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Just the Basics weekly deals

Posted March 31

Just the Basics

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

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Sale Dates

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Dollar General deals are valid through 4/1/17. These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger, Carlie C’s and Sprouts deals are valid through 4/4/17. 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

HT: Harris Teeter flour tortillas, 11.2 oz, .97 (these freeze well)

HT: La Brea baquette, 12.5 oz, BOGO for $1.24 each

Kroger: Kroger bread 20 oz or buns 8 count, select, $1.00

Kroger: Kroger flour tortillas, 10 count, $1.00

Kroger: Wonder Hamburger or hot dog buns, 8 count, .99 (only valid 3/31 – 4/2)

LF: French bread from the bakery, $1.49

LF: Nature’s Own Butterbread 20 oz, BOGO for $1.59 each

Publix: Nature’s Own Honey Wheat Bread, 20 oz loaf, BOGO for $1.59 each

DAIRY & FROZEN

Aldi: Yogurt cup singles, 6 oz, select, .33

Aldi: Season’s Choice steamable California medley, 12 oz, frozen, .79

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

CC: Borden Grilled Cheese cheese melts, 12 oz, $2 - .50 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = $1.50

CC: Morning Fresh Farms vegetables, 12 oz, select, .88

FL: Food Lion yogurt, 6 oz cups, .50 - .25 Quarter Back Promo discount = .25

FL: Food Lion natural cheese slices, 8 oz, $2.00

HT e-Vic offer: Yoplait yogurt, 4.4 – 6 oz, .37 - .50/5 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above

Savingstar: .50/5 Savingstar cash back offer

HT: Galbani Stringsters cheese sticks, 12 oz, BOGO for $2.34 each - $1 coupon from printable coupon = $1.34

Kroger: Kroger natural sliced cheese, 6 oz or shredded or block cheese, 6 – 8 oz, $1.99

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

LF: Kraft natural slices or Cracker Barrel sliced cheese, 7 – 8 oz, BOGO for $1.69 each (valid 3/31- 4/2)

LF: Lowes Foods chunk, sliced or shredded cheese, 6 – 8 oz, $2.00

DRINKS

CC: Simply Orange Juice, 59 oz, $3 - $1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = $2

CC:Minute Maid orange juice, 59 oz, $2.50

HT: Tropicana orange juice or Probiotics juice, 32 – 59 oz

Sale: $3.33 each

Coupons: .75/1 Probiotics coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently, $1 Probiotics coupon from 2/5 SS, $1/2 coupon from 2/12 SS

Kroger: Kroger apple juice, 64 oz, $1.00

Kroger: Kroger orange juice, 12 gallon, $1.49

Kroger; Simply Orange Juice, 1.75 liter, $2.99 - $1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link = $1.99

Sprouts: Sprouts: Hansen’s apple juice, 64 oz, 2 for $3

MILK

CC: Pine State milk, 1 gallon or whole or 2%, $2.68

Kroger: Kroger milk, ½ gallon, $1.49

Kroger: Blue Diamond Almond Breeze, ½ gallon, $2.49 - .50 Kroger digital coupon = $1.99

EGGS

HT: Eggland’s Best Cage Free Brown Eggs, 18 count, $3.50 - .50 coupon from 1/29 RP = $2.50

LF: Eggland’s Best cage free brown eggs, 12 count, $2.50 - .55/1 coupon from 1/29 RP

MEAT

Aldi

Appleton Farms smoked ham shank portion, .89/lb

Appleton Farms smoked ham-butt portion, $1.09/lb

Chicken breasts, boneless, fresh, family pack, $1.49/lb – super price

Appleton Farms spiral sliced ham, $1.69/lb

Specially Selected Spiral Cut Double Glazed Brown Sugar Ham, $1.89/lb

Prairie Fresh seasoned pork shoulder roast, $2.49/lb

Sea Queen medium cooked shrimp, 12 oz frozen, $3.99

Sea Queen Tilapia fillets, frozen, 32 oz, $4.99

85% Lean Kobe ground beef, 1 lb, $6.99

Carlie C’s

Split fryer breast, jumbo pack, .98/lb

Pork spare ribs, family pack, $1.78/lb

Ground beef, family pack, fresh, $198 (% lean not included in the ad)

