SF Bay Area Food Prices

7-7-15: The Hong Kong Food Prices page was pretty useful so I think I’ll do it for the US, too (most of the prices will be taken from the SF Bay Area). We’ll see where this goes…

Also see: SF Bay Area Household Item Prices

Update 7-12-15: prices will include tax and CRV if applicable.

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Beer
Bread & Flour
Candy
Cereal/Breakfast
Chips/Snacks
Coffee & Tea
Condiments
Dairy
Drinks
Eggs
Fast Food/Restaurant
Instant Noodles
Meat
Meat (Processed)
Packaged Foods
Pasta and Noodles
Produce
Rice
Seafood
Soup
Wines and Spirits


Beer

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
11-13-15 Asahi 1 L $4.38 Corner store $0.00438/ml, massive 1 liter can
7-23-15 Budweiser 740 ml (25 fl. oz) $2.19 Corner store $0.003/ml, $0.0876/oz
4-12-16 Drake’s Dry-Hopped Pale Ale 355 ml x 6 (12 fl. oz x 6) $10.1726 Trader Joe’s $0.0048/ml, $0.1413/oz
8-27-15 Modelo Especial 710 ml x 3 (24 fl. oz x 3) $8.32 Evergreen $2.7733/can, $0.0039/ml
1-14-16 Pabst Blue Ribbon 710 ml x 2 (24 fl. oz x 2) $3.48 Safeway $1.74/can, $0.0025/ml, must buy 2 at this price
4-9-16 Sapporo Draft 355 ml x 12 $9.2891 Mitsuwa $0.7741/can, $0.0022/ml
12-16-15 Sapporo Draft 355 ml x 6 $8.99 Safeway $1.4983/bottle, $0.0042/ml
7-12-15 Tecate 355 ml x 12 $13.79 Corner store $1.1492/can, $0.0032/ml

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Bread & Flour

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
6-12-17 Bread (Alfaro’s Artesano Bakery Bread) 2 x 20 oz (567 g) $3.99 Costco $0.0998/oz, $0.0035/g
5-18-17 Bread (Alfaro’s Artesano Bakery Bread) 2 x 20 oz (567 g) $3.99 Costco $0.0998/oz, $0.0035/g
5-9-17 Bread (Alfaro’s Artesano Bakery Bread) 2 x 20 oz (567 g) $3.99 Costco $0.0998/oz, $0.0035/g
4-27-17 Bread (Alfaro’s Artesano Bakery Bread) 2 x 20 oz (567 g) $3.99 Costco $0.0998/oz, $0.0035/g
4-15-17 Bread (Alfaro’s Artesano Bakery Bread) 20 oz (567 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.1495/oz, $0.0053/g
4-10-17 Bread (Alfaro’s Artesano Bakery Bread) 2 x 20 oz (567 g) $3.99 Costco $0.0998/oz, $0.0035/g
4-15-17 Bread (Coast to Coast San Francisco Style Sourdough) 24 oz (680 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.1246/oz, $0.0044/g
12-15-16 Bread (Coast to Coast San Francisco Style Sourdough) 24 oz (680 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.1246/oz, $0.0044/g
11-21-16 Bread (Coast to Coast San Francisco Style Sourdough) 24 oz (680 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.1246/oz, $0.0044/g
11-15-16 Bread (Coast to Coast San Francisco Style Sourdough) 24 oz (680 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.1246/oz, $0.0044/g
9-5-16 Bread (Oroweat Country Buttermilk) 24 oz (680 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.1246/oz, $0.0044/g
12-16-15 Bread (Signature Kitchens Butter Top Wheat) 22 oz (624 g) $1.99 Safeway $0.0905/oz, $0.0032/g
11-11-15 Bread (Signature Kitchens Butter Top Wheat) 22 oz (624 g) $1.50 Safeway $0.0682/oz, $0.0024/g
5-16-17 Bread Crumbs (Panko) 6.98 oz (198 g) $1.99 Nijiya $0.2851/oz, $0.0101/g, Shirakiku
6-17-17 Chocolate Cake (Kirkland Signature All American) 112 oz $16.99 Costco $0.1517/oz, $2.4271/lb
6-17-17 Croissants (Kirkland Signature) 32 oz $5.99 Costco $0.1872/oz, $0.4992/each
4-17-16 Croissants (Kirkland Signature) 32 oz $4.99 Costco $0.1559/oz, $0.4158/each
7-20-16 Donut 1 $0.79 Safeway  
11-4-15 Fleischmann’s ActiveDry Yeast Original 3 x 0.25 oz $1.99 Safeway $2.6533/oz
7-12-15 Fleischmann’s RapidRise Instant Yeast 3 x 0.25 oz $1.99 Safeway $2.6533/oz
7-20-16 Gold Medal All Purpose Flour 5 lbs $3.99 Safeway $0.798/lb
11-4-15 Gold Medal All Purpose Flour 5 lbs $2.50 Safeway $0.50/lb
7-20-16 Jiffy Corn Muffin Mix 8.5 oz (240 g) $0.79 Safeway $0.0929/oz, $0.0033/g
7-21-16 King Arthur Unbleached Cake Flour 2 lbs $3.89 Target $1.945/lb
7-12-15 King Arthur Unbleached Bread Flour 5 lbs $6.39 Safeway $1.278/lb
3-5-16 King’s Hawaiian Sweet Rolls 16 oz x 2 $4.99 Costco $2.495/lb, $0.1559/roll
12-23-16 Pie (11-inch Whole, Apple) 44 oz $7.00 Safeway $0.1591/oz
8-7-15 Pie (Slice) 1 slice $1.99 Safeway  

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Candy

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
11-11-15 Altoids (Smalls, Wintergreen) 0.37 oz (10.5 g) $1.49 Safeway $4.027/oz, $0.1419/g
6-5-17 Despicable Me Fruit Flavored Snacks (Kellogg’s) 80 x 0.8 oz (22 g) $6.99 Costco $0.1092/oz, $0.0040/g, w/ coupon
4-12-16 Ghirardelli Minis (Milk Chocolate Caramel) 130.9 g (4.6 oz) $3.49 Ross $0.0267/g, $0.7587/oz
12-19-15 Haribo Gold Bears Gummi Candy 14 oz $3.49 Walgreens $0.2493/oz
4-22-16 Morinaga French Milk Chocolate 107 g (21 pieces) $4.35 Suruki Supermarket $0.0407/g, $0.2071/piece
4-9-16 Morinaga French Milk Chocolate 107 g (21 pieces) $4.49 Mitsuwa $0.0420/g, $0.2138/piece, slightly pricier than HK
10-30-15 Red Vines 1 lb $2.00 Safeway $0.1250/oz

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Chips/Snacks

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
3-19-16 Biscoff 35.2 oz (128 cookies) $5.19 Costco $0.1474/oz, $0.0405/cookie
4-15-17 Cheetos 8.5 oz $2.50 Safeway $0.2941/oz, same price, smaller size, subtle change
2-5-17 Cheetos 9 oz $2.50 Safeway $0.2778/oz
5-17-16 Cheetos 3.5 oz $1.49 Evergreen $0.4257/oz
3-28-16 Cheetos XXTRA Flamin’ Hot 8.5 oz $2.99 Lucky $0.3518/oz
12-16-15 Cheetos 9 oz $3.00 Safeway $0.3333/oz
11-4-15 Cheetos Jalapeño 9 oz $2.50 Safeway $0.2778/oz
11-4-15 Cheetos 9 oz $2.50 Safeway $0.2778/oz
11-2-15 Cheetos 3.5 oz $1.49 Evergreen $0.4257/oz
10-11-15 Cheetos 9 oz $2.50 Safeway $0.2778/oz
4-15-17 Cheetos Puffs 8 oz $2.50 Safeway $0.3125/oz
5-12-16 Club Crackers 13.7 oz $1.99 Safeway $0.1453/oz
11-2-15 Doritos 10.5 oz $4.29 Evergreen $0.4086/oz
7-21-16 Doritos & Cheetos Mix 19.625 oz (20 packs) $6.99 Target $0.3562/oz
4-17-16 Dried Mangoes 30 oz (850 g) $12.39 Costco $0.413/oz, $0.0146/g, Philippine brand
6-16-17 Dried Squid (Hana Sakiika Smoked) 4 oz (113.4 g) $3.49 Koreana Plaza $0.8725/oz, $0.0308/g
1-15-16 Kettle Brand Potato Chips (Sea Salt, Krinkle Cut) 32 oz $2.59 Costco $0.0809/oz, Kirkland Signature joint venture, probably priced for Super Bowl
4-15-17 Lay’s Poppables (White Cheddar) 5 oz $2.50 Safeway $0.5000/oz
3-28-16 Lay’s Potato Chips (Wavy, Hickory BBQ) 7.75 oz $3.00 Lucky $0.3871/oz, must buy 2 at this price
3-28-16 Lay’s Potato Chips (Wavy, Cheddar) 7.75 oz $3.00 Lucky $0.3871/oz, must buy 2 at this price
10-11-15 Lay’s Potato Chips (Lightly Salted) 7.75 oz $3.00 Safeway $0.3871/oz
8-7-15 Lay’s Potato Chips (Wavy Hickory BBQ) 7.75 oz $2.50 Safeway $0.3226/oz
8-7-15 Lay’s Potato Chips (Southern Biscuits and Gravy) 7.75 oz $2.50 Safeway $0.3226/oz
5-10-16 Lotte Choco Pie 6.77 oz (192 g) $2.99 Mitsuwa $0.4417/oz, $0.0156/g
12-19-15 Mrs. Fields Milk Chocolate Chip Cookies 8 oz $3.99 Walgreens $0.4988/g
1-14-16 Peanuts (Planters Dry Roasted, Lightly Salted) 453 g (16 oz) $3.99 Safeway $0.0088/g, $0.2494/oz
8-7-15 Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Crackers (Flavor Blasted Xtra Cheddar) 187 g $1.25 Safeway $0.0067/g
6-5-17 Popcorn (Boom Chicka Pop Sweet & Salty Kettle Corn) 23 oz (652 g) $2.995 Costco $0.1302/oz, $0.0046/g, BOGO
7-16-16 Popcorn (Pop Secret Big & Fluffy) 30 oz (850 g) $4.99 Costco $0.1663/oz, $0.0059/g
4-17-16 Popcorn (Popcornopolis Zebra) 20 oz (567 g) $4.49 Costco $0.2245/oz, $0.0079/g
10-30-15 Popcorn (Orville Redenbacker’s Kettle Korn Pop-Up Bowl) 8.7 oz (246.9 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.3437/oz, $0.0121/g, $0.9967/bag
9-5-16 Ruffles Potato Chips (Sour Cream & Cheddar) 8.5 oz (240.9 g) $3.00 Safeway $0.3529/oz, $0.0125/g
5-14-16 Sandies Cookies 11.3 oz (320 g) $2.50 Safeway $0.2212/oz, $0.0078/g
6-16-17 Seaweed (Trice Seaweed Wrapper) 0.63 oz (18 g) $3.49 Koreana Plaza $5.5397/oz, $0.1939/g
5-16-17 Seaweed (Roasted, Onigiri Rice Ball) 0.44 oz (12.5 g) $3.99 Nijiya $9.0682/oz, $0.3192/g, Yama Moto Yama
4-17-16 Seaweed (Kirkland Signature Organic Roasted) 10 x 0.6 oz $8.69 Costco $1.4483/oz, $0.869/pack
12-31-16 Tortilla Chips (Tostitos Original Restaurant Style) 13 oz $3.00 Safeway $0.2308/oz
1-15-16 Tortilla Chips (Santitas) 11 oz $2.00 Evergreen $0.1818/oz
10-21-15 Tortilla Chips (Santitas) 11 oz $2.00 Evergreen $0.1818/oz
10-5-15 Tortilla Chips (Santitas) 11 oz $2.00 Evergreen $0.1818/oz
8-7-15 Tortilla Chips (Santitas) 16 oz $2.79 Safeway $0.1744/oz
5-4-16 Trader Joe’s Hawaiian Style Hickory BBQ Potato Chips 7 oz (198 g) $1.99 Trader Joe’s $0.2843/oz
4-12-16 Trader Joe’s Hawaiian Style Hickory BBQ Potato Chips 7 oz (198 g) $1.99 Trader Joe’s $0.2843/oz
5-4-16 Trader Joe’s Hawaiian Style Salt & Vinegar Potato Chips 7 oz (198 g) $1.99 Trader Joe’s $0.2843/oz
5-4-16 Trader Joe’s White Cheddar Popcorn 5 oz (142 g) $1.69 Trader Joe’s $0.338/oz
4-12-16 Trader Joe’s White Cheddar Popcorn 5 oz (142 g) $1.69 Trader Joe’s $0.338/oz
12-14-15 Walkers Shortbread 150 g (5.3 oz) $3.99 Safeway $0.0266/g, $0.7528/oz
12-3-15 Walkers Shortbread 150 g (5.3 oz) $3.99 Safeway $0.0266/g, $0.7528/oz

