Friends, as we approach the Labor Day Weekend it is the time to plan the holiday cook-out. If you are preparing foods such as boneless skinless chicken breasts, fish, or lean burgers here is a tip. After the hot grate has been cleaned with a wire grill brush, dip a large was of paper towels into vegetable oil. With tongs grab the wad and wipe the grill completely to lubricate. This last step also removes any residual residue on the grate. Here are some of the meat, poultry and seafood deals for the week of August 31st.

*Carfagna's Whole Boneless Strip Loins - $3.97 lb. Delmonico Steak - $4.99 (9 oz. ) Bacon Wrapped Filet Mignon - $4.99 (8 oz. ) Spare Ribs - $1.79 lb. Baby Back Pork Ribs - $3.89 lb. Beef Spare Ribs - $2.49 lb. Pork Loin Country Ribs - $2.49 lb. Steak Burgers - $1.59 each Garoaund Chuck Patties - $29.90 (10# Quarter Pounders) Steak or Chicken Kabobs - $3.50 each Boneless Chicken Breast - $2.19 lb. (12 marinades to choose from) Chicken Leg Quarters - $.59 lb. Half Fryer Chickens - $1.29 lb. Chicken Wings - $.29 lb. Sausage Patties - $1.29 each (Italian Patties or Brat Patties) Brats - $2.99 lb. (original, cheddar, chipotle

Friends, as we approach the Labor Day Weekend it is the time to plan the holiday cook-out. If you are preparing foods such as boneless skinless chicken breasts, fish, or lean burgers here is a tip. After the hot grate has been cleaned with a wire grill brush, dip a large was of paper towels into vegetable oil. With tongs grab the wad and wipe the grill completely to lubricate. This last step also removes any residual residue on the grate. Here are some of the meat, poultry and seafood deals for the week of August 31st.

*Carfagna’s Whole Boneless Strip Loins - $3.97 lb. Delmonico Steak - $4.99 (9 oz. ) Bacon Wrapped Filet Mignon - $4.99 (8 oz. ) Spare Ribs - $1.79 lb. Baby Back Pork Ribs - $3.89 lb. Beef Spare Ribs - $2.49 lb. Pork Loin Country Ribs - $2.49 lb. Steak Burgers - $1.59 each Garoaund Chuck Patties - $29.90 (10# Quarter Pounders) Steak or Chicken Kabobs - $3.50 each Boneless Chicken Breast - $2.19 lb. (12 marinades to choose from) Chicken Leg Quarters - $.59 lb. Half Fryer Chickens - $1.29 lb. Chicken Wings - $.29 lb. Sausage Patties - $1.29 each (Italian Patties or Brat Patties) Brats - $2.99 lb. (original, cheddar, chipotle

*Meijer Boneless Rib Eye Steak - $5.99 lb. Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast - $1.79 lb. Pork Spareribs - $1.69 lb. Angus Ground Chuck - $1.99 lb. Skinless Atalantic Salmon Fillets - $6.99 lb. Boneless Chuck Eye Steak or Roast - $1.99 lb. 96% Lean Ground Beef Patties - $3.99 lb. Angus Tip Steak or Sizzler Steak - $2.49 lb. Boneless Top Loin Pork Chops - $3.99 lb. Boneless Whole Pork Tenderloins - $2.99 lb. Frozen Meijer Chicken Wings or Boneless Thighs - $5.99 (64.oz. bag) Oscar Mayer Meat Wieners - 4 for $5.00 Eckrich Premium Beef Franks - 3 for $5.00 Rainbow Trout Fillets - $5.99 lb. Catfish Fillets - $3.99 lb. Larger King Crab Legs - $9.99 lb. Meijer Cooked Tail-On Shrimp - $6.99 (1 lb. bag)