Boneless beef chuck roast, $2.88/lb

Sugardale center cut ham slices, bone-in, $2.99/lb

Chuck steaks, boneless, $3.18/lb

Nature’s Best Swai Fillets, 2 lb, $5.48

Nature’s Best EZ peel shrimp, 16 oz, frozen, $5.98

Ribeye steaks, family pack, $5.98/lb

Salmon fillets side, 1.25 lb, $5.99

Smithfield cooked ham from the deli, $2.99/lb

Carolina Honey Turkey Breast from the deli, $3.99/lb

Bar-S meat franks, 12 oz or bologna, 12 oz, $1.09

Gwaltney meat franks, 12 oz, $1.09

Frosty Morn franks or sliced bologna, 12 oz, $1.39

Gwaltny bologna, 16 oz select, $1.50

Frosty Morn sliced bologna, 16 oz, $1.69

Sugardale beef franks, 14 oz, $2.50

Gwaltney sliced bacon, 12 oz, $3.00

Food Lion

Fresh chicken leg quarters, sold in 10 lb bag, BOGO

Food Lion bone-in chicken breast, $1.49/lb

Pork loin, boneless, $1.59/lb

Pork chops, center cut, boneless, $2.49/lb

Chuck roast, boneless, $2.99/lb

Stew beef, $3.99/lb

Top sirloin steak or fillet, boneless beef, $4.99/lb

Inland Market Cod Fillets, 10 oz, $4.99

Smithfield marinated pork loin fillets, all, BOGO for $4.99 each

Food Lion raw or cooked shrimp, 16 lb bag, frozen, BOGO

Gwaltney hot dogs or bologna, 12 oz, .89

Food Lion fresh brats, 16 oz, $2.00

Food Lion Original meatballs, 28 oz bag, frozen, $4.19 - .25 Quarter Back Promo discount

Harris Teeter

Harris Teeter split chicken breasts, BOGO for $1.34 each

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

EZ Peel Shrimp, $5.99/lb

Cod, $5.99/lb

Porterhouse or t-bone steak, $5.99/lb

Oscar Mayer bologna, select, 8 – 16 oz, BOGO for $1.24 to $2.99 each

Perdue Short Cuts chicken, 9 oz, BOGO for $2.19 each - $1.50/3 coupon from perdue.com

Oscar Mayer beef franks, select, 15 oz, BOGO for $2.99 each

Harris Teeter bacon, 12 oz, $3.97

Kroger

Tyson chicken drums or thighs, or whole fryter, .99/lb

Boneless London Broil, $2.49/lb

Pork chops, boneless, value pack, $2.49/lb

Pork back ribs, $3.49/lb

Simple Truth natural ground turkey, 93% lean, 16 oz, $3.50

Kroger ground round or sirloin, 16 oz, $4.99

Tilapia fillets, or Cod, $4.99/lb

Kroger boneless chicken breast, cutlets or tenders, frozen, 2.5 – 3 lb bag, $6.49 - $1 Kroger digital coupon = $5.49

T-bone steaks, bone-in, value pack, $6.99/lb

Ball Park meat hot dogs, 14 – 15 oz, $1.25

Kroger smoked sausage, 13 – 14 oz, $1.99

Smithfield bacon, 12 – 16 oz, $3.50

Lowes Foods

Amick Farms boneless chicken breats, family pack, $1.97/lb

Pork chops, bone-in, assorted, $2.99/lb

Butterball 91% lean ground turkey, 16 oz, $2.99

93% lean fine ground beef, $3.97/lb

Whole boneless ribeye, $5.97/lb

Whole boneless ribeye steaks, $6.97/lb

Land O Frost deli thin sliced meats, 16 oz, $3.99

Hormel Cure 81 boneless half ham, BOGO

Argentine shrimp, raw, BOGO

Publix

Chicken leg quarters, 10 lb bag, $5.90 (.59/lb)

