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Just the Basics best deals 4/12

Posted April 11, 2012 11:22 p.m. EDT
Updated April 12, 2012 8:46 a.m. EDT

Just the Basics

 

Here is your weekly list of good sale prices for the basics at our various grocery & drug stores including milk, meat, produce, & more. This list includes deals from the sales ads, with a few regular priced items included.

 

Kroger, CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens deals are valid through 4/14.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion and Aldi deals are valid through 4/17.

Abbreviations used below include:

HT = Harris Teeter
LF = Lowes Foods
FL = Food Lion
RA = Rite Aid
WG = Walgreens

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

Milk

Kroger Milk gallon, $2.88

Bread

HT: Pepperidge Farm swirl bread, 16 oz., BOGO for $1.99 - $1/2 coupon from 3/25 SS = $1.49

Kroger buns and bread, $1.00

LF: Merita Butter Bread, BOGO for $1.35

Eggs

I am not seeing any good egg deals this week - please post if you found one!

Here's an egg sale that savvysaver found: Eggland's Best Extra Large Eggs are on sale at HT for $2.39, use .35/1 it's $1.69. (thanks, Savvy!)

Produce

FL: Green bell peppers 2 for $1 – good price

FL: Hass avocados, 2 for $1

FL: Carrots, 1 lb bag, .79

FL: Red Grapes, .95/lb – great deal!

FL: Hot house tomatoes, .99/lb – very good deal!

FL: Gala apples, 3 lb bag, $2.50

FL: Yellow potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

FL: Navel oranges, 8 lb bag, $3.88

HT: Kiwi, 2 for .88

HT: Green peppers, 2 pack, $1.69

HT: Asparagus, $1.49/lb – a great price! We love roasted asparagus (with a little evoo and salt) so this will be on the menu next week!

Kroger: Sweet corn, .29 each

Kroger: Texas 1015 sweet onions, .39/lb

Kroger: Mangoes 2 for $1 (good price!)

Kroger: Jazz apples, .99/lb

Kroger: Zucchini and yellow squash, .99/lb

Kroger: Green beans, .99/lb

Kroger: Organic Fuji or Gala apples $1.39/lb

Kroger: Tasti-Lee tomatoes, 16 oz., $1.69

Meat

FL: Holly Farms boneless chicken breasts $1.99/lb

FL: Whole pork spare ribs, $2.49/lb

FL: London broil $2.99/lb – a decent price these days

HT: Boneless pork chops, $2.29/lb

HT: Ball Park franks BOGO for $1.69 - $2.99 depending on the variety you buy

Kroger: Tyson spilt chicken breasts, $1.99/lb – good price

LF: Whole fryers, .77/lb, limit 4

LF: Boston butt pork roast, .99/lb

LF: Carolina Pride center cut ham steaks, $1.99/lb

Dairy & Frozen

HT: E-Vic deal: Yoplait yogurt, 6 oz., 10 for $5, limit 10
Coupon: .40/6 coupon from 3/11 SS, .60/8 printable coupon from BettyCrocker.com HERE
E-Vic coupon: .40/6 HT e-Vic digital coupon
Total after .40/6 coupon and digital coupon = .36 each

HT: Bird’s Eye Steamfresh veggies including 12 oz corn, green beans, sweet peas, mixed veggies, broccoli cuts, and various rice packages $1 - .50/2 coupon from 4/1 SS or $1/3 coupon from 3 /4 RP = .50 each with .50/2 coupon

HT: Simply potatoes, 20 oz., BOGO for $1.27 - $1/2 coupon from Lowes Foods coupon booklet ($1 cost at Lowes Foods proceeds go to local food banks) = .77 each

HT: Harris Teeter fries and hash brown potatoes, 24 - 32 oz., frozen, BOGO for $1.27

HT: Veggie Patch vegetarian products BOGO for $1.99

Kroger singles cheese, 12 count $1.00

Lowes Foods chunk cheese, 8 oz, BOGO for $1.40

Misc. Grocery

HT: e-Vic deal: Kellogg’s Raisin Bran 20 oz. or Raisin Bran Crunch 18.2 oz. for $1.97, limit 2 (non-member price is $2.47)
Coupon: $1/2 coupon from coupons.com or $4/4 coupon that was recently on coupons.com
E-Vic coupon: $4/4 digital HT e-Vic coupon
Total after 2 of the $1/2 coupons and the $4/4 digital coupon = $2.88 for 4 boxes (.72 each!)
(You must buy 4 boxes at the same time and 2 will ring up at $1.97 and 2 will ring up at $2.47)

HT: McCormick Recipe Inspirations, .99 - .75 coupon from 3/25 RP = FREE!

