Among the grocery store headlines this week: Cheap milk, a stock-up price on frozen veggies, a $1 sale and store-brand specials galore. There's even a chance to win a year's supply of FREE milk.
Keep reading for all the details and a roundup of the very best deals at each store. I've included Sunday's Kroger deals at the end of the list to making comparison shopping easier for you.
Happy bargain hunting! And if you find a deal while you're out and about, please share it in the comments section. That way, we can all save even more.
At Harris Teeter:
Meal deal: $4.99 taco night, which includes four items breaking down to $1.25 per item. A pretty nice deal.
(16 oz. HT 8-inch flour tortillas, 24 oz. HT salsa, 6-8 oz. shredded cheese and 16 oz. HT sour cream)
Sub promo: Foot-longs for $4.99 all week long.
Palermo's Primo Thin Pizza: $3.77. Limit 2
$1/2 printable coupon
= $3.27 each. A very nice deal.
Express Lane shopping promo: Express Lane online shopping, which normally costs $4.95, is free this week. Minimum $25 order.
Theater-size candies: $1
.75/2 Nestle or Wonka (2/19 Red Plum)
= 25 cents each. A great deal for movie watching.
Campbell's Soup at Hand or Chicken Noodle or Tomato Microwave Bowl: $1
.50/2 (1/8 Smart Source 2)
= 50 cents each. A very good price.
Green Giant frozen boxed vegetables: $1
.60/3 (1/8 General Mills)
= 60 cents each. A great price.
Campbell's Healthy Request Cream of Mushroom or Chicken Noodle soups: $1
.50/3 (2/5 Smart Source)
= 66 cents each. A good price.
Uncle Ben's Country Inn rice: $1
$1/4 (1/22 Red Plum)
= 75 cents each. A very nice price.
Dannon Activia yogurt: $2
$1/1 (2/12 Smart Source)
Dannon Light & Fit yogurt: $2
.40/1 (1/29 Smart Source)
Deals without coupons:
Strawberries (16 oz.): BOGO or $2.50.
Blueberries (6 oz.): BOGO or $1.99.
Blackberries (6 oz.): BOGO. Price was not listed on Express Lane.
Tilapia fillets: $3.99 per pound.
EZ Peel white shrimp (51-60 count): $4.99.
Chicken leg quarters: 69 cents per pound.
Pizza dough balls (white or wheat): $1. A super affordable and easy way to make your own pizzas at home.
White or wheat make and take bread (9 oz.): $1.
Sara Lee Soft & Smooth bread: BOGO or $1.34 each.
Kraft singles (12 oz.): $2.
Store-brand sour cream (8 oz.): 87 cents.
Store-brand margarine (16 oz.): $1.37.
Store-brand Greek yogurt (6 oz.): 80 cents each. A decent price on Greek yogurt.
Store-brand orange juice (59 oz.): $2.50. Another fair price.
Ghirardelli Brownie mix: BOGO or $1.69 each. A good price.
Milano cookies: BOGO or $1.84 each.
Arnold wide-pan breads: BOGO or $2.14 each.
Store-brand foil (25 feet): $1.
Store-brand 4-count AA or AAA batteries: $1.
Store-brand tall kitchen trash bags (15 count): $1.
Watch the wording in your circular and don't be fooled. There are several items that are "Buy 3, Get 2 Free." Not nearly the deal as the more typical "Buy 2, Get 3 Free" offers.
At Lowes Foods:
Free milk for a year promo: Buy one package of Oreo cookies, be entered to win free milk for a year. One winner at each Lowes Foods store! This is in honor of Oreo's 100th birthday.
Fresh rewards e-offer:
Maxwell House coffee (10.5-11.5 oz.): $1.98. Limit 2. A very good deal.
Three-day sale: Friday-Sunday. Fourteen featured items, many of which are just so-so deals. Here are the best deals:
Gain 2X laundry detergent (50 oz.): $3.99
.50/1 or $1.50/2 (2/19 Red Plum)
= as low as $2.99.