Pork Loin rib chops, $3.49/lb

Eye of round roast, $3.99/lb

Beef brisket, flat cut, $5.99/lb

Armour meatballs, 11 or 14 oz package, BOGO for $2.50 each

Ball Park beef franks, 14 – 15 oz, $3.00

Sprouts

Pork shoulder roasts, whole, $1.69/lb

Pork loin roasts, boneless, $1.79/lb

Chicken breasts, boneless skinless, $1.99/lb

Pork loin chops, $2.99/lb

EZ Peel medium shrimp, $5.99/lb

MISCELLANEOUS GROCERY

CC: IGA canned vegetables, 14.5 – 16 oz, select, .43 each

CC: IGA whole peeled tomatoes, 14.5 oz, 2 for $1

CC: Luck’s Beans, 15 oz, 2 for $1

CC: IGA long grain rice, 2 lb bag, $1.00

CC: IGA peanut butter, 18 oz, $1.50

CVS: General Mills cereal, 8.9 – 13 oz, select

Sale: $1.88

Coupons: $1/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, $1/3 coupons from 3/5 and 2/12 SS, .75/2 Cheerios coupon in 3/12 SS

Total after $1/2 coupon = $1.38 each

CVS: Kellogg’s cereals, or bars, select

Sale: $2.49

Coupons: .75/1 Frosted Flakes coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, $1 cereal coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $3/5 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, various $1/2 coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab

Total after $1 coupon - $1.49

FL: Chicken of the Sea chunk light tuna, 5 oz can, .67

HT: Harris Teeter corn, peas, green beans, select, .60

HT: Starkist chunk light tuna, 5 oz can, .80

HT: Harris Teeter cereal – Oats & More with Almonds, 14.5 oz, .97, limit 4

HT: Harris Teeter all-purpose flour, or self-rising flour, 5 lb bag, .97

LF: Kellogg’s cereal, select, 8.7 – 12 oz, $1.99

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, .75/1 Frosted Flakes coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently, $3/5 cereal coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently, Various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab, $1/3 coupon from 3/5 RP

Total after .75 coupon = .49

Publix: Kraft salad dressing, 14 – 16 oz, BOGO for .92 each

Publix: Kellogg’s Rice Krispies, Honey Smacks, Krave cereals, select, BOGO for $2.10

Coupons: $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, .75/1 Frosted Flakes coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently, $3/5 cereal coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link recently, Various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab, $1/3 coupon from 3/5 RP

Total after $1 coupon = $1.19



Publix: Post Honey Bunches of Oats cereal, select, BOGO for $1.70 each - .50/1 coupon from 2/26 SS = $1.20

RA: Post cereal, select

Sale: $1.99

Coupons: .50/1 Honey Bunches of Oats coupon from 2/26 SS, $1/2 Post Pebbles Rite Aid Load2Card coupon

Walgreens: Kellogg’s cereals, or Pop Tarts, select

Sale: $1.88

Coupons: .75/1 Frosted Flakes coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, $1 cereal coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $3/5 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above, various $1/2 coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab

Total after $1 coupon - .88

Walgreens: Bumble Bee chunk white albacore tuna, 5 oz, .99 with in-ad coupon, limit 4