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Coffee & Tea

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
1-24-17 Boba Tea (Classic Black Milk) Large (~20 oz) $3.83 Sharetea Alameda $0.1915/oz, $0.0065/ml
12-4-16 Boba Tea (Classic Black Pearl Milk) Large (~20 oz) $4.38 Sharetea Alameda $0.219/oz, $0.0074/ml
11-16-16 Boba Tea (潮尚鮮草奶凍) Large (~20 oz) $3.75 i-Tea $0.1875/oz, $0.0063/ml, B3
6-25-16 Boba Tea (雙Q奶茶) Large (~20 oz) $4.11 T4 $0.2055/oz, $0.0069/ml
6-22-16 Boba Tea (雙Q奶茶) Large (~20 oz) $4.1063 T4 $0.2053/oz, $0.0069/ml
6-22-16 Boba Tea (伯爵奶茶) Large (~20 oz) $3.5588 T4 $0.1779/oz, $0.0060/ml
6-9-16 Boba Tea (珍珠奶茶) Large (~20 oz) $4.1063 T4 $0.2053/oz, $0.0069/ml
6-9-16 Boba Tea (伯爵奶茶) Regular (~16 oz) $3.0113 T4 $0.1882/oz, $0.0064/ml
6-7-16 Boba Tea (珍珠奶茶) Large (~20 oz) $4.1063 T4 $0.2053/oz, $0.0069/ml
6-7-16 Boba Tea (奶蓋伯爵奶茶) Regular (~16 oz) $3.5588 T4 $0.1779/oz, $0.0060/ml
8-25-15 Boba Tea (Hokkaido Pudding)   $4.25 i-Tea C2
8-25-15 Boba Tea (Mango Crystal)   $4.95 i-Tea S4
5-11-17 Coffee (Can) 5.74 oz (170 ml) $2.29 Nijiya $0.3990/oz, $0.0135/ml, Aromax Premium Black
4-1-17 Coffee (Single Serve) 2.2 lbs $29.89 Costco $0.8491/oz, San Francisco Bay French Roast
12-7-16 Coffee (Whole Bean) 3 lbs $14.99 Costco $0.3123/oz, Kirkland Signature Columbian Roast
12-7-16 Coffee (Whole Bean) 3 lbs $15.99 Costco $0.3331/oz, San Francisco Bay Coffee Decaf
8-11-16 Coffee (Instant) 20 x 16 g $2.79 TLH Supermarket $0.0087/g, $0.2472/oz, Trung Nguyen G7
7-23-16 Coffee (Whole Bean) 3 lbs $15.99 Costco $0.3331/oz, San Francisco Bay Coffee Decaf
7-21-16 Coffee (Ground) 283 g (10 oz) $4.69 Target $0.0166/g, $0.469/oz, Medaglia d’Oro Espresso Italian Roast (website)
5-10-16 Coffee (Liquid) 1 L $2.49 Mitsuwa $0.0025/ml, Unsweetened Key Coffee from Japan
4-9-16 Coffee (Liquid) 1 L $3.29 Mitsuwa $0.0033/ml, Unsweetened Key Coffee from Japan
4-2-16 Coffee (Ground) 500 g (17.6 oz) $4.99 TLH Supermarket $0.0100/g, $0.2835/oz, Trung Nguyen Gourmet Blend
12-14-15 Coffee (Whole Bean) 311 g (11 oz) $5.99 Safeway $0.0193/g, $0.5445/oz, Signature Select Breakfast Blend
11-25-15 Coffee (Ground) 340 g (12 oz) $6.49 Safeway $0.0191/g, $0.5408/oz, McCafe Premium Roast Decaf
11-23-15 Coffee (Can) 11.3 oz (337 ml) $2.24 Safeway $0.1982/oz, $0.0066/ml, UCC
10-11-15 Coffee (Whole Bean) 311 g (11 oz) $3.49 Safeway $0.0112/g, $0.3173/oz, Signature Select Breakfast Blend, Manager’s special price
10-7-15 Coffee (Ground) 340 g (12 oz) $6.99 Safeway $0.0206/g, $0.5825/oz, McCafe Premium Roast Decaf
7-26-15 Coffee (Ground) 340 g (12 oz) $6.69 Target Alameda $0.0197/g, $0.5575/oz, McCafe French Roast
7-31-16 Denny’s Mild Roast Coffee Unlimited $2.51 Denny’s Emeryville All-you-can-drink
1-5-16 Denny’s Mild Roast Coffee Unlimited $2.51 Denny’s Emeryville All-you-can-drink
9-30-15 Denny’s Bold Roast Coffee Unlimited $2.51 Denny’s Emeryville All-you-can-drink
9-26-15 Denny’s Bold Roast Coffee Unlimited $2.51 Denny’s Emeryville All-you-can-drink
7-21-16 Denny’s Iced Cappuccino 15 oz $3.06 Denny’s Emeryville $0.204/oz, $0.0069/ml
12-9-15 Denny’s Iced Cappuccino 15 oz $3.06 Denny’s Emeryville $0.204/oz, $0.0069/ml
3-26-16 Espresso 1 shot $2.51 Frjtz Authentic European style
4-27-17 Honey Citron Tea (balance Grow) 35.27 oz (1 kg) $5.59 Costco $0.1585/oz, $0.0056/g
5-10-16 Key Coffee Drip On Decaffeinated 5 x 8 g $4.29 Mitsuwa $0.1073/g, $3.0426/oz, $0.858/drip
4-9-16 Key Coffee Drip On Special Blend 6 x 8 g $3.49 Mitsuwa $0.0727/g, $2.0651/oz, $0.5817/drip
3-8-16 Lipton Tea Bags (Decaffeinated) 3.3 oz $4.99 Walgreens New Montgomery $1.5121/oz, $0.0998/teabag
11-16-16 Malaysian Iced Milk Tea ~16 oz $3.82 Chilli Padi Oakland $0.2388/oz
1-19-16 McDonald’s Coffee (Small) 12 oz $1.35 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.1125/oz
11-13-15 McDonald’s Coffee (Small) 12 oz $1.35 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.1125/oz
11-8-15 McDonald’s Coffee (Medium) 16 oz $1.67 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.1044/oz
10-29-15 McDonald’s Coffee (Medium) 16 oz $1.09 McDonald’s El Camino SSF $0.0681/oz
6-13-17 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.17 McDonald’s Mission $0.0986/oz
12-24-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.19 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.0995/oz
11-23-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Portrero $0.0991/oz
8-13-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.19 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.0995/oz
3-16-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0991/oz
2-17-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0991/oz
2-15-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0991/oz
2-11-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0991/oz
2-10-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0991/oz
2-9-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0991/oz
2-8-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0991/oz
2-5-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0991/oz
2-4-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0991/oz
2-3-16 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0991/oz
10-7-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
10-5-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
10-4-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Portrero $0.0991/oz
10-2-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
10-1-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
9-25-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
9-19-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
9-15-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
9-13-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
9-11-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
9-10-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
9-4-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
8-28-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0991/oz
8-23-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.18 McDonald’s Portrero $0.0991/oz
8-20-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.19 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.0995/oz
8-8-15 McDonald’s Iced Coffee (Medium) 22 oz $2.19 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.0995/oz
1-12-17 Nitto Kocha Royal Milk Tea (Instant) 280 g $8.99 Nijiya $0.0321/g, $0.9102/oz
4-9-16 Nitto Kocha Royal Milk Tea (Instant) 280 g $8.99 Mitsuwa $0.0321/g, $0.9102/oz
12-17-16 Old Town White Milk Tea 3 in 1 40 g x 12 $8.99 New May Wah Super Clement $0.7492/tea, priciest yet
7-31-16 Old Town White Milk Tea 3 in 1 40 g x 12 $8.39 Chinatown $0.5825/tea
2-20-16 Old Town White Milk Tea 3 in 1 40 g x 12 $6.99 Chinatown $0.5825/tea
12-14-15 Old Town White Milk Tea 3 in 1 40 g x 12 $7.50 Chinatown $0.625/tea
11-5-15 Old Town White Milk Tea 3 in 1 40 g x 12 $7.50 Chinatown $0.625/tea
7-16-15 Old Town White Milk Tea 3 in 1 40 g x 12 $7.19 Chinatown $0.5992/tea, slightly pricier than HK
12-17-16 Rickshaw Black Tea (Loose Leaf) 450 g (15.9 oz) $8.99 New May Wah Super Clement $0.0120/g, $0.5654/oz
7-6-16 Rickshaw Black Tea 100 teabags $7.39 TLH Supermarket $0.0739/tea, $0.0370/g
1-13-17 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Coliseum $0.1625/oz
7-8-16 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Embarcadero $0.1625/oz
7-6-16 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Embarcadero $0.1625/oz
6-10-16 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Embarcadero $0.1625/oz
5-2-16 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Park $0.1625/oz
3-31-16 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Broadway $0.1625/oz
3-25-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
3-23-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
3-21-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
3-18-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
3-14-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
3-11-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
3-8-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
3-7-16 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Market $0.1625/oz
3-4-16 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Market $0.1625/oz
3-3-16 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Market $0.1625/oz
3-2-16 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Market $0.1625/oz
3-1-16 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Market $0.1625/oz
2-27-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
2-25-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
2-22-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
2-19-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
2-18-16 Starbucks Coffee (Short) 8 oz $1.85 Starbucks Market $0.2313/oz
1-27-16 Starbucks Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $1.95 Starbucks Chestnut $0.1625/oz
2-29-16 Starbucks Espresso 1 shot $1.95 Starbucks Montgomery $nbsp;
2-16-16 Starbucks Espresso 1 shot $1.95 Starbucks Montgomery $nbsp;
2-10-16 Starbucks Espresso 1 shot $1.95 Starbucks Montgomery $nbsp;
2-5-16 Starbucks Espresso 1 shot $1.95 Starbucks Montgomery $nbsp;
2-4-16 Starbucks Espresso 1 shot $1.95 Starbucks Montgomery $nbsp;
1-25-16 Starbucks Iced Coffee (Tall) 12 oz $2.25 Starbucks Great Mall $0.1875/oz
3-4-17 Starbucks Macchiato (Grande) 16 oz $2.475 Starbucks Fruitvale $0.1547/oz, BOGO, only worth it at this price
7-31-16 Thai Iced Tea (Taste Nirvana) 16.2 oz (480 ml) $1.24 New Sang Chong Market $0.0765/oz, $0.0026/ml
12-17-16 Twinings Lady Grey Tea TBD $3.49 New May Wah Super Clement TBD

