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November 14, 2008
Get $20 off your groceries

It's definitely shoppers advantage at Raley's/Belair and Safeway this weekend. 

Before you do anything else, go to and click on the red Raley's ad (top of right corner of the home page) and print out that $20 off (when you spend $100) coupon. And here's an idea. Take that $20  coupon  to to the deli counter this weekend and pre-order your Thanksgiving dinner (details below). Raley's is offering a "premium" dinner for $99.99, which becomes an $80 meal when you use the coupon. Or, you can pre-order the "Butterball" turkey dinner for $49.99 and spend another $50 to get your $20 off. Any way you slice it, the deal is a good one. 

 RALEY'S/BELAIR: Premium Holiday Dinner $99.99 (serves 10-12) 

What you get: Free range Diestel turkey 12-14 pounds (2.5 hours of prep time)

Ciabatta stuffing; mashed potatoes; gravy; green beans almondine; maple orange glazed sweet potatoes; whole berry orange cranberry sauce; dinner rolls; pumpkin pie.

Butterball Turkey dinner $49.99 (serves 8-10)

What you get: 10-12 pound Butterball turkey (prep time 2.5 hours)

Cranberry herb stuffing (2 pounds); mashed potatoes (3 pounds); gravy (24 oz.); broccoli cheese and rice casserole (28 oz.); cranapple sauce; 1 dozen dinner rolls; 9" pumpkin pie.

If that's not in the carts, head over to Safeway where you can cash in on their 48-hour sale:

Starbucks coffee for $5.99 a pound; Nabisco snack crackers $1.88 a box; Progresso soups 97-cents a can and Pudding rings in the bakery for $1.99.

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About Shop Cheap

Pam Dinsmore is The Bee's Community Affairs Director. When she's not working, she's shopping. The goal of this blog is to help you save time and money at the grocery store. She's pretty good at it but she can't do it alone. That's where you come in, sharing your tips and secret methods for saving money. You can either respond to the blog or email her at

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