*Kroger T-Bone or Porterhouse Steak - $4.99 lb. Amick Farms Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts - $1.78 lb. Angus Ground Chuck - $2.79 lb. Assorted Pork Chops - $2.49 lb. Sirloin Tip Roast - $2.99 lb. Eye of Round roast - $2.99 lb. Kroger Frozen Chicken - $5.99 (select varieties, 2.5-4 lb. bag) Lebetter Beef Filets - 2 for $5.00 (6 oz.) (bacon wrapped) Pork Baby Back Ribs - $3.99 lb. Pork Spareribs - $1.99 lb. Boneless Pork Tenderloin - $3.99 lb. Chicken Drumsticks or Thighs - $1.19 lb. Ground Beef - $1.68 lb. (73% lean 5 lb. roll) Ball Park Meat Franks - 2 for $3.00 Ball Park or Specialty Hot Dogs- Buy 1 get 1 Free Bob Evans Pork Sausage - 2 for $5.00 (1 lb. roll) Tuna Steaks or Grouper Fillets - $6.99 lb. Atlantic Salmon Fillets - $5.99 lb. Kroger Fish Fillets - 40% off Canadian Snow Crab - $4.99 lb. Kroger Cooked Cocktail Shrimp - Buy 1 get 1 Free (1 lb. bag)

*Giant Eagle Boneless Bottom Round Roast or Steaks - $1.79 lb. Tailless T-Bone Steaks - $6.99 lb. Whole Boneless Beef Tenderloin - $6.99 lb. Combo Pack Pork Loin - $1.29 lb. (loin end roast, country style ribs and center cut pork chops bone-in) Frozen Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts - $6.99 (3 lb. bag) Giant Eagle Fresh Boneless Chicken Breasts - $3.79 lb. Whole Frying Chicken - $.89 lb. Chicken Thighs or Drumsticks - $1.19 lb. Bone-In Split Chicken Breasts- $1.99 lb. Frozen Chicken Wings - $6.99 (3 lb. bag) 92% Lean Ground Beef - $3.59 lb. 85% Lean Ground Round - $3.09 lb. *Marc’s Bob Evan’s Sausage Rolls - $1.98 lb. Bob Evan’s Bratwurst or Grilling Links - 2 for $5.98 (19 oz.) Johnsonville Brats - 2 for $7.00 (19.76 oz.) Bar S Jumbo Franks - $.95 (1 lb. pkg.) Tyson IQF Chicken Split Breast - $3.98 (2.5 lb. bag) *Aldi B-Bar Beef Hot Dogs - $1.99 lb. Roseland Bratwurst or Beer Bratwurst - $2.49 (19.76 oz.) Roseland Italian Sausage - $2.49 (19.76 oz.) 90/10 % Lean Ground Sirloin - $2.89 lb. 80/20 % Lean Ground Beef - $1.99 lb. Granger 85% Lean Ground Beef Patties - $2.49 lb. Pork Chops - $1.99 lb. Roseland Boneless Country Style Pork Ribs - $2.39 lb. Roseland Half Pork Loin - $1.99 lb. Cattleman’s Ranch Boneless Top Sirloin Steak - $3.99 lb. La Mas Ricas Thin Sliced Sirloin Tip Steak - $3.69 lb.

