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In our area there are stores calleld Grocery Outlet (Rainbow Grocery) that carry foods that may be close to expiration, food that the company is making label/ingredient changes in, etc. I think there are stores like this in almost every city. Ours do not carry dented/damaged and I don't recommend those foods - it's not worth it to take a chance with your health. But you might try something new from one of these discount stores you may decide you like!

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I just bought some organic frozen dinners (free range chicken, etc.), for $1.99 each and Wild Salmon and Ahi Tuna dinners for $2.99. I stay away from the canned veg and usually check out dairy, frozen, and fresh veg. Also, they will often have overrun from Costco (like Sam's Club).
- Submitted by EMMAINTERESTING 4/24/2011 in Saving Money | 5 Comments
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JODAEW 4/25/2011 2:37:00 PM

    Yes and what a find this Grocery Outlet is! We have been able to try some new things at a reasonable price. Have also found some gluten free items there as well.
STARRZ57 4/24/2011 8:42:00 AM

    We have a (UGO(United Grocery Outlet)) I shop there often and you are right it's the best place to pick and try something new.
PEDAL-PUSHER 4/24/2011 7:55:00 AM

    There are a few in my area also, and the prices are unbelievable! My favorite is under 10 miles away, close enough to bike to and carries the BEST produce. I buy all my cereal there, and most of the dog food.

They are not usually listed under 'Grocery Outlets,' you just sort of need to keep your ears open.
RD03875 4/24/2011 7:10:00 AM

    Never heard of them and I don't find anything in my phone book or internet listing for 500 miles. A bit too far to go shop.
ASEXYWITCH 4/24/2011 5:23:00 AM

    I'm not able to find a "Grocery Outlet" but I would say our Aldi stores in Kansas City are almost the equivalent and they carry a line called Fit and Active with low fat, low sugar items. The fresh fruits and vegetables usually need to be eaten within 3-4 days though. but when you can get an Avocado for .49 cents vs a $1.50 it is worth the drive to find one.

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