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Extreme Grocery List Menu 5 – Family of 2

Week 4 will cost about $40.57. If you made previous weeks then week 4 will cost about $33.57. If you stay with store brands and sale items these numbers might be lower.

What’s in the cupboard?

Pantry

These are pantry items I assume you have, about how much they cost and are NOT included in the grocery list:

  • white balsamic vinegar $4.12
  • butter $3.58
  • dijon mustard $0.92
  • flour $1.56
  • honey 12 oz $3.56
  • mayonnaise $2.28
  • olive oil 17 oz. $2.77
  • red wine vinegar $1.94

Spices

These are spices I assume you have, about how much the cost and are NOT included in the grocery list.

  • ground allspice $1.94
  • dried basil $0.98
  • cayenne pepper $1.68
  • pepper $2.08
  • rubbed sage $3.97
  • salt $1.88
  • dried thyme $1.94

Grocery List - Store brand Wal-Mart (Metro Detroit) $40.57

As of May 2022
  • 1 - garlic bulb $0.50
  • 1 - bag of onions 3 Ibs $2.38
  • 1 - apple $0.60
  • 1 - pound broccoli $1.87
  • 2 - lemons $1.32
  • 1 - stalk celery $1.34
  • 1 - bunch parsley $0.99
  • 2 - red pepper $2.76
  • 1 - head of lettuce $1.38
  • 1 - large tomato $0.91
  • 1 pound ground turkey $3.58
  • 1 - pound boneless skinless chicken breasts $6.93
  • 1 - packet Italian dressing seasoning $0.79
  • 1 - bag hamburger buns (whole wheat) $2.98
  • 1 - bag brown rice 16 oz $0.78
  • 1 - can black beans $0.72
  • 1 - can chicken broth 14.5 oz $0.67
  • 1 - jar salsa 16 oz. $1.39
  • 1 - bag flour tortillas (8 inches) $1.98
  • 1 - box small shell pasta 16 oz $0.92
  • 1 - box whole wheat spaghetti 16 oz $1.48
  • 1 - Greek yogurt $0.64
  • 1 - bag mozzarella cheese $1.98
  • 1 - bag frozen peas 12 oz $0.84
  • 1 - bag frozen corn 12 oz $0.84

If you made previous weeks

Grocery List - Store brand Wal-Mart (Metro Detroit) $33.57

As of May 2022

  • 1 - bag of onions 3 Ibs $2.38
  • 1 - apple $0.60
  • 1 - pound broccoli $1.87
  • 2 - lemons $1.32
  • 1 - bunch parsley $0.99
  • 2 - red pepper $2.76
  • 1 - head of lettuce $1.38
  • 1 - large tomato $0.91
  • 1 pound ground turkey $3.58
  • 1 - pound boneless skinless chicken breasts $6.93
  • 1 - packet Italian dressing seasoning $0.79
  • 1 - bag hamburger buns (whole wheat) $2.98
  • 1 - can black beans $0.72
  • 1 - can chicken broth 14.5 oz $0.67
  • 1 - jar salsa 16 oz. $1.39
  • 1 - bag flour tortillas (8 inches) $1.98
  • 1 - bag frozen peas 12 oz $0.84
  • 1 - bag frozen corn 12 oz $0.84

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Christin Lee

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