*Carnival Foods Whole Boneless New York Strips - $4.68 lb. T-Bone Steak - $5.98 lb. Boneless Sirloin Tip Steak - $2.88 lb. Center Cut Rib Pork Chops - $2.28 lb. Boneless Tenders or Breasts - $3.39 lb. Boneless Chuck Roast - $2.48 lb. Ground Chuck - $1.88 lb. Ground Chuck Patties - $1.98 lb. (3 lbs. or more) Ground Beef - $1.48 lb. Ground Sirloin - $2.68 lb. Boneless Bottom Sirloin Steak - $3.28 lb. Boneless Chuck Roast - $2.48 lb. Whole Boneless Sirloin Tip or Eye of Round - $2.48 lb. Boneless Pork Chops - $2.48 lb. Bob Evans Roll Sausage - $1.88 (1 lb. roll) Bob Evans Bratwurst - $3.78 lb. (19 oz. pkg.) Pork Loin Assorted Chops - $1.58 lb. Ground Chuck Patties - $1.98 lb. Whole Beef Tenderloin - $7.48 lb. Boneless English Roast - $2.28 lb. Frozen Split Chicken Breast - $.98 lb. Chicken Drumsticks or Thighs - 10 for $10.00 Smoked Ham Portions - $.98 lb. Country Style Ribs - $.98 lb. Oscar Mayer Wieners - $.98 Boneless Chicken Breast - $1.98 lb. Boneless Tenders or Breast - $3.39 lb. Whole Boneless Pork Loin - $1.78 lb. Slab Pork Ribs - $1.68 lb. Pollock Walleye Fillets - $1.58 lb. *Save a Lot (Columbus locations) Boneless Top Sirloin Steak - $3.49 lb. Boneless Pork Sirloin Chops - $1.79 lb. Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts - $1.89 lb. Boneless Pork Cutlets - $1.99 lb. 73% Lean Ground Beef - $1.99 lb. Ground Chuck - $2.29 lb. Ground Chuck Patties - $2.99 lb. Boneless Round Steak - $3.69 lb. Regal Rump Roast - $3.69 lb. Bottom Round Roast - $3.69 lb. Bottom Round Steak - $3.99 lb. Sirloin Tip Steak or Roast - $3.99 lb. Beef Stew Meat - $3.79 lb. Top Round Steak - $4.49 lb. Top Sirloin Steak - $4.79 lb. Bone-In Ribeye Steak - $7.99 lb. Boneless Ribeye Steak - $8.99 lb. Beef Back Ribs - $2.49 lb. Chuck Roast - $3.69 lb. Country Style Ribs - $3.99 lb. Primo Italian Sausage or Brats - $3.49 lb. Pork Boneless Butt Roast - $1.79 lb. Western Style Ribs - $1.99 lb. Center Cut Pork Chops - $3.29 lb. Sirloin Chops - $1.99 lb. Assorted Chops - $1.99 lb. Country Style Ribs - $2.29 lb. Spareribs - $1.99 lb. Whole Boneless Pork Loin - $3.39 lb. Whole Chicken Fryer - $.89 lb. Split Chicken Breast - $1.99 lb. Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast - $3.99 lb. Chicken Breast Tenders - $2.99 lb. Ground Turkey - $2.99 (20 oz. pkg.) Pork Loin Tenderloin - $4.69 lb. (lemon herb, peppercorn, teriyaki)

*LoveJoy’s IGA Ground Chuck - $1.78 lb. Western Style Pork Ribs - $1.29 lb. Eckrich Hot Dogs - 4 for $5.00 Whole Boneless Rib Eyes - $6.99 lb. Ground Chuck Patties - $2.49 lb. Boneless Rib Eye Steaks - $7.99 lb. Johnsonville Bratwurst - $3.99 (19.76 oz.) Whole Boston Butt Pork Roast - $1.39 lb. Gwaltney Half Spiral Ham - $2.39 lb. Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast - $2.19 lb. Boston Butt Pork Steaks - $1.39 lb. Great American 100% Ground Beef Patties - $12.99 (5 lb. pkg.) Holten Restaurant Quality Quarter Pound Beef Patties - $5.99 (2.5 lb.)

*Little’s Village IGA Ground Chuck - $1.79 lb. T-Bone Steak - $4.99 lb. English Roast - $1.99 lb. Gerber’s Split Chicken Breast - $1.49 lb. Johnsonville Brats or Italian Sausage - $4.19 lb. Tennessee Pride Roll Sausage - $2.59 lb. *Jewett’s IGA Ground Chuck - $1.99 lb. Ground Chuck Patties - $2.29 lb. Boneless Ribeye Steaks - $6.99 lb. Whole Boston Butt Pork Roast - $1.39 lb. Western Style Pork Ribs - $1.39 lb. Johnsonville Bratwurst - $3.99 (19.76 oz. pkg. Eckrich Franks - $1.39 lb.

*Nick’s Market Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast - $2.89 lb. Whole Eye of Round Roast - $2.29 lb. Johnsonville Party Pack Brats - $7.99 (3 lb. pkg.) Top Loin Sirloin Steak - $2.99 lb. T-Bone Sirloin Steak - $5.99 lb. Pork Tenders - $4.99 lb. Drumsticks or Thighs - $.99 lb. 90% Lean Ground Beef - $2.39 lb. Bar S Franks - 10 for $10.00 Our Family Roll Sausage - 10 for $10.00 Seafood Sensations Shrimp Ring - $2.99 (10 oz.)