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Condiments

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
10-30-15 Baking Powder (Rumford) 4 oz (113 g) $1.99 Safeway $0.4975/oz, $0.0176/g
10-30-15 Baking Soda (Arm & Hammer) 1 lb (454 g) $1.29 Safeway $0.0806/oz, $0.0028/g
2-15-17 Beef Base (Better Than Bouillon) 8 oz (227 g) $3.99 Safeway $0.4988/oz, $0.0176/g
12-31-16 Beef Base (Better Than Bouillon) 8 oz (227 g) $5.99 Safeway $0.7488/oz, $0.0264/g
12-23-15 Beef Base (Better Than Bouillon) 3.58 oz (99 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.8352/oz, $0.0302/g
10-11-15 Canola Oil (Safeway) 48 oz (1.42 L) $2.99 Safeway $0.0623/oz, $0.0021/ml
7-25-16 Chili Garlic Sauce (Huy Fong Foods) 8 oz (226 g, 230 ml) $2.49 Koreana Plaza $0.3113/oz, $0.0110/g, $0.0108/ml
5-12-16 Cholula Hot Sauce 5 oz (150 ml) $2.99 Safeway $0.598/oz, $0.0199/ml
6-4-16 Cinnamon sticks 14 g $0.99 Evergreen $0.0707/g
4-17-16 Corn Oil (Mazola) 144 oz (4.26 L) $8.49 Costco $0.0590/oz, $0.0020/ml
7-16-16 Corn Starch (Signature Kitchens) 16 oz (454 g) $1.69 Safeway $0.1056/oz, $0.0037/g
12-7-16 Corn Syrup (Karo Dark) 32 oz (0.95 L) $4.46 Walmart $0.1394/oz, $0.0047/g
12-23-16 Curry Powder (Madras, Sun Brand) 4 oz (113 g) $3.19 Safeway $0.7975/oz, $0.0282/g
12-32-16 Dijon Mustard (Maille) 7.5 oz (213 g) $3.99 Safeway $0.532/oz
12-7-16 Dijon Mustard (Grey Poupon) 2 x 16 oz $5.49 Costco $0.1716/oz
9-20-15 Dried herbs (Bay leaves) 0.15 oz (4.3 g) $3.99 Safeway $26.60/oz, $0.9279/g, O Organics brand
9-10-15 Dried herbs (Oregano) 0.75 oz (21.25 g) $0.99 23rd/Mission Produce $1.32/oz, El Mexicano brand
9-10-15 Dried herbs (Thyme) 0.5 oz (14 g) $0.99 23rd/Mission Produce $1.98/oz, El Mexicano brand
2-15-17 Fresh herbs (Thyme) 2.00 oz $2.50 Safeway $1.25/oz, Living Herbs
12-23-16 Fresh herbs (Rosemary) 0.66 oz (19 g) $1.99 Safeway $3.0152/oz, $0.1047/g, O Organics
12-3-16 Fresh herbs (Rosemary) 0.66 oz (19 g) $1.99 Safeway $3.0152/oz, $0.1047/g, O Organics
7-16-16 Fresh herbs (Mint) 1 bunch $1.99 Safeway  
7-16-16 Fresh herbs (Rosemary) 0.66 oz (19 g) $2.00 Safeway $3.03/oz, $0.1053/g, O Organics
11-15-15 Fresh herbs (Rosemary) 1 bunch $1.29 Evergreen No weight statement
10-7-15 Fresh herbs (Rosemary) 0.75 oz $1.49 23rd/Mission Produce $1.9867/oz, Bay Area Herbs brand
5-16-17 Furikake (Mishima Katsuo Mirin) 1.5 oz (45 g) $3.99 Nijiya $2.66/oz, $0.0887/g
7-25-16 Gochujang Hot Pepper Paste 1.1 lbs (500 g) $3.99 Koreana Plaza $0.2267/oz, $0.0080/g
1-16-16 Hannah Organic Hummus 16 x 2.4 oz $6.99 Costco $0.1820/oz, $0.4369/individual cup
8-7-15 Hatch Sliced Jalapenos 4 oz $0.99 Safeway $0.2475/oz
5-9-17 Honey (Kirkland, Clover) 80 oz (2.27 kg) $11.99 Costco $0.1499/oz, $0.0053/g
8-18-16 Honey (O Organics) 16 oz (454 g) $4.99 Safeway $0.3119/oz, $0.0110/g
11-21-16 Horseradish (Morehouse Cream Style) 6 oz (170 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.4983/oz, $0.0176/g
12-23-15 Horseradish (Morehouse Prepared) 4 oz (113 g) $1.99 Safeway $0.4975/oz, $0.0176/g
7-25-16 Hot Pepper Powder (Assi Brand) 16 oz (454 g) $3.99 Koreana Plaza $0.2494/oz, $0.0088/g
7-21-16 Kernel Season’s White Cheddar Seasoning 2.85 oz (80 g) $1.99 Target $0.6982/oz, $0.0249/g
8-18-16 Ketchup (Heinz) 20 oz (567 g) $2.50 Safeway $0.125/oz, $0.0044/g
9-15-15 Ketchup (Heinz) 14 oz (397 g) $2.59 Safeway $0.185/oz, $0.0065/g
11-23-16 Kraft Grated Parmesan Cheese 2 x 20 oz $12.99 Costco $0.3248/oz
9-10-15 Kraft Grated Parmesan Cheese 8 oz (227 g) $7.19 Evergreen $0.8988/oz, $0.0317/g
8-7-15 Kraft Grated Parmesan Cheese 8 oz (227 g) $5.99 Safeway $0.7488/oz, $0.0264/g
11-23-16 Lemon Juice (ReaLemon) 48 oz (1.4 L) $5.79 Costco $0.1206/oz, $0.0041/ml
11-11-15 Marmalade (Bonne Maman Orange) 13 oz (370 g) $3.99 Safeway $0.3069/oz, $0.0108/g
12-7-16 Mayonnaise (Best Foods) 15 oz (443 mL) $2.98 Walmart $0.1987/oz, $0.0067/g
9-15-15 Mayonnaise (Kraft) 22 oz (650 mL) $3.99 Safeway $0.1814/oz, $0.0061/g
8-7-15 McCormick Brown Gravy Mix 0.87 oz $1.19 Safeway $1.3678/oz
10-17-15 McCormick Pork Gravy Mix 0.87 oz $1.50 Safeway $1.7241/oz
9-20-15 McCormick Grill Mates Montreal Steak Seasoning 3.4 oz (90 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.8794/oz, $0.0332/g
5-9-17 Mirin (Takara) 25.4 oz (750 ml) $7.68 Nijiya $0.3024/oz, $0.0102/ml
4-9-16 Mirin (Kikkoman Kotteri) 10 oz (296 ml) $2.49 Mitsuwa $0.249/oz, $0.0084/ml
2-11-17 Olive Oil (Kirkland Signature Extra Virgin Toscano) 33.8 oz (1 L) $11.99 Costco $0.3547/oz, $0.0120/ml, Oct/Nov 2016 harvest
9-5-16 Peanut Butter (Jif Natural Honey Creamy) 16 oz (454 g) $3.29 Safeway $0.2056/oz, $0.0072/ml
4-17-16 Pepper (Whole Tellicherry) 14.1 oz (399 g) $7.79 Costco $0.5525/oz, $0.0195/g
4-17-16 Pepper (whole, w/ grinder) 6.3 oz (178 g) $5.69 Costco $0.9032/oz, $0.0320/g
4-22-16 Ponzu Sauce (Mizkan Ajipon) 12 oz (355 ml) $2.99 Suruki Supermarket $0.2492/oz, $0.0084/ml
8-7-15 Ragu Homemade Style Pizza Sauce 14 oz (396 g) $1.69 Safeway $0.1207/oz, $0.0043/ml
7-16-16 Salad Dressing (Ken’s Steak House Thousand Island) 16 oz (473 ml) $3.99 Safeway $0.2494/oz, $0.0084/ml
5-12-16 Salad Dressing (Ken’s Steak House Thousand Island) 16 oz (473 ml) $2.99 Safeway $0.1869/oz, $0.0063/ml
12-7-16 Salsa (Pace Picante Medium) 2 x 38 oz $5.39 Costco $0.0709/oz
8-7-15 Salsa (Herdez Salsa Casera) 7 oz $0.89 Safeway $0.1271/oz
7-23-16 Salt (Kirkland Himalayan Pink) 13 oz (368.5 g) $3.99 Costco $0.3069/oz, $0.0108/g
5-9-17 Sesame Oil (Kadoya) 11 oz (327 ml) $5.99 Nijiya $0.5445/oz, $0.0183/ml
12-7-16 Sour Cream (Daisy) 16 oz (454 g) $1.98 Walmart $0.1238/oz, $0.0044/ml
11-23-16 Sprinkles (Rainbow, Wilton) 7.5 oz (212 g) $5.43 Safeway $0.724/oz, $0.0256/ml
8-7-15 Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce 17 oz (435 ml) $1.99 Safeway $1.3678/oz, $0.0046/ml
5-14-16 Steak Sauce (A.1.) 4 x 10 oz (4 x 283 g) $6.79 Costco $0.1698/oz, $0.0060/ml
6-17-17 Sugar (C&H Pure Cane) 10 lb (4.53 kg) $4.79 Safeway $0.479/lb, $1.0574/kg
7-25-16 Sugar (Sunny Select Pure Cane) 4 lb (1.81 kg) $1.89 Food Maxx $0.4725/lb, $1.0442/kg
10-30-15 Sugar (C&H Pure Cane) 4 lb (1.81 kg) $2.99 Safeway $0.7475/lb, $1.6519/kg
4-19-16 Tajín 5 oz (142 g) $2.69 Lucky Pork Market $0.538/oz, $0.0189/g