Luvs diapers jumbo pack: $5.99.
Iams dog food (Proactive Health Mini Chunks, 7 lb.): $8.99
$3/1 (1/29 P&G)
Remember, it's the final week to use the latest set of 3-week store coupons, which includes these deals. I've included the coupon code in case you no longer have the circular but still want to snag some of these deals.
Store-brand frozen waffles: $1.69 with in-ad coupon. PLU# 8293
Handi-Snack puddings (4 pack): 2/$1 with in-ad coupon. PLU# 8285.
Powerade sports drink (32 oz.): 79 cents with in-ad coupon. PLU# 8281.
Store-brand toaster pastries: $1 with in-ad coupon. PLU# 8287. (An affordable alternative for Pop Tarts)
Betty Crocker fruit snacks: $2.50
Save $4 when you buy 4 with in-ad coupon. PLU# 8279.
.50/2 (1/8 or 2/5 General Mills inserts)
= $1 each. A decent price.
Kellogg's cereals (select varieties): BOGO or $1.83 each
$5/5 printable coupon, if you were able to print this on coupons.com
$1/2 Frosted Flakes printable coupon
= as low as 83 cents each with $5/5 coupon.
Deals without coupons:
Milk: $2.88 per gallon! Limit 2. A fantastic deal.
Boston butt: $1.47 per pound.
Boar's Head white or yellow cheddar cheese (50% reduced fat): $3.99 per pound.
Cabbage: 49 cents per pound.
Heirloom ugly ripe tomatoes: $1.50 for a 4-pack.
Mayfield ice cream (48 oz.): BOGO or $3 each.
Store-brand biscuits (5 count): 60 cents.
Store-brand soft spread (16 oz.): BOGO or $1 each.
Pepsi (18-24 packs): Buy 2, Get 1 Free. (Regular price: $5.99)
= $11.98. A good deal if your store has the 24-packs. Ad says "where available."
That's the equivalent of $2 per 12-pack, a price we rarely see these days.
Ruffles potato chips: BOGO or $2.15 each.
Store-brand potato chips: $2.
Store-brand ketchup (24 oz.): 99 cents.
Suave shampoo or conditioner (15 oz.): 99 cents.
Store-brand bleach (128 oz.): $1.39.
At Food Lion:
Three-day sale: 8 a.m. Friday through Sunday. All five featured items are store-brand. The shredded cheese and 12-packs of soda are especially good deals.
Shredded cheese (8 oz.) BOGO or $1.16 each! Limit 2 free.
Select cereals: $1.66 each.
Potato chips (10-10.5 oz.): $1.50. Limit 4.
12-packs soda: $2! Limit 5.
Canned green beans, corn or tomatoes: 50 cents. Limit 12.
Prego pasta sauce (23-26 oz.): $1.66
.75/3 (1/8 Smart Source 2)
.75/2 Prego Smart (1/8 Smart Source 2)
= as low as $1.29 each.
Dannon Light & Fit yogurt: $1.99
.40/1 (1/29 Smart Source)
Progresso soups: BOGO. Limit 2 free.
$1/4 (1/8 or 2/5 General Mills)
Pop Secret popcorn: BOGO. Limit 2 free.
.50/2 (1/29 Red Plum 2 or 2/19 Red Plum)
Keebler Fudge Shoppe cookies: 2/$5
.55/1 Fudge Stripe Dark Chocolate (2/19 Red Plum)
.55/2 any (2/19 Red Plum)
= as low as $1.95.
Betty Crocker cake mix: $1.39
Betty Crocker frosting: $1.69
.75/2 (one cake mix and one frosting) (1/22 Smart Source)
= $2.33 for both.
Chock Full o' Nuts coffee (26 oz.): $7.99
$1/1 coupon from in-store kiosk
.75/1 (1/22 Smart Source)
.75 SavingStar credit
Deals without coupons:
Boneless bottom round roast or beef shoulder roast: $2.99 per pound.