*Ross’ Granville Market T-Bone Steak - $6.99 lb. Ground Sirloin - $2.59 lb. Boneless Chuck Steak - $2.69 lb. Eye of Round Roast - $2.49 lb. Farmland Seasoned Pork Tenderloins - $4.99 (19.2 oz. pkg.) Chicken Drumsticks or Thighs - $.99 lb. Seafood Sensations Shrimp Ring - $2.99 (10 oz.) Oscar Mayer Wieners - 2 for $3.00 Sockeye Salmon - $7.99 lb.

*The Anderson’s House of Meats Winter’s 2 lb. Natural Casing Hot Dogs - $5.99 Bacon Wrapped Filet Mignon - $2.69 each Baby Back Spare Ribs - $3.79 lb. Semi-Boneless Western Ribs - $.99 lb. Ground Chuck - $2.39 lb. Chicken Drumsticks - $.99 lb. Homemade Sausage -$2.99 lb. Atlantic Salmon Fillets - $7.99 lb. Small End Baby Spare Ribs - $1.99 lb. Polish Kielbasa $2.99 lb. Bag O Chicken - $1.19 lb.(7 breasts, 7 thighs, 7 drumsticks) Boneless Center Cut Pork Chops - $1.19 each (4 oz.) Pork Chops - $1.79 each (6 oz.) Gourmet Crab Cakes - $.99 each (3 oz.) Steak or Chicken Kabobs - $3.99 each (8 oz.) Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts - $2.79 lb. Boneless Kansas City Steaks - $.99 each (5 oz. ) Boneless Pork Sirloin Country Style Ribs - $2.99 lb. Western Style Ribs - $2.19 lb. Whole Boneless Pork Tenderloin - $4.99 lb. Whole Boneless Beef Tenderloin - $6.99 lb. Prime Rib Roast - $7.99 lb. Boneless Chuck Roast - $3.79 lb. Boneless London Broil - $3.99 lb. Eye of Round Roast - $3.79 lb. Filet Mignon - $4.99 ea. T-Bone Steak - $7.99 lb. Ground Steak - $4.39 lb. Stew Beef - $3.99 lb. Flat Cut Brisket - $4.99 lb. Cube Steaks - $4.69 lb. Baby Back Ribs - $3.99 lb. Raw Shrimp - $7.99 lb. Peeled and Deveined Shrimp - $7.99 lb.

*GFS Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast - $8.99 (5 lb. bag, frozen) Ground Sirloin Steak Burgers - $9.99 (5 lb. pkg.) Bratwurst or Italian Sausage - $10.99 (4 ½ lb. box) St. Louis Pork Spareribs - $2.79 lb. Top Sirloin Beef Steak - $29.99 (5 lb. pkg.) Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts - $8.99 (5 lb. bag) Angus Beef Steak burgers - $12.99 (5 lb. pkg.) Classic Franks - $5.99 (5 lb. bag) Pork Back Ribs - $3.29 (10 lb. pkg.)

*Whole Foods Beef London Broil - $4.99 lb. Bone-In Pork Loin - $4.99 lb. Bone-In Pork Rib Chop - $4.99 Wellshire Bulk Hotdogs - $4.99 lb. Pork Sausage - $4.99 lb.