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Dairy

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
12-24-16 Butter (Kirkland Signature Sweet Cream Unsalted) 4 x 1 lb (4 x 454 g) $9.49 Costco $0.5931/½ cup stick, 16 sticks total, $0.0052/g
5-14-16 Butter (Kirkland Signature Sweet Cream Unsalted) 4 x 1 lb (4 x 454 g) $9.49 Costco $0.5931/½ cup stick, 16 sticks total, $0.0052/g
1-6-16 Butter (Clover Sweet Unsalted) 1 lb (454 g) $6.99 Safeway $1.7475/½ cup stick, 4 sticks total, $0.0154/g
9-15-15 Butter (Challenge Unsalted) 1 lb (454 g) $4.49 Safeway $1.1225/½ cup stick, 4 sticks total, $0.0099/g
7-12-15 Butter (Land O’Lakes Sweet Cream Unsalted) 1 lb (453.6 g) $5.29 Safeway $0.6613/¼ cup stick, 8 sticks total, $0.0117/g
5-9-17 Cheese (Precious/Galbani Stringsters) 60 x 1 oz $8.99 Costco $0.1498/oz&stick
12-15-16 Cheese (Tillamook Sharp Cheddar) 8 oz (227 g) $3.99 Safeway $0.4988/oz, $0.0176/g, $7.98/lb
5-12-16 Cheese (Marin French Camembert) 8 oz (226 g) $9.99 Safeway $1.2488/oz, $0.0442/g, $19.98/lb
4-12-16 Cheese (Trader Giotto’s Gorgonzola) 0.54 lb $3.40 Trader Joe’s $6.2963/lb
11-11-15 Cheese (Kraft Provolone slices) 8 oz (227 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.3738/oz, $0.2492/slice
8-7-15 Cheese (Galbani Whole Milk Low Moisture Mozzarella) 16 oz $5.29 Safeway $0.3306/oz
7-23-16 Cream Cheese (Kraft Philadelphia) 48 oz (1.36 kg) $7.99 Costco $0.1665/oz, $0.0059/g
6-23-16 Condensed Milk (Longevity Brand) 14 oz (396 g) $2.39 TLH Supermarket $0.1707/oz, $0.0060/g
4-1-17 Evaporated Milk (Carnation) 12 x 12 oz (354 ml) $12.99 Costco $0.0902/oz, $0.0031/ml, $1.0825/can
3-2-17 Evaporated Milk (Carnation) 12 oz (354 ml) $1.39 TLH Supermarket $0.1158/oz, $0.0039/ml
2-15-17 Evaporated Milk (Carnation) 12 oz (354 ml) $1.39 Safeway $0.1158/oz, $0.0039/ml
12-31-16 Evaporated Milk (Carnation) 12 oz (354 ml) $1.67 Safeway $0.1392/oz, $0.0047/ml
12-23-16 Evaporated Milk (Carnation) 12 oz (354 ml) $1.25 Safeway $0.1042/oz, $0.0035/ml
7-16-16 Evaporated Milk (Carnation) 12 oz (354 ml) $1.99 Safeway $0.1658/oz, $0.0056/ml
4-1-17 Half and Half (Producers Dairy) ½ gallon (1.89 L) $2.99 Costco $0.0016/ml
1-18-17 Half and Half (Horizon Organic) 1 pint (473 ml) $2.50 Safeway $0.0053/ml
12-31-16 Half and Half (Clover Stornetta) 1 pint (473 ml) $1.99 Safeway $0.0042/ml
12-15-16 Half and Half (Clover Stornetta) 1 pint (473 ml) $3.29 Safeway $0.0070/ml
11-30-16 Half and Half (Horizon Organic) 1 pint (473 ml) $3.29 Safeway $0.0070/ml
8-15-16 Half and Half (Horizon Organic) 1 pint (473 ml) $3.29 Safeway $0.0070/ml
7-16-16 Half and Half (Clover Stornetta) 1 pint (473 ml) $1.99 Safeway $0.0042/ml
6-14-16 Half and Half (Straus Organic) 1 pint (473 ml) $3.49 Safeway $0.0074/ml
5-18-16 Half and Half (Horizon Organic) 1 pint (473 ml) $3.29 Safeway $0.0070/ml
4-6-16 Half and Half (Horizon Organic) 1 pint (473 ml) $2.00 Safeway $0.0042/ml
1-31-16 Half and Half (Berkeley Farms) 1 pint (473 ml) $1.79 Evergreen $0.0038/ml
1-6-16 Half and Half (Lucerne) 1 pint (473 ml) $1.99 Safeway $0.0042/ml
11-25-15 Half and Half (Horizon Organic) 1 pint (473 ml) $2.49 Safeway $0.0053/ml
11-11-15 Half and Half (Clover Stornetta) 1 pint (473 ml) $1.99 Safeway $0.0042/ml
7-26-15 Half and Half (Land O’Lakes Mini Moo’s) 24 x 9 ml (9/32 oz) $2.49 Target Alameda $0.0115/ml, $0.3689/oz, individual UHT packs
6-12-17 Ice cream (Brothers Classic Bon Bons) 25.2 oz (744 ml) $4.97 Costco $0.0067/ml, $0.1972/oz
12-7-16 Ice cream (Breyers Snickers Caramel Swirl Chunk) 1.5 Quart (1.41 L) $3.94 Walmart $0.0028/ml, $0.0821/oz, $2.6267/quart
8-25-15 Ice cream (Fentons) 1 Pint (473 ml) $7.95 Fentons $0.0168/ml
9-14-15 Ice cream (Ghirardelli) Ghirardelli Square (Hot Fudge Sundae) $12.39 Ghirardelli Square Seems kind of pricey for what you get
9-14-15 Ice cream (Ghirardelli) Ocean Beach (Sea Salt Caramel Sundae) $12.39 Ghirardelli Square Seems kind of pricey for what you get
12-19-15 Ice cream (Haagen Dazs) 14 oz (414 ml) $3.00 Walgreens $0.0072/ml, $0.2143/oz, must buy 2 at this price (Coffee, Rum Raisin)
6-5-17 Ice cream (Haagen Dazs bars) 15 x 3 oz (88 ml) $8.99 Costco $0.0068/ml, $0.1998/oz, $0.5993/bar, Vanilla Milk Chocolate Almond, w/ coupon
4-15-17 Ice cream (Haagen Dazs bars) 6 x 1.85 oz (54.67 ml) $3.50 Safeway $0.0107/ml, $0.3153/oz, $0.5833/bar, snack size Coffee Almond Crunch
4-15-17 Ice cream (Haagen Dazs bars) 6 x 1.85 oz (54.67 ml) $3.50 Safeway $0.0107/ml, $0.3153/oz, $0.5833/bar, snack size Vanilla Milk Chocolate Almond
12-19-15 Ice cream (Haagen Dazs bars) 15 x 3 oz (88 ml) $11.99 Costco $0.0091/ml, $0.2664/oz, $0.7993/bar, Vanilla Milk Chocolate Almond
4-15-17 Ice cream (Talenti Sicilian Pistachio Gelato) 1 pint (473 ml) $3.50 Safeway $0.0074/ml
11-11-15 Ice cream (Talenti Caramel Apple Pie Gelato) 1 pint (473 ml) $4.49 Safeway $0.0095/ml
3-5-16 Ice cream (Three Twins Vanilla) 32 oz x 3 (946 ml x 3) $12.79 Costco $0.0045/ml, $0.1332/oz, $4.2633/quart
4-27-17 Milk (Kirkland Signature) 2 x 3.78 L (Gallon) $5.29 Costco $0.0006/ml
4-15-17 Milk (Horizon Organic) 1.89 L (Half Gallon) $3.99 Safeway $0.0021/ml
12-24-16 Milk (Straus Family Creamery) 1.89 L (Half gallon) $7.99 Nob Hill Foods $0.0042/ml, +$2.00 for glass milk bottle
8-15-16 Milk (Pantry Essentials 2%) One gallon $2.99 Safeway $0.0007/ml
8-15-16 Milk (Pantry Essentials Whole) One gallon $2.99 Safeway $0.0007/ml
7-20-16 Milk (Pantry Essentials 2%) One gallon $2.99 Safeway $0.0007/ml
7-20-16 Milk (Pantry Essentials Whole) One gallon $2.99 Safeway $0.0007/ml
6-11-16 Milk (Dairy Pure Whole) One gallon $2.89 Walgreens $0.0007/ml
5-4-16 Milk (Trader Joe’s) 1.89 L (Half gallon) $1.79 Trader Joe’s $0.0009/ml
4-6-16 Milk (Straus Family Creamery) 946 ml (One quart) $5.99 Safeway $0.0063/ml, $0.0042/ml without bottle deposit
2-16-16 Milk (Dairy Pure Whole) 1.89 L (Half gallon) $2.99 Walgreens $0.0016/ml
1-15-16 Milk (Dairy Pure Whole) 946 ml (One quart) $2.39 Evergreen $0.0025/ml
11-11-15 Milk (Clover Organic Vitamin D) 946 ml (One quart) $2.99 Safeway $0.0032/ml
10-30-15 Milk (Clover Organic Vitamin D) 946 ml (One quart) $2.99 Safeway $0.0032/ml
10-11-15 Milk (Clover) 1.89 L (Half Gallon) $3.49 Safeway $0.0018/ml
9-15-15 Milk (Lucerne) 946 ml (1 Quart) $1.99 Safeway $0.0021/ml
8-24-15 Milk (Berkeley Farms) 1.89 L (1/2 Gallon) $3.89 Corner store $0.0021/ml
5-9-17 Whipping Cream (Producers Dairy Heavy) ½ gallon (1.89 L) $5.99 Costco $0.0032/ml
3-1-17 Whipping Cream (Producers Dairy Heavy) ½ gallon (1.89 L) $5.99 Costco $0.0032/ml
12-24-16 Whipping Cream (Sunnyside Farms Heavy) 1 pint (473 ml) $2.69 Nob Hill Foods $0.0057/ml
7-23-16 Whipping Cream (Producers Dairy Heavy) ½ gallon (1.89 L) $5.39 Costco $0.0029/ml
4-12-16 Whipping Cream (Trader Joe’s Heavy) 1 pint (473 ml) $2.99 Trader Joe’s $0.0063/ml
12-23-16 Yogurt (FAGE Total) 35.3 oz (1000 g) $5.99 Safeway $0.1697/oz, $0.0060/g
11-11-15 Yogurt (Chobani Black Cherry) 5.3 oz (150 g) $1.34 Safeway $0.2528/oz, $0.0089/g