HT: Maruchan Yakisoba BOGO for .59 each - $1/2 coupon from 3/11 SS = 9 cents each

HT: Trix cereal, 10.7 oz., BOGO for $1.84 - .60/1 coupon from bettycrocker.com HERE = .64 each

HT: Smucker’s grape jelly, 12 oz., $1.89 - .50 coupon from Lowes Foods coupon booklet ($1 cost at Lowes Foods proceeds go to local food banks) = .89 after coupon (the 32 oz jar is a better deal)

HT: Newman’s Own pasta sauce, 24 oz., $2.00 - .50 coupon from 4/1 RP = $1.00 (good price for this brand and $1 is my buy price for pasta sauce)

HT: Hunt’s pasta sauce, 24 oz., $1.00 (this is my buy price for pasta sauce)

HT: Cheerios, 8.9 oz., BOGO for $1.64 - .50 e-VIC HT digital coupon = $1.14

HT: Cascadian Farm granola bars or cereal, $2.99 - .85/1 printable coupon HERE = $1.29 (a very good price for this brand!)

HT: Hellman’s mayo, 30 oz., BOGO for $2.47 - .75/1 manufacturer’s coupon from Lowes Foods coupon booklet ($1 cost at Lowes Foods proceeds go to local food banks) or $1 coupon from 3/25 RP = .97 with .75 coupon! ($1.47 with $1 coupon)

LF: Jell-O pudding or gelatin, 3 – 3.5 oz, .59 with in-ad coupon - .50/2 from 3/25 SS = 9 cents each if coupon doubles, limit 8

Lowes Foods white vinegar, 16 oz., .49 with in-ad coupon, limit 4

Lowes Foods ketchup, 24 oz., .69 with in-ad coupon, limit 4

LF: Hungry Jack pancake mix $2 - .75/1 coupon from Lowe Foods coupon book purchased in stores - .50

LF: Hunt’s tomato sauce, 8 oz., 5 for $3 (.60 each)

LF: Hungry Jack syrup $2.50 - .75/1 coupon from Lowe Foods coupon book purchased in stores - $1.00

LF: Hellman’s mayo, 22 – 30 oz., BOGO for $2.85 - .75/1 coupon from Lowes Foods coupon book bought in stores or $1 coupon from 3/25 RP = $1.34 with .75 coupon or $1.85 with $1 coupon (better deal at HT this week)

Drinks

CVS: Coke, 2 ltrs, .99 each,. Limit 5

HT: e-Vic deal: Maxwell House coffee, 10.5 oz – 11.5 oz., $2.77, limit 2 - .60/1 coupon from 4/1 SS = $1.57

HT: e-Vic deal: Simply orange juice or cranberry cocktail, 59 oz., $2.77, limit 2 - $1 coupon when you Like them on Facebook HERE = $1.77

RA: Simplify soda, 2 ltr, .88

RA: Pepsi 12 packs, 4 for $12 - $2 +UP when you buy 4 = 4 for $10 ($2.50 per 12-pack after reward)

WG: Pepsi Next 12 pack soda, $2.99 - $1 coupon from monthly Walgreens coupon book found in-stores = $1.99

Non-Food

CVS: Speed Stick power antiperspirant/deodorant or Lady Speed Stick
Sale: $2.99
ECB: $1.50 Extrabucks reward, limit 1
Coupon: $1 coupon from 3/25 SS
Total after coupon and ECB = .49

CVS: Xtra laundry detergent, 28 loads, $1.99

HT: Colgate toothpaste, various, $1.50 - .75/1 coupon from 3/25 SS (expires 4/14) = FREE!

HT: Dawn dish soap, 9 oz., .99 - .25 coupon from 4/1 PG = .49

Kroger: Purex detergent, 60 – 72 oz, $2.99 - .50 coupon from 3/11 RP = $1.99 (my buy price is $1.99 for a 50 oz so this is a really good deal for a 60 – 72 oz!)

Lowes Foods bleach, 128 oz., $1.19 with in-ad coupon, limit 4

RA: Bic twin select silky touch razor $2.99 - $2 +UP and $2 coupon from 3/18 SS = FREE

RA: Tugaboos Diapers, jumbo pack, 2 for $15 - $3 Single Check Rebate AND $2 +UP when you buy 2 = 2 for $10 ($5 per jumbo pack)

WG: Reach Total Care toothbrush $2.99 - $1 register rewards and $1 coupon from 3 /4 RP = FREE

Luster White toothpaste, $4.99 - $4 register reward and .75 coupon from 3/18 SS = .24

Pet Care

LF: Alpo dog food, 16 lb BOGO for $6.00

LF: Kit & Kaboodle, 16 lb, BOGO for $6.00