*Costco 78% Lean Kirkland Signature ¼ lb. Beef Patties - $12.79 (6 lb. box) Kirkland Signature ¼ lb. Chuck Patties - $13.69 lb. 85% Ground Sirloin 1/3 lb. Patties - $13.99 lb. Marinated Pork Loin - $2.99 lb. Pork Loin Tenderloin - $3.19 lb. Pork Loin Sirloin Chops - $1.99 lb. Boneless Pork Loin Chops - $2.69 lb. Boneless Leg Of Lamb - $3.99 lb. Lamb Rib Frenched Roast - $9.99 lb. Beef Ribeye Roast - $6.99 lb. Boneless Beef Brisket Flat Cut - $3.99 lb. Boneless Chuck Roast - $2.59 lb. Beef Eye of Round Roast - $2.89 lb. Boneless Beef Chuck Short Ribs - $3.99 lb. Tri Tip Steak - $5.49 lb. Boneless Ribeye Steak - $6.99 lb. Top Sirloin Steak - $3.49 lb. Boneless New York Strip Steak - $6.19 lb. Beef Loin Tenderloin - $9.99 lb. 85% Lean Organic Ground Beef - $12.99 (3 lb. pkg.) Extra Lean Beef Patties - $2.89 lb. Butter Ball Ground Turkey - $2.29 lb. Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast - $2.99 lb. Fryer Chicken Thighs or Drumsticks - $.99 lb. Split Chicken Fryer Breast - $1.89 lb. Chicken Wings - $1.79 lb. Frozen Perdue Chicken Breast - $23.99 (10 lb. bag) Black Tiger Prawn - $8.99 lb. Talapia Fillets - $4.99 lb Breaded Talapia Fillets - $5.49 lb. Catfish Fillets - $4.99 lb. Rainbow Trout - $3.49 lb. Pacific Tru Trout - $6.99 lb. Whole Snapper - $4.99 lb. Mussels - $1.99 lb. Wild Ahi Tuna - $6.99 lb.

*Sam’s Club Members Mark Fresh Boneless Chicken Breast - $1.97 lb. Beef Rib Eye Steak - $5.98 lb. Sirloin Steak - $3.98 lb. T-Bone Steak - $7.64 lb. Top Round London Broil - $2.84 lb. Beef Round Steak - $2.86 lb. Bottom Round Steak - $1.98 lb. Beef Stew - $2.46 lb. Eye of Round Roast - $2.60 lb. Bottom Round Roast - $1.98 lb. Chuck Roast - $2.28 lb. 90% Lean Ground Beef - $2.88 lb. (patties $2.99 lb.) Pork Loin Top Loin Roast - $2.38 lb. (chops $2.68 lb.) Top Loin Center Cut Chops - $2.58 lb. Assorted Pork Chops - $1.68 lb. Boneless Country Ribs - $2.88 lb. Pork Loin Back Ribs - $2.88 lb. Lamb Loin Chops - $7.87 lb. Boneless Lamb Leg - $7.87 lb. Lamb Rack Frenched - $8.87 lb. Whole Beef Tenderloin - $8.88 lb. Whole Beef Strip Loin - $6.96 lb. Whole Pork Loin Tenderloin - $2.98 lb. Frozen Tyson Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast -$13.78 (6 lb. bag) EDELMANN Brats - $12.55 (5 lb. pkg.) Wholesale Clubs keep their prices fairly static. I will update periodically to reflect the price changes.

*Walmart Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast - $6.97 (3 lb. bag) Johnsonville Brats or Italian Sausage - $3.50 (19.76 oz. pkg.)

*Buehler's 80% Lean Ground Beef - $1.59 lb. Boneless Strip Steak - $9.99 lb. Buffalo Chicken Breast - $4.99 lb. Chicken Leg Quarters - $.79 lb. Baby Back Ribs - $3.99 lb. Pork Tenderloins $3.99 lb. Pork Loin Country Style Ribs - $1.99 lb. Big As Bunz Hot Dogs - 5 for $5.00 Johnsonville Brats or Sausage Links - $3.99 (19.76 oz. pkg.) Hebrew National All Beef Hot Dogs - $2.99 Wild Alaskan Coho Salmon - $9.99 lb. Lake Erie Yellow Perch Fillets - $8.99 lb. Large Tail-on-Peeled & Deveined Shrimp - $11.99 lb.

*Walters IGA SAVE-U-Mor Ground Chuck - $1.59 lb. Western Style Pork Ribs - $1.29 lb. Boneless Ribeye Steak - $6.99 lb. Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast - $1.99 lb. Boston Butt Pork Roast - $1.29 lb. Ficher or Field Weiners - $.99 lb. Gwaltney Half Spiral Sliced Ham - $1.99 lb.

I will update the list as I get more information. For now happy shopping.

Laurie, TheBag Lady