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Drinks

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
11-4-15 7-Up 2 L $2.26 Evergreen $0.0011/ml
6-17-17 Bottled Water (Crystal Geyser Sparkling Mineral) 28 x 18 oz (532 ml) $11.9518 Costco $0.0237/oz, $0.0008/ml, $0.4269/bottle
5-18-17 Bottled Water (Crystal Geyser Sparkling Mineral) 28 x 18 oz (532 ml) $11.8157 Costco $0.0234/oz, $0.0007/ml, $0.4220/bottle
4-10-17 Bottled Water (Crystal Geyser Sparkling Mineral) 28 x 18 oz (532 ml) $11.8157 Costco $0.0234/oz, $0.0007/ml, $0.4220/bottle
2-11-17 Bottled Water (Crystal Geyser Sparkling Mineral) 28 x 18 oz (532 ml) $11.9518 Costco $0.0237/oz, $0.0008/ml, $0.4269/bottle
1-26-16 Bottled Water (Aquafina) 20 oz (591 ml) $1.72 CVS $0.086/oz, $0.0029/ml
1-23-16 Bottled Water (Aquafina) 20 oz (591 ml) $2.23 Emporio Rulli (SFO) $0.1115/oz, $0.0038/ml
11-9-15 Bottled Water (Dasani) 20 oz (591 ml) $1.92 Target $0.096/oz, $0.0032/ml
9-18-15 Bottled Water (Aquafina) 20 oz (591 ml) $1.59 Target $0.0795/oz, $0.0027/ml
6-5-17 Capri Sun Fruit Waves 100% Juice 40 x 6 oz (177 ml) $9.99 Costco $0.0416/oz, $0.0014/ml
4-1-17 Capri Sun Fruit Waves 100% Juice 40 x 6 oz (177 ml) $6.99 Costco $0.0291/oz, $0.0009/ml
5-27-17 Coca Cola 946 ml (32 oz) $1.0925 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.0012/ml
4-9-17 Coca Cola 946 ml (32 oz) $1.0925 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.0012/ml
3-2-17 Coca Cola 946 ml (32 oz) $1.0975 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.0012/ml
2-5-17 Coca Cola 16.9 oz (500 ml) x 6 $5.9704 Safeway $0.0020/ml
12-7-16 Coca Cola 16.9 oz (500 ml) x 6 $3.08 Walmart $0.0010/ml
7-21-16 Coca Cola 16 oz $1.81 In-N-Out Alameda $0.0038/ml
7-21-16 Coca Cola 16.9 oz (500 ml) x 6 $3.6135 Target $0.0012/ml
5-22-16 Coca Cola 591 ml (20 oz) $1.5544 Walgreens $0.0026/ml, must buy 2 at this price
3-28-16 Coca Cola 355 ml x 8 $7.5446 Lucky $0.0027/ml
3-17-16 Coca Cola 621 ml (21 oz) $1.09 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0018/ml
3-10-16 Coca Cola 887 ml (30 oz) $1.0875 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0012/ml
3-10-16 Coca Cola 621 ml (21 oz) $1.09 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0018/ml
3-9-16 Coca Cola 621 ml (21 oz) $1.09 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0018/ml
3-8-16 Coca Cola 621 ml (21 oz) $1.09 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0018/ml
2-16-16 Coca Cola 887 ml (30 oz) $1.0875 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.0012/ml
1-15-16 Coca Cola 591 ml (20 oz) $1.52 Evergreen $0.0026/ml, must buy 2 at this price
12-17-15 Coca Cola 591 ml (20 oz) $2.00 Corner store $0.0034/ml
12-7-15 Coca Cola 621 ml (21 oz) $1.09 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0018/ml
9-2-15 Coca Cola 621 ml (21 oz) $1.09 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0018/ml
9-23-15 Coca Cola 621 ml (21 oz) $1.10 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.0018/ml
9-2-15 Coca Cola 621 ml (21 oz) $1.09 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0018/ml
7-14-15 Coca Cola 1000 ml $2.79 Corner Store $0.0028/ml
1-16-16 Costco Berry Smoothie 16 oz $1.58 Costco SF $0.0033/ml, $0.0988/oz
9-7-15 Dr. Pepper 621 ml (21 oz) $1.09 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0018/ml
8-7-15 Dr. Pepper Heritage 12 x 355 ml $7.1666 Safeway $0.5972/can, $0.0017/ml
1-15-16 Galvanina Blood Orange Italian Sparkling Fruit Beverage 6 x 1 L $14.7266 Costco $2.4544/ml, $2.4544/bottle
12-15-16 Ginger Ale (Canada Dry) 2 L $1.7291 Safeway $0.0009/ml
7-16-16 Ginger Ale (Canada Dry) 24 x 355 ml $6.7425 Safeway $0.00079/ml, $0.2809/can
11-11-15 Ginger Ale (Schweppes) 2 L $1.08 Safeway $0.00054/ml
6-17-17 Guava Nectar (Sun Tropics) 2 x 64 oz (2 x 1.89 L) $6.19 Costco $0.0484/oz, $0.0016/ml
5-14-16 Guava Nectar (Sun Tropics) 2 x 64 oz (2 x 1.89 L) $5.49 Costco $0.0429/oz, $0.0015/ml
10-11-15 Guava Nectar (Jumex) 33.8 oz (1 L) $1.99 Safeway $0.0589/oz, $0.0020/ml, no tax or CRV
4-22-16 Ice 7 lbs $2.72 7-Eleven $0.3886/lb, $0.0243/oz
7-26-15 Icee Small $1.74 Target Alameda  
6-12-17 Ito En Green Tea 500 ml (16.9 oz) x 12 $10.59 Costco $0.0018/ml, $0.0522/oz, $0.8825/bottle
5-18-17 Ito En Green Tea 500 ml (16.9 oz) x 12 $13.59 Costco $0.0023/ml, $0.0670/oz, $1.1325/bottle
5-9-17 Ito En Green Tea 500 ml (16.9 oz) x 12 $13.59 Costco $0.0023/ml, $0.0670/oz, $1.1325/bottle
4-1-17 Ito En Green Tea 500 ml (16.9 oz) x 12 $13.59 Costco $0.0023/ml, $0.0670/oz, $1.1325/bottle
11-23-16 Ito En Green Tea 500 ml (16.9 oz) x 12 $13.59 Costco $0.0023/ml, $0.0670/oz, $1.1325/bottle
9-3-16 Ito En Green Tea 500 ml (16.9 oz) $1.80 Daiso $0.0036/ml, $0.1065/oz
7-23-16 Ito En Green Tea 500 ml (16.9 oz) x 12 $10.59 Costco $0.0018/ml, $0.0522/oz
5-12-16 Ito En Green Tea 500 ml (16.9 oz) $1.80 Daiso $0.0036/ml, $0.1065/oz, $0.8825/bottle
3-22-16 Ito En Green Tea 500 ml (16.9 oz) $1.80 Daiso $0.0036/ml, $0.1065/oz
2-9-16 Ito En Green Tea 500 ml (16.9 oz) $1.80 Daiso $0.0036/ml, $0.1065/oz
5-31-16 Ito En Tea’s Tea (Black Tea Latte) 500 ml (16.9 oz) $1.55 Daiso $0.0031/ml, $0.0917/oz
4-9-16 Ito En Tea’s Tea (Black Tea Latte) 500 ml (16.9 oz) $1.04 Mitsuwa $0.0021/ml, $0.0615/oz
3-14-16 Ito En Tea’s Tea (Black Tea Latte) 500 ml (16.9 oz) $1.55 Daiso $0.0031/ml, $0.0917/oz
2-17-16 Ito En Tea’s Tea (Black Tea Latte) 500 ml (16.9 oz) $1.55 Daiso $0.0031/ml, $0.0917/oz
2-15-16 Ito En Tea’s Tea (Black Tea Latte) 500 ml (16.9 oz) $1.55 Daiso $0.0031/ml, $0.0917/oz
2-11-16 Ito En Tea’s Tea (Black Tea Latte) 500 ml (16.9 oz) $1.55 Daiso $0.0031/ml, $0.0917/oz
3-5-16 Lemonade (Kirkland Signature Organic) 2.84 L x 2 (96 oz x 2) $6.19 Costco $0.0011/ml, $0.0322/oz
8-1-15 Lemonade (Arizona) 680 ml (23 fl. oz) $1.20 Corner Store $0.0018/ml
1-20-16 Lipton Pure Leaf Unsweetened Tea 18.5 oz (547 ml) $1.30 Safeway $0.0703/oz, $0.0024/ml
9-7-15 McDonald’s Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie (Medium) 16 oz $2.72 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.17/oz
8-23-15 McDonald’s Frozen Strawberry Lemonade (Medium) 17.7 oz $2.44 McDonald’s Portrero $0.1379/oz
4-1-16 McDonald’s Mango Pineapple Smoothie (Small) 12 oz (355 ml) $2.175 McDonald’s Portrero $0.1813/oz, $0.0061/ml
10-4-15 McDonald’s Strawberry Banana Smoothie (Medium) 16 oz $2.83 McDonald’s Portrero $0.1769/oz
9-28-15 McDonald’s Strawberry Banana Smoothie (Medium) 16 oz $2.83 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.1769/oz, 10-cent price increase since 9-7-15, assuming same price as blueberry-pom
6-17-17 Milkis 50.34 oz (1.5 L) $1.7278 Koreana Plaza $0.0343/oz, $0.0012/ml
7-21-16 Milkshake (Strawberry) 15 oz $2.57 In-N-Out Alameda $0.1713/oz
7-8-16 Milkshake (Chocolate) 16 oz $3.8041 Jack in the Box Alameda $0.2378/oz
9-26-15 Milkshake (Strawberry) 20 oz $4.37 Denny’s Emeryville $0.2185/oz
3-5-16 Naked Pure Fruit Smoothie 10 oz x 12 $15.09 Costco $0.1258/oz, $1.2575/drink
12-2-16 Orange Juice (Langers) 2 x 3.78 L (128 oz) $9.99 Costco $0.0013/ml, $0.0390/oz
1-5-16 Orange Juice (Minute Maid) 15 oz $2.9456 Denny’s Emeryville $0.1964/oz
1-14-16 Orange Juice (Orchard Pure) 1.89 L (64 oz) $6.00 Corner store $0.0032/ml, $0.0938/oz
4-15-17 Orange Juice (Simply) 1.75 L (59 oz) $2.99 Safeway $0.0017/ml, $0.0507/oz
7-26-15 Orange Juice (Simply) 1.75 L (59 oz) $3.50 Target Alameda $0.002/ml, $0.0593/oz
8-7-15 Orange Juice (Tropicana Pure Premium) 1.75 L (59 oz) $2.99 Safeway $0.0017/ml, $0.0507/oz
10-11-15 Orange Soda (Sunkist) 2 L $2.27 Safeway $0.0011/ml
9-15-15 Orange Soda (Hi-C) 621 ml (21 oz) $1.09 McDonald’s 24th Street $0.0018/ml
3-5-16 Pacific Organic Almond Beverage 32 oz x 6 (946ml x 6) $9.69 Costco $0.0017/ml, $0.0505/oz
6-5-17 Pepsi Cola 20 oz $0.6475 Costco $0.0324/oz, $0.0011/ml
2-5-17 Pepsi Cola 1 L $1.1854 Safeway $0.0351/oz, $0.0012/ml
11-21-16 Pepsi Cola 2 L $1.1854 Safeway $0.0175/oz, $0.0005/ml
6-12-17 Pom Pomegranate Juice 60 oz (1.77 L) $5.99 Costco $0.0998/oz, $0.0034/ml
3-1-17 Pom Pomegranate Juice 60 oz (1.77 L) $5.99 Costco $0.0998/oz, $0.0034/ml
12-15-16 Pom Pomegranate Juice 16 oz (473 ml) $2.55 Safeway $0.1594/oz, $0.0054/ml
11-15-16 Pom Pomegranate Juice (Blueberry) 16 oz (473 ml) $2.55 Safeway $0.1594/oz, $0.0054/ml
11-15-16 Pom Pomegranate Juice 16 oz (473 ml) $2.55 Safeway $0.1594/oz, $0.0054/ml
5-14-16 Pom Pomegranate Juice 60 oz (1.77 L) $8.89 Costco $0.1482/oz, $0.0050/ml
5-9-17 San Pellegrino Sparkling Fruit Beverage Variety Pack 24 x 330 ml (11.15 oz) $15.1512 Costco $0.0019/ml, $0.0566/oz, $0.6313/can, Limonata & Aranciata
4-22-16 Sangaria Royal Milk Tea 272 ml (9.2 oz) $1.20 Suruki Supermarket $0.0044/ml
7-21-16 Sprite 16.9 oz (500 ml) x 6 $3.6135 Target $0.0012/ml
6-13-16 Sprite 621 ml (21 oz) $1.10 McDonald’s E 12th Str $0.0018/ml
5-22-16 Sprite 591 ml (20 oz) $1.5544 Walgreens $0.0026/ml, must buy 2 at this price
4-1-16 Sprite 473 ml (16 oz) $1.09 McDonald’s Portrero $0.0023/ml
11-6-15 Sprite 591 ml (20 oz) $1.52 Evergreen $0.0026/ml, must buy 2 at this price
11-2-15 Sprite 591 ml (20 oz) $1.52 Evergreen $0.0026/ml, must buy 2 at this price
10-21-15 Sprite 591 ml (20 oz) $1.52 Evergreen $0.0026/ml, must buy 2 at this price
10-11-15 Sprite 1.25 L $1.20 Safeway $0.0010/ml
10-11-15 Tomato Juice (Safeway Kitchens) 64 oz (1.89 L) $3.59 Safeway $0.0056/oz, $0.0019/ml, was supposed to be $1.80 🙁
7-23-16 V8 Vegetable Juice 340 ml (11.5 oz) x 28 $15.39 Costco $0.0016/ml, $0.0478/oz
2-20-16 Vita Chrysanthemum Tea 250 ml x 6 $2.750 Safeway $0.0018/ml
9-20-15 Vita Chrysanthemum Tea 250 ml x 6 $1.99 Safeway $0.0013/ml
8-17-16 Vita Lemon Tea 250 ml x 6 $2.99 TLH Supermarket $0.0020/ml
5-17-16 Vita Lemon Tea 250 ml x 6 $2.99 TLH Supermarket $0.0020/ml
2-20-16 Vita Lemon Tea 250 ml x 6 $2.750 Safeway $0.0018/ml
12-23-15 Vita Lemon Tea 250 ml x 6 $2.50 Safeway $0.0017/ml
9-20-15 Vita Lemon Tea 250 ml x 6 $1.99 Safeway $0.0013/ml, Safeway actually sells this!
7-16-15 Vita Lemon Tea 250 ml x 6 $2.75 Chinatown $0.0018/ml, comparable to HK pricing