Country-style pork ribs: $1.79 per pound.
Boston butt: $1.59 per pound.
Holly Farms whole fryer chickens: 69 cents per pound.
Deli turkey breast: $3.99 per pound.
Oscar Mayer bacon: BOGO.
Lemons: 39 cents each.
Sweet onions: 79 cents per pound.
Cucumbers: 99 cents each.
Tomatoes: $1.49 per pound.
Cauliflower or broccoli: BOGO.
Navel oranges: $3.99 for eight pounds.
Coke product 2 liters: 99 cents each when you buy four.
While House applesauce (6 cups): $1.66.
Scotties facial tissues: 79 cents.
Easter Seals promo: Donate $1 at the check-out to Easter Seals, Get $9.50 in coupons.
Red onions: 69 cents for two pounds.
Baby Bella mushrooms: 69 cents for eight ounces.
Roma tomatoes: 79 cents for 20 ounces.
Green peppers: 99 cents for three.
Tomatoes on the vine: 99 cents for 24 ounces.
Romaine hearts: 99 cents for three.
Cheese or meat tortellini (19 oz.): $2.49.
Colgate toothpaste (6.4 oz.): $1
.75/1 (2/12 Smart Source)
= 25 cents.
Gillette Series shave gel: $1.79
.55/1 (2/5 Red Plum)
Keebler cookies and Kellogg's cereal promo: 50 percent off across the board. Among the new coupons good on this deal:
.55/1 Keebler Fudge Stripes Dark Chocolate (2/19 Red Plum)
.55/2 Keebler cookies (2/19 Red Plum)
$1/3 Kellogg's All-Bran, Smart Start, Raisin Bran or FiberPlus, 11.5 oz. or larger (2/19 Red Plum)
Daytona 500 promo continues: Buy 10 participating products, Get $3 off your order instantly -- or 30 cents per item. Then you'll get a $2 coupon to use on your next order. Not quite as good as getting the $5 off instantly. However, you might be able to use this to your advantage, taking the $2 coupons you earn to Harris Teeter or Lowes Foods, both of which accept competitor coupons of this type.
Among the items in the promo:
Totino's Pizza Rolls snacks: 99 cents after promo
.40/2 (12/11 or 1/29 Smart Source)
.40/2 (1/8 General Mills)
= 59 cents. A very good deal, if you buy these.
Kraft Barbecue Sauce: 69 cents after promo. A great deal.
Pillsbury Grand! Biscuits: 99 cents after promo
.30/2 (1/8 or 2/5 General Mills)
= 69 cents. A good price.
Gatorade (32 oz.): 79 cents after promo.
Ragu pasta sauce: $1.31 after promo
$1.25/3 (1/29 Red Plum 1)
= 89 cents! A very good deal.
M&M's candies movie-size boxes: 89 cents after promo.
Betty Crocker Supreme brownie mix: $1.99 after promo
.75/2 (2/5 General Mills)
= $1.62. A decent price.
Cheetos or Fritos: $1.99 after promo.
Oreo cookies: $2.69 after promo.
Deals without coupons:
Milk: $1.49 for a half-gallon. That's under $3 for a gallon so a great buy!
Fuji apples: 77 cents per pound! A terrific deal.
Roma tomatoes: 77 cents per pound. Very nice deal.
Eggplant: 77 cents per pound.
Avocados or mangoes: $1 each.
Peeled mini carrots: $1 for a 1-pound bag.
Strawberries: $1.88 for one pound.
Boneless skinless chicken breasts: $1.99 per pound.
Boneless beef shoulder roast: $2.49 per pound.
Kroger shredded cheese (6-8 oz.) or slices (16 count): $1.66. A good price.
Kroger bread and buns: $1.
Kroger vitamins or supplements: BOGO.
Kroger ice cream (48 oz.) or 12-16 count ice cream sandwiches: $2.50.