PRODUCE

Aldi

Cucumbers, .39 each

Chiquita bananas, .39/lb

Little Salad Bar garden salad, 12 oz, .89

Pineapple, .99 each

Asparagus, 16 oz, $1.49

Little Salad Bar flat leaf spinach, 8 oz, $1.49

Navel Oranges, 4 lb bag, $1.99

Mini Sweet peppers, 16 oz, $1.99

Carlie C’s

Cantaloupe, jumbo, $2

White potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.00

Red Delicious or Eastern Golden apples, 3 lb bag, $2.89

Fresh Express shredded lettuce, 8 oz, BOGO

Grape tomatoes, pint, BOGO

Food Lion

Limes, .33 each

Organic bananas, .69/lb

Mangoes, .99 each

Food Lion yellow onions, 3 lb bag, $1.29

Tomatoes on the vine, $1.49/lb

Strawberries, 1 lb, $2.00

Fresh Express salad blends, 9 – 14.4 oz, $2.00

Food Lion russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.00 - .25 Checkout51.com cash back offer

Blackberries or raspberries, 6 oz, $2.50

Avocados, 3 count bag, $2.50

Brussel sprouts, 16 oz bag, $2.99

Organic fuji apples, 2 lb bag, $3.99

Harris Teeter

Limes, .33 each

Seedless navel oranges, .60 - .25 Checkout 51 cash back offer

Broccoli crowns, .99/lb

Kale, .99/bunch - .25 Checkout 51 cash back offer

Mangos, large, $1 each

Red seedless grapes, $1.49/lb

Tomatoes on the vine, $1.49/lb - .25 Checkout 51 cash back offer

Bartlett or Anjou pears, $1.49/lb

Cantaloupe, jumbo size, $1.50

Organic petite carrots, 12 oz, $1.50 - .25 Checkout 51 cash back offer

Fresh spinach bunch, $1.50

Organic Hass Avocados, $1.66 each

Whole or sliced mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.66

Harris Teeter romaine salad, 10 oz, $2.50

Sunkist Smiles, 3 lb bag, $2.99 - .25 Checkout 51 cash back offer

Fresh Express salads, 5 oz, $3.00

Russet baking potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.00 - .25 Checkout 51 cash back offer

Kroger

Navel oranges, .59 each

Roma tomatoes, .99/lb

Organic green kale, .99/bunch

Red, white or black seedless grapes, $1.28/lb

Bartlett pears, $1.49/lb

Yellow or Zucchini Squash, or green beans, $1.49/lb

Strawberries, 16 oz, $1.99

Honeycrisp or Ambrosia apples, $1.99/lb

Organic strawberries or blackberries, 6 – 16 oz, $3.49

Mandarins, 3 lb bag, $3.99

Lowes Foods

Russet baking potatoes, .69/lb

Cara Cara oranges, 4 for $3

NC sweet potatoes, .99/lb

Jumbo cantaloupe, $1.77 each

South Mill mushrooms, 8 oz, $2.00

Fresh Express salad mix, 9 – 11 oz, $2.50

Grape tomatoes, pint, $2.50

Publix

California navel oranges, .99/lb

Tomatoes, FL vine ripened, $1.49/lb

Asparagus, $2.49/lb

Publix Premium salad kit, 7 – 8.75 oz, $2.50

Cantaloupe, $2.50

Mandarins, 5 lb box, $6.99

Sprouts

Avocados from Mexico, 3 for $1 - .75/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above

Green bell pepper, 3 for $1

Yellow Onions, 3 lbs for $1

Mangos, select, 2 for $1

Opal apples, .98/lb

Organic gala apples, .98/lb

Organic Bartlett pears, .98/lb

Organic kale, various, .98 each

Cantaloupes, .98 each

Sweet blackberries, 5.6 oz, $1.00

Asparagus, $1.48/lb

Tomatoes, organic on the vine, $1.98/lb

Red globe grapes, organic, seeded, $1.98/lb

Cuties California Mandarins, 2 lb bag. $2

Organic Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.88

Organic Yellow onions, 3 lb bag, $2.88 each

Valencia oranges or grapefruit, 4 lb bag, $2.98

Organic carrots, 5 lb bag, $2.98

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  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Apr 1, 1:14 a.m.

    EI bound - those are extra good this week! Thank you for posting them!

  • EI bound Mar 31, 8:17 p.m.

    Milk 1.97 a gallon and dozen eggs .59 at Aldi in Cary, NC today