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Eggs

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
7-6-16 Bulk White (possibly large) 2.5 dozen $3.09 TLH Supermarket $0.103/egg, super cheap
4-17-16 Cal Eggs Extra Large Grade AA White 2 dozen $2.49 Costco $0.1038/egg, cheapest ever
3-5-16 Cal Eggs Extra Large Grade AA White 2 dozen $3.89 Costco $0.1621/egg, big price drop vs November
11-20-15 Cal Eggs Extra Large Grade AA White 2 dozen $6.19 Costco $0.2579/egg
6-12-17 Kirkland Signature Extra Large Grade AA White Cage Free 2 dozen $3.89 Costco $0.1621/egg
5-9-17 Kirkland Signature Extra Large Grade AA White Cage Free 2 dozen $3.89 Costco $0.1621/egg
4-10-17 Kirkland Signature Extra Large Grade AA White Cage Free 2 dozen $3.89 Costco $0.1621/egg
2-21-17 Kirkland Signature Extra Large Grade AA White Cage Free 2 dozen $3.89 Costco $0.1621/egg
4-27-17 Kirkland Signature Grade AA White Cage Free 5 dozen $9.39 Costco $0.1565/egg
4-1-17 Kirkland Signature Grade AA White Cage Free 5 dozen $9.39 Costco $0.1565/egg
11-30-16 Lucerne Large Grade AA White 1.5 dozen $3.99 Safeway $0.2217/egg
7-20-16 Lucerne Large Grade AA White 1 dozen $1.99 Safeway $0.1658/egg
7-16-16 Lucerne Large Grade AA White 1.5 dozen $3.99 Safeway $0.2217/egg
6-14-16 Lucerne Large Grade AA White 1.5 dozen $4.39 Safeway $0.2439/egg
5-18-16 Lucerne Large Grade AA White 1.5 dozen $4.39 Safeway $0.2439/egg
10-11-15 Lucerne Large Grade AA White 1.5 dozen $6.49 Safeway $0.3606/egg
1-12-16 Preserved Duck Eggs (Brand TBD) ½ dozen $3.49 New Dick $0.5817/egg
8-7-15 Judy’s Family Farm Old Fashioned Organic Large Grade AA Brown 1 dozen $4.99 Safeway $0.4158/egg

