.99 - .50/1 coupon possibly in 11/20 SS = $2.99

Mama Lucia meatballs, 16 – 20 count, BOGO for $3.74 each

Publix

Publix young turkey, 10 – 24 lb, .59/lb , limit 2

Butterball frozen turkey, $1.09/lb

Publix fresh turkey, $1.69/lb

Publix turkey breast, bone-in, $1.79

Butterball fresh turkey, $1.89

Publix smoked turkey, bone-in, whole, fully cooked, $2.99/lb

Publix whole pork picnic, $1.19/lb.

Publix semi-boneless ham half, $1.99/lb.

Publix spiral sliced ham half, Honey or Brown Sugar glaze packet, $2.49/lb

Sirloin Tip Roast, $3.99/lb.

93% lean ground beef, $4.49/lb.

Tilapia fillets, $6.99/lb.

Standing rib roast, $7.99/lb.

Oscar Mayer bacon, 12 or 16 oz, BOGO for $3.60 each

MISCELLANEOUS GROCERY

Carlie C: Del Monte vegetables, canned, .58 - .40/4 coupon from 11/6 SS

CVS: Kellogg’s cereal, select, 2 for $4

Coupons: $1/1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/2 coupon possibly in 11/13 inserts, $1/3 coupons from 11/6 and 10/2 (exp 11/13), various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com

FL: Del Monte canned vegetables, 14 – 15.25 oz, BOGO for .59 each - .40/4 coupon from 11/6 SS

HT: Dole Mandarin oranges, 15 oz, $1.25 - .75/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above AND .75/2 Harris Teeter e-Vic digital coupon AND .75/2 Checkout 51 cash back offer = 2 for FREE!

HT: Domino’s confectioner’s sugar, 1 lb box, BOGO for .69 each - .50/2 coupon from 11/6 or 9/25 RP = .19 each!

HT: Del Monte vegetables, select canned, Buy 2 Get 3 Free, regular $1.39 - .40/4 coupon from 11/6 SS = .39 each after coupon when you buy 5

HT: Barilla pasta, $1.25

Coupons: .75/2 Pronto pasta coupon from 11/6 RP, .55/2 pasta coupon from 11/13 RP, $1/4 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, .55/2 Pronto coupon rom Smart Shopper coupons ink above

Total after .75/2 coupon = .50 each

HT: Kellogg’s Rice Krispies or Froot Loops, 8 – 9 oz, $2

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/3 coupon from 11/6 RP or 10/2 RP

Total after $1 coupon = $1.00

HT: Harris Teeter cereal, select, 4 for $5

Kroger: Kroger vegetables, canned, select, 2 for $1

Kroger brown or powdered sugar, 2 lb, $1.49 - .50 Kroger digital coupon = .99

Kroger: Psst sugar, 4 lb bag, $1.89 - .50/1 Kroger digital coupon = $1.39

RA: Kellogg’s cereal and Pop Tarts, select, $1.97

Coupons: $1/1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/2 coupon for select varieties in 11/13 RP, $1/3 coupons from 11/6, various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com

Total after $1 coupon = .97

WG: Chicken of the Sea chunk light tuna, 5 oz, .69 with in-ad coupon, limit 2

WG: Kellogg’s cereal and Pop Tarts, select, $1.99

Coupons: $1/1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/2 coupon possibly in 11/13 inserts, $1/3 coupons from 11/6 and 10/2 (exp 11/13), various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com

Total after $1 coupon = .99

PRODUCE

Aldi

Sweet potatoes, .33/lb in 3 lb package

Yellow onions, .33/lb in 3 lb package

Celery, .79 each

Pineapple, $1.19 each

Asparagus, $1.99/lb.

Russet potatoes, 10 lb bag, $1.99

Food Lion

Sweet potatoes, .44/lb.

Food Lion baby carrots, 1 lb bag, .99

Celery, bunch, $1.29

Food Lion yellow onions, 3 lb., $1.29

Cranberries, 12 oz bag, $1.49 each

Honeycrisp apples, $1.79/lb.

Organic grape tomatoes, pint, $2.49

Food Lion white potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.50

Rome or McIntish apples, 3 lb bag, $2.99

Food Lion navel oranges, 3 lb bag, $2.99

Nature’s Place organic salad mix, 5 oz, $2.99

Clementines, 5 lb box, $4.99

Carlie C’s

Green bell peppers, 2 for $1

Collard greens, .99/lb

Celery, .99/bunch

Yellow onions, 2 lb bag, $1.29

Broccoli crowns, $1.49 each

Fresh express romaine, $2

Russet potatoes, 10 lb bag, $2.29

Harris Teeter

Sweet potatoes, .33/lb – super deal – stock up price!

Cucumbers, .50

Yellow onions, .50/lb

Baby carrots, 16 oz, BOGO for .84 each

Iceberg lettuce, .99 each

Acorn, Butternut, spaghetti squash, .99/lb

Red radishes or bunch curly or Italian parsley, .99

Florida red grapefruit, $1.00

Organic yams, $1.29/lb.

Fresh celery, $1.50 per bunch

Collard greens, $1.50

Whole or sliced mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.66

Fresh Express salads, 5 – 9 oz, $2.50

Yukon Gold potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

Brussels Sprouts, 1 lb bag, $3

Mandarin smiles, 3 lb bag, $4.99

Kroger

Sweet potatoes, from NC, .49/lb

Green beans, .99/lb

Kale, Collard, Mustard or Turnip greens, .99/lb

Asparagus, $1.88/lb.

Pacific Rose apples, $1.99/lb

Simple Truth Organic carrots, 2 lb bag, $1.99

Organic Pacific Rose apples, $2.49/lb

Fresh cranberries, 12 oz, $2.50

Blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, 6 oz, $2.50

Organic red or gold potatoes, 3 lb, $2.99

Brussels sprouts, 16 oz bag, $2.99

Clementines, 3 lb package, $3.99

Granny Smith apples, 3 lb, $3.99

Russet potatoes, 8 lb bag, $3.99

Lowes Foods

Sweet potatoes, NC grown, .49/lb

California navel oranges, 2 for $1

Collard, mustard or turnip greens, .99/lb

Fall squash, select, .99/lb

Organically grown yellow onions, $1.19/lb

Organically grown celery, $1.99

Organically grown broccoli bunch, $1.99

Ocean Spray cranberries, 12 oz, $2.50

Blackberries or red raspberries, 6 oz, $2.50

Red, white or Yukon gold potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.49

Sweet seedless clementines, 5 lb box, $4.99

Publix

Sweet potatoes, .49/lb

Green scallion onions, .65 each

Green beans, .99/lb

Yellow or Zucchini Squash, .99/lb

Acorn squash, .99/lb

Celery, .99 each

Sweet onions, .99/lb

Pears select, $1.29/lb

Raspberries, 6 oz, $2.50

Brussels sprouts, 1 lb, $2.50

Idaho potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

Mandarins, 5 lb box , $5.99

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  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Nov 20, 11:04 p.m.

    Em2s - thanks for the Target turkey deal!

  • Em2s Nov 19, 11:29 p.m.

    JDouglas12, my pleasure to share!

  • jdouglas13 Nov 19, 3:15 p.m.

    That's a grea tone, Em! Thanks. :)

  • Em2s Nov 19, 2:40 a.m.

    Thanks for this list, Faye! Lots of great deals in so many stores :) I also found a Target Cartwheel for 50% off fresh turkey (Market Pantry or Butterball) that is valid through Saturday the 19th and pairs nicely with the $10 off $50 spend.