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Fast Food/Restaurant

Date Item Price Location Notes
3-23-16 ABC Onion Pork Chop Rice w/ Iced Milk Tea $14.78 ABC Tip is the killer in SF/USA
6-28-16 Barney’s Burger + Pepper Jack Cheese $11.4428 Barney’s Oakland Lettuce, red onion, tomato
6-28-16 Barney’s North Beach Burger $12.5925 Barney’s Oakland Cheddar cheese, sauteed mushrooms, artichoke hearts
6-28-16 Barney’s Mixed Vegetable Basket $7.9388 Barney’s Oakland Onion rings, zucchini, portobello mushroom (all fried)
3-26-16 Belgian Waffle (“Belgica”) $11.182 Frjtz  
9-13-15 Birria $8.75 El Taco Loco Comes with flour tortillas
3-14-16 Burrito (“Super”, with all extras) $9.52 El Buen Sabor Comes with chips and salsa
11-11-15 Burrito (“Regular”, no cheese, guacamole, or sour cream) $7.50 La Corneta Taqueria Comes with chips and salsa, includes tax and bag charge
9-13-15 Burrito (Mojado) $8.40 El Taco Loco Comes with side salad
8-12-15 Burrito (“Super”, with all extras) $8.30 La Corneta Taqueria $9.03 total with tax, comes with chips and salsa
7-13-16 Carne Asada $12.6433 Cava 22 Comes with chips, salsa, and tortillas, includes tax and bag charge
2-28-16 Carne Asada and Prawns $13.16 La Corneta Taqueria Comes with chips, salsa, and tortillas, includes tax and bag charge
3-31-16 Cheese (Raclette) and Potatoes $8.40 Mission Cheese Baked and served with pickled gherkins
3-14-16 Grilled salmon bento $10.00 Ginto Izakaya  
2-17-16 Grilled salmon bento $10.00 Ginto Izakaya  
11-16-16 Chilli Padi Mee Siam $10.90 Chilli Padi Oakland Big
11-16-16 Chilli Pineapple Fried Rice $10.90 Chilli Padi Oakland Big
2-8-16 Chirashi bento $10.00 Ginto Izakaya Includes tax, decent deal
3-25-16 Corn Dog $2.14 Whiz Burger  
6-5-17 Costco Beef Brisket Sandwich $5.4765 Costco  
6-5-17 Costco Chicken Bake $3.2815 Costco  
3-1-17 Costco Chicken Bake $3.2815 Costco  
12-9-15 Denny’s All American Slam $11.27 Denny’s Emeryville 3 eggs with cheese, 2 sausage links, 2 bacon strips, hash browns, toast
1-5-16 Denny’s Breakfast Sausage Skillet $9.0775 Denny’s Emeryville 2 eggs with cheese, 1 giant sausage link, potatoes, mushrooms, peppers and onions
9-30-15 Denny’s Double Cheeseburger $11.27 Denny’s Emeryville So good yet so bad
9-26-15 Denny’s Everyday Value Slam $4.38 Denny’s Emeryville Pancakes, sausage, bacon, hash browns, eggs, coffee, and juice… wow!
12-9-15 Denny’s French Toast Slugger $8.76 Denny’s Emeryville 2 eggs, 2 sausage links, hash browns, french toast, coffee, and juice
7-20-16 Denny’s Grand Slam Slugger $10.39 Denny’s Emeryville Either price went up or there might be different tiers
12-30-15 Denny’s Grand Slam Slugger $8.76 Denny’s Emeryville Pancakes, sausage, and eggs, good deal
9-30-15 Denny’s Grand Slam Slugger $8.76 Denny’s Emeryville Pancakes, sausage, and eggs, good deal
1-5-16 Denny’s Meat Lover’s Omelette $11.4866 Denny’s Emeryville 3 eggs, prime rib, chorizo, bacon, onions, peppers, and cheese (heart attack special)
1-5-16 Denny’s Pancake Puppies $2.1791 Denny’s Emeryville Bite-sized pancakes
7-31-16 Denny’s Pot Roast Melt $12.03 Denny’s Emeryville Very tender pot roast
7-20-16 Denny’s Pot Roast Melt $12.03 Denny’s Emeryville Very tender pot roast
9-26-15 Denny’s Spicy Sriracha Burger $10.94 Denny’s Emeryville Somewhat spicy
3-2-17 French fries (small) $1.8545 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
7-21-16 French fries $1.86 In-N-Out Alameda  
3-25-16 French fries $2.16 Whiz Burger  
1-30-16 French fries (Animal) $4.05 In-N-Out Alameda  
2-10-17 Hawaiian BBQ (Katsu) $9.8216 Ono Hawaiian BBQ Alameda Standard portion
2-10-17 Hawaiian BBQ (Katsu Mini) $7.9643 Ono Hawaiian BBQ Alameda Comes with less rice and probably less meat (couldn’t tell)
1-24-17 Hawaiian BBQ (Katsu, Kalbi, Beef) $11.46 Ono Hawaiian BBQ Alameda Half a piece of katsu, 1 slice of kalbi; might be better to just get all of either instead
2-11-17 Hot dog (Polish) and soda $1.6463 Costco San Leandro Great for the price
12-12-16 Hot dog (Polish) and soda $1.65 Costco San Leandro Great for the price
12-22-15 Hot dog and soda $1.63 Costco Great for the price
7-27-15 Hot dog and soda $3.82 Target Not that great
5-26-17 IKEA Blueberry/Raspberry Cheesecake $3.27 IKEA Emeryville  
5-26-17 IKEA Chicken Tenders w/ Fries $6.5441 IKEA Emeryville  
8-16-16 IKEA Chocolate Conspiracy Cake $3.27 IKEA Emeryville  
8-16-16 IKEA Mashed Potatoes (Kids) $1.36 IKEA Emeryville  
5-26-17 IKEA Najad Salmon $5.4516 IKEA Emeryville  
5-26-17 IKEA Nordic Mousse $2.1741 IKEA Emeryville  
5-26-17 IKEA Soup of the Day $2.1741 IKEA Emeryville  
8-16-16 IKEA Soup of the Day $2.18 IKEA Emeryville  
5-26-17 IKEA Swedish Meatballs $6.5441 IKEA Emeryville  
8-16-16 IKEA Swedish Meatballs (Kids) $1.37 IKEA Emeryville  
5-26-17 IKEA Swedish Meatballs (Side) $1.0925 IKEA Emeryville  
7-21-16 In-N-Out Cheeseburger $2.90 In-N-Out Alameda  
7-21-16 In-N-Out Double Double $4.16 In-N-Out Alameda  
1-14-16 Jack in the Box Bacon Ultimate Cheeseburger w. Medium Coke/Fries $10.29 Jack in the Box Bayshore Pricey nowadays but substantial
7-8-16 Jack in the Box Jalapeno Poppers $4.3491 Jack in the Box Alameda Not that great
7-8-16 Jack in the Box Mushroom Buttery Jack $5.9841 Jack in the Box Alameda New burger
7-8-16 Jack in the Box Sourdough Jack $5.7661 Jack in the Box Alameda Classic burger
1-14-16 Jack in the Box Sourdough Jack w. Medium Fries, Strawberry Shake $11.63 Jack in the Box Bayshore Pricey nowadays but substantial
9-14-15 Kentucky Fried Chicken 2-Piece Meal $4.34 KFC Duboce Mondays only, includes individual mashed potatoes & gravy, biscuit, and corn
7-25-16 Kimbap (Beef) $4.49 Koreana Plaza  
12-22-15 Mashed Sweet Potatoes (5 lbs) $8.99 Costco Kirkland Signature
9-19-15 McDonald’s Artisan Grilled Chicken Sandwich $6.08 McDonald’s 24th Street Slightly salty
8-28-15 McDonald’s Bacon Clubhouse Burger $5.86 McDonald’s 24th Street Miss the old Angus burgers
11-8-15 McDonald’s Big Breakfast Platter w/ Hot Cakes $6.08 McDonald’s 24th Street  
10-7-15 McDonald’s Big Breakfast Platter $4.99 McDonald’s 24th Street  
4-9-17 McDonald’s Big Mac Jr. Meal w/ Medium Iced Coffee $5.6155 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
2-22-17 McDonald’s Big Mac Jr. Meal (Large) $6.0962 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
2-5-17 McDonald’s Big Mac Jr. Meal w/ Medium Iced Coffee $5.6155 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
6-13-16 McDonald’s Big Mac $2.7375 McDonald’s E 12th Street McPick 2
5-27-17 McDonald’s Big Mac Meal w/ Medium Iced Coffee $7.9753 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
5-13-16 McDonald’s Big Mac Meal $7.3256 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
10-1-15 McDonald’s Breakfast Burritos $3.24 McDonald’s 24th Street  
9-23-15 McDonald’s Breakfast Burritos Meal w. Medium Orange Juice $6.06 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
9-23-15 McDonald’s Breakfast Burritos Meal w. Medium Iced Coffee $5.49 McDonald’s 24th Street Less 10 cents when eating in
9-21-15 McDonald’s Breakfast Burritos Meal w. Medium Iced Coffee $5.59 McDonald’s 24th Street Best breakfast deal so far
10-5-15 McDonald’s Buttermilk Chicken Sandwich $6.08 McDonald’s 24th Street  
11-23-16 McDonald’s 4-Piece McNuggets Happy Meal $4.9916 McDonald’s Portrero +$0.10 for apple juice, +$0.10 for the toy, that’ll stop those evil Happy Meals
8-28-15 McDonald’s Cheeseburger Happy Meal $4.56 McDonald’s 24th Street +$0.10 for the toy, good job SF lawmakers
6-13-17 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (4 piece) $1.3563 McDonald’s Mission Must buy 2 at this price, part of McPick 2 for $2.50
2-15-17 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (20 piece) $5.46 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.273/nugget
8-13-16 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (20 piece) $5.475 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.2738/nugget
8-12-16 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (20 piece) $5.475 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.2738/nugget
8-9-16 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (20 piece) $5.475 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.2738/nugget
6-22-16 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (10 piece) $2.7375 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.2738/nugget, McPick 2
6-13-16 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (10 piece) $2.7375 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.2738/nugget, McPick 2
5-13-16 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (20 piece) $5.475 McDonald’s E 12th Street $0.2738/nugget
3-10-16 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (10 piece) $2.715 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.2715/nugget, McPick 2
2-16-16 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (20 piece) $5.4375 McDonald’s Montgomery $0.2719/nugget
10-9-15 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (4 piece) $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street  
10-4-15 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (6 piece) $4.56 McDonald’s Portrero  
9-15-15 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (20 piece) $5.44 McDonald’s 24th Street Not in this situation apparently, $0.272/nugget
9-2-15 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets (6 piece) $4.45 McDonald’s 24th Street Hong Kong is cheaper
5-27-17 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger $1.96 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
4-28-17 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger $1.96 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
4-10-17 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger $2.59 McDonald’s Portrero  
4-9-17 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger $1.9556 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
2-22-17 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger $2.0648 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
2-15-17 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger $1.9556 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
6-22-16 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger Meal $6.0116 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
6-13-16 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger Meal $6.0116 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
4-1-16 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger $2.3816 McDonald’s Portrero  
2-2-16 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger $1.95 McDonald’s Montgomery  
12-7-15 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger $2.38 McDonald’s 24th Street  
9-28-15 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger $2.38 McDonald’s 24th Street  
9-15-15 McDonald’s Double Cheeseburger with Small Fries (“Mini-Bundle”) $2.72 McDonald’s 24th Street Not bad
12-24-16 McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish $4.5881 McDonald’s E 12th Street Sandwich only
12-9-16 McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish $4.5881 McDonald’s E 12th Street Sandwich only
6-22-16 McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish $2.7375 McDonald’s E 12th Street McPick 2
6-22-16 McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish $2.7375 McDonald’s E 12th Street McPick 2
6-13-16 McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish $2.7375 McDonald’s E 12th Street McPick 2
2-19-16 McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish $4.99 McDonald’s Montgomery Wow, $5 for a Filet-O-Fish in 2016
2-3-16 McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish $4.99 McDonald’s 24th Street Wow, $5 for a Filet-O-Fish in 2016
12-14-15 McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish Meal w. Medium Strawberry Banana Smoothie $9.99 McDonald’s 24th Street Wow, $9.99 for a Filet-O-Fish meal with drink upcharge
9-2-15 McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish Meal w. Medium Coke $8.25 McDonald’s 24th Street Wow, $8 for a Filet-O-Fish meal in 2015
2-16-16 McDonald’s Fruit and Yogurt Parfait $1.4029 McDonald’s Montgomery  
1-19-16 McDonald’s Hash Brown $1.62 McDonald’s 24th Street  
11-13-15 McDonald’s Hash Brown $1.62 McDonald’s 24th Street  
10-4-15 McDonald’s Hash Brown $1.62 McDonald’s Portrero All-day breakfast!
9-28-15 McDonald’s Hash Brown $1.62 McDonald’s 24th Street All-day breakfast!
9-25-15 McDonald’s Hash Brown $1.62 McDonald’s 24th Street  
10-2-15 McDonald’s Hotcakes and Sausage $4.67 McDonald’s 24th Street  
9-4-15 McDonald’s Hotcakes and Sausage $4.67 McDonald’s 24th Street  
7-7-15 McDonald’s Hot Cakes & Sausage Breakfast w. Medium Coffee $6.29 McDonald’s 24th Street Food is $4.29, coffee is $1.49
9-11-15 McDonald’s Jalapeño Double $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street  
9-7-15 McDonald’s Jalapeño Double $2.18 McDonald’s 24th Street Very spicy
6-13-17 McDonald’s Maple Bacon Dijon Burger Meal w/ Small Mango Pineapple Smoothie $10.5137 McDonald’s Mission Signature Crafted
12-9-16 McDonald’s McChicken & Small Fries $2.7375 McDonald’s E 12th Street McPick 2 for $2.50, variation of “Mini Meal”
6-13-17 McDonald’s McDouble $1.3563 McDonald’s Mission Must buy 2 at this price, part of McPick 2 for $2.50
8-13-16 McDonald’s McDouble $1.3688 McDonald’s E 12th Street Must buy 2 at this price, part of new McPick 2 for $2.50
8-12-16 McDonald’s Quarter Pounder with Cheese Meal $7.5446 McDonald’s E 12th Street Medium size
5-13-16 McDonald’s Quarter Pounder with Cheese Meal $8.3111 McDonald’s E 12th Street Large size
3-10-16 McDonald’s Quarter Pounder with Cheese $2.715 McDonald’s Montgomery McPick 2, two items for $5, good deal
9-23-15 McDonald’s Quarter Pounder with Cheese $4.37 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
5-19-17 McDonald’s Sausage, Egg, and Cheese McGriddles w. Medium Iced Coffee $7.0357 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
2-23-16 McDonald’s Sausage, Egg, and Cheese McGriddles w. Medium Iced Coffee $6.51 McDonald’s Montgomery  
5-19-17 McDonald’s Sausage, Egg, and Cheese McGriddles w. Large Orange Juice $7.8988 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
2-10-16 McDonald’s Sausage, Egg, and Cheese McGriddles $4.34 McDonald’s Montgomery  
12-20-15 McDonald’s Sausage, Egg, and Cheese McGriddles Meal w. Medium Coffee $6.01 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
9-17-15 McDonald’s Sausage, Egg, and Cheese McGriddles Meal w. Medium Iced Coffee $7.99 McDonald’s 24th Street +$0.83 for larger iced coffee
7-7-15 McDonald’s Sausage, Egg, and Cheese McGriddles Meal $7.27 McDonald’s 24th Street +$0.10 for paper bag
2-9-16 McDonald’s Sausage Biscuit $1.5116 McDonald’s Montgomery  
1-10-17 McDonald’s Sausage Biscuit with Egg Meal w. Medium Iced Coffee $6.9423 McDonald’s 12th Street +$0.82 for larger iced coffee
2-11-16 McDonald’s Sausage Biscuit with Egg $4.1216 McDonald’s Montgomery  
2-5-16 McDonald’s Sausage Biscuit with Egg $4.1216 McDonald’s Montgomery  
1-28-16 McDonald’s Sausage Biscuit with Egg Meal w. Small Coffee $7.05 McDonald’s 24th Street +$0.10 for to-go bag fee
7-20-15 McDonald’s Sausage Biscuit with Egg Meal w. Medium Iced Coffee $7.83 McDonald’s 24th Street +$0.81 for larger iced coffee
1-10-17 McDonald’s Sausage McMuffin with separate Round Egg $2.5185 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
2-16-16 McDonald’s Sausage McMuffin with Egg $4.2304 McDonald’s Montgomery  
8-9-16 McDonald’s Two Cheeseburgers Meal $6.3401 McDonald’s Jackson Street  
4-9-17 McDonald’s Vanilla Cone $1.0925 McDonald’s E 12th Street  
1-3-16 Menudo $8.75 El Taco Loco Very beefy
7-13-16 Nachos (Super) $11.4579 Cava 22 Not as good as El Buen Sabor
1-3-16 Pad Thai (Chicken) w. Thai Iced Tea $14.24 Thai House 530 Got it to go so average quality, willing to try it again
5-19-17 Panda Express Panda Bowl (Orange Chicken, Rice) w/ Small Drink $8.85 Panda Express Alameda OK in a pinch
4-1-16 Phở Gà with iced coffee $14.00 Wing Wah Hearty
3-1-17 Pizza (whole, large) $10.9201 Costco Pepperoni
2-11-17 Pizza (slice) $2.1840 Costco Combo (Pepperoni, sausage, mushrooms, bell pepper, olives)
12-22-15 Pizza (slice) $2.16 Costco Combo (Pepperoni, sausage, mushrooms, bell pepper, olives)
7-14-15 Pizza (slice) $7.75 Serrano’s Pizza Bacon cheeseburger plus extra mushrooms, enough to feed 2
3-10-16 Porchetta $14.00 RoliRoti $14.00/lb
3-10-16 Pork Knuckle $8.50 RoliRoti  
5-10-16 Ramen (Shoyu) $13.572 Santouka San Jose  
5-10-16 Ramen (Tokusen Toroniku Shio) $13.0391 Santouka San Jose  
5-18-17 Rotisserie Chicken $5.4142 Costco SF  
2-21-17 Rotisserie Chicken $5.4142 Costco SF  
1-13-17 Rotisserie Chicken $5.41 Costco SF  
12-7-16 Rotisserie Chicken $5.49 Costco San Leandro  
11-23-16 Rotisserie Chicken $5.43 Costco SF  
3-16-16 Rotisserie Chicken $5.43 Costco SF  
3-10-16 Rotisserie Chicken $14.50 RoliRoti +$6.00 for large side of potatoes
12-15-15 Rotisserie Chicken $5.43 Costco SF Whether taste or price, never disappoints
1-12-17 Saba Shioyaki $4.99 Nijiya Best heated up in toaster oven with a squeeze of lemon
7-25-16 Seasoned Soybean Sprout (Bibimbap Stuff) $6.0335 Koreana Plaza $5.99/lb
12-20-16 Sizzler Steak and Cilantro Lime Shrimp $18.5082 Sizzler From the post-remodel value menu, includes salad bar
12-20-16 Sizzler Salad Bar $13.0691 Sizzler Prices raised
2-14-16 Sizzler Burgundy Mushroom Sirloin Tips $14.1591 Sizzler From the value menu, includes salad bar
2-14-16 Sizzler Half-Dozen Fried Shrimp $15.0311 Sizzler From the value menu, includes salad bar
3-26-16 Steak and Eggs $18.32 Frjtz Pretty good steak and eggs, not sure about the price though
3-31-16 Taco (“Regular”) $3.26 Pancho Villa Includes chips
3-31-16 Taco (“Regular”) $2.83 El Buen Sabor Includes chips
7-20-15 Taco (“Regular”) $2.95 El Farolito Taqueria No guacamole or sour cream, $0.65 extra for chips, but still pretty good
7-18-15 Taco (“Super”, with all extras) $4.50 La Corneta Taqueria $9.79 total for two, comes with chips, salsa, and roasted peppers

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Instant Noodles

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
4-22-16 Acecook Super BIG Ramen (Shoyu) 3.70 oz (105 g) $1.69 Suruki Supermarket $0.4568/oz, $0.0161/g
4-22-16 Acecook Super BIG Ramen (Tonkotsu) 3.70 oz (105 g) $1.69 Suruki Supermarket $0.4568/oz, $0.0161/g
4-22-16 Goku-Uma Ramen-Noodles (Miso) 3.70 oz (105 g) $1.89 Suruki Supermarket $0.5108/oz, $0.018/g
5-10-16 Myojo Ippei-Chan Yakisoba Japanese Style Noodles 4.77 oz (135.35 g) $2.69 Mitsuwa $0.5639/oz, $0.0199/g
4-22-16 Myojo Ippei-Chan Yakisoba Japanese Style Noodles 4.77 oz (135.35 g) $1.99 Suruki Supermarket $0.4172/oz, $0.0147/g
4-9-16 Myojo Miso Flavor Ramen 5.46 oz x 3 $3.99 Mitsuwa $0.2436/oz, $1.33/noodle
5-9-17 Nissin Demae Instant Noodles (Black Garlic Tonkotsu flavor) 100 g x 30 $15.99 TLH Supermarket $0.533/pack
5-9-17 Nissin Demae Instant Noodles (XO Seafood flavor) 100 g x 30 $15.99 TLH Supermarket $0.533/pack
2-15-17 Nissin Demae Instant Noodles (Spicy flavor) 100 g x 30 $15.99 TLH Supermarket $0.533/pack
12-17-16 Nissin Demae Instant Noodles (XO Seafood flavor) 100 g x 30 $17.99 New May Wah Super Clement $0.5997/pack
1-6-16 Nissin Demae Instant Noodles (XO Seafood flavor) 100 g x 30 $17.99 Yuen Hop (Oakland) $0.5997/pack
8-25-15 Nissin Demae Instant Noodles (XO Seafood flavor) 100 g x 30 $15.99 LG Supermarket (Oakland) $0.533/pack
7-25-16 Nong Shim Doong Ji Cold Noodles 4 x 5.67 oz (5 x 161 g) $4.99 Koreana Plaza $1.2475/pack, $0.2200/oz, $0.0062/g
4-22-16 Sapporo Ichiban (Tonkotsu flavor) 5 x 3.7 oz (5 x 104 g) $2.99 Suruki Supermarket $0.598/pack, $0.1616/oz
7-7-15 Sapporo Ichiban (Miso flavor) 101 g x 24 $22.47 Amazon.com $0.9363/pack

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Meat

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
4-1-17 Bacon (Kirkland Signature Hickory Smoked Lower Sodium) 3 x 16 oz (454 g) $15.99 Costco $0.3331/oz, $5.33/lb, $0.0117/g
12-3-15 Bacon (Signature Farms) 12 oz (340 g) $3.99 Safeway $0.3325/oz, $0.0117/g
10-11-15 Bacon (Farmer John Thick Cut) TBD $5.99 Safeway  
8-7-15 Bacon (Signature Farms) 12 oz (340 g) $4.99 Safeway $0.4158/oz, $0.0147/g
12-3-15 Beef Back Ribs (USDA Choice) 1.50 lb $3.74 Safeway $2.4933/lb, $5.4853/kg
7-25-16 Beef Chuck Roll 1.51 lb $9.04 Koreana Plaza $5.9868/lb, $13.1710/kg
7-20-15 Beef Chuck Roll 1.27 lb $16.50 Nijiya $12.99/lb, $28.578/kg
7-25-16 Beef Shabu Shabu 0.93 lb $8.36 Koreana Plaza $8.9892/lb, $19.7762/kg
5-9-17 Beef Short Rib (Prime, boneless) 2.35 lb $24.62 Costco $10.4766/lb, $23.0485/kg
9-26-15 Beef Short Rib (Kobe style, boneless karubi for BBQ) 0.190 lb $3.04 Nijiya $16.00/lb, $35.20/kg
10-30-15 Beef Top Round Roast 3.33 lb $9.96 Safeway $2.99/lb, $6.578/kg
6-12-17 Chicken Breast (Foster Farms) 7.60 lbs $22.72 Costco $2.9895/lb
6-5-17 Chicken Breast (Foster Farms) 8.48 lbs $25.36 Costco $2.9906/lb
7-20-16 Chicken Breast 3.24 lbs $8.07 Safeway $2.4907/lb
6-14-16 Chicken Breast (Signature Farms) 3.44 lbs $10.29 Safeway $2.9913/lb
3-6-16 Chicken Breast 0.74 lbs $2.21 Evergreen $2.9865/lb
1-31-16 Chicken Breast 0.91 lbs $2.72 Evergreen $2.9890/lb
1-14-16 Chicken Breast (Signature Farms) 3.41 lbs $10.20 Safeway $2.9912/lb
10-7-15 Chicken Breast (Foster Farms) 40 oz (2.5 lbs) $11.99 Safeway $0.2998/oz, $4.796/lb
9-20-15 Chicken Breast (Foster Farms) 40 oz (2.5 lbs) $11.99 Safeway $0.2998/oz, $4.796/lb
10-11-15 Chicken Leg Quarters (Safeway) 4.73 lbs $7.52 Safeway $1.5899/lb
1-8-16 Chicken Wings (mid-joint) 1.4608 lbs $4.66 Duc Loi $3.19/lb
11-20-15 Chicken Wings (Foster Farms “Party”) 6.55 lbs $16.96 Costco $2.5893/lb
11-20-15 Lamb Rib Roast (Rack) 1.40 lb $16.79 Costco $11.9929/lb, $26.3844/kg, Kirkland brand, from Australia
9-26-15 Lamb Shoulder (for shabu shabu) 0.180 lb $2.70 Nijiya $15.00/lb, $33.00/kg
5-16-17 Beef Chuck Roll (Kobe Style Shabu Shabu) 0.290 lb $7.83 Nijiya $27.00/lb, $59.40/kg, Snake River Farms American Wagyu
5-16-17 Beef Chuck Roll (Natural Angus Prime Sukiyaki) 0.415 lb $5.39 Nijiya $12.9880/lb, $28.5736/kg
7-20-15 Beef Chuck Roll 1.27 lb $16.50 Nijiya $12.99/lb, $28.578/kg
6-5-17 New York Strip Steak (USDA Choice, boneless) 3.36 lb $33.57 Costco $9.9911/lb, $21.9804/kg
7-25-16 New York Strip Steak (USDA Prime, boneless) 0.61 lb $4.87 Koreana Plaza $7.9836/lb, $17.5639/kg, closeout special
12-3-15 New York Strip Steak (USDA Choice, bone-in) 3.96 lb $23.72 Safeway $5.9899/lb, $13.1778/kg, value pack
11-4-15 New York Strip Steak (USDA Choice, bone-in) 3.36 lb $20.13 Safeway $5.9911/lb, $13.1804/kg, value pack
8-7-15 New York Strip Steak (USDA Choice, boneless) 0.70 lb $9.79 Safeway $13.99/lb, $30.778/kg
9-26-15 Nijiya Natural Angus Prime Beef 0.550 lb $4.39 Nijiya $7.9818/lb, $17.56/kg
11-24-15 Oxtail 2.14 lb $12.82 Evergreen $5.9907/lb, $13.1795/kg
9-4-15 Oxtail 1.26 lb $8.81 Safeway $6.99/lb, $15.378/kg
5-16-17 Pork Belly (Sliced) 0.455 lb $5.00 Nijiya $10.989/lb, $24.1758/kg, Mugi Fuji
4-22-16 Pork Belly (Kurobuta, sliced) 0.86 lb $6.84 Suruki Supermarket $7.9535/lb, $17.4977/kg
9-26-15 Pork Belly (Du Breton, sliced) 0.455 lb $4.09 Nijiya $8.99/lb, $19.778/kg
5-16-17 Pork Loin (Shabu Shabu) 0.50 lb $6.50 Nijiya $13.00/lb, $28.60/kg, Mugi Fuji
10-30-15 Pork Loin Blade Chops 1.49 lb $8.18 Safeway $2.9933/lb, $6.5853/kg
12-16-15 Pork Loin Chops 3.18 lb $9.51 Safeway $2.9906/lb, $6.5793/kg, assorted value pack
10-30-15 Pork Loin Chops 3.40 lb $6.77 Safeway $1.9912/lb, $4.3806/kg, assorted value pack
12-23-16 Pork Loin Roast (Boneless, Whole) 4.66 lb $9.27 Safeway $1.9893/lb, $4.3765/kg
12-3-16 Pork Loin Roast (Boneless, Whole) 3.01 lb $5.99 Safeway $1.9900/lb, $4.378/kg
7-16-16 Pork Loin Top Loin Roast (Boneless) 1.89 lb $7.54 Safeway $3.9894/lb, $8.7767/kg
10-17-15 Pork Loin Top Loin Roast (Boneless) 1.36 lb $6.79 Safeway $4.9926/lb, $10.9837/kg
5-9-17 Pork Sirloin Roast (Boneless) 9.32 lb $15.75 Costco $1.6899/lb, $3.7178/kg
11-15-16 Pork Sirloin Roast (Boneless) 3.10 lb $6.17 Safeway $1.9903/lb, $4.3787/kg
5-18-16 Pork Sirloin Roast (Boneless) 1.16 lb $3.47 Safeway $2.9914/lb, $6.5811/kg
4-6-16 Pork Sirloin Roast (Boneless) 1.41 lb $3.51 Safeway $2.4894/lb, $5.4767/kg
1-14-16 Pork Sirloin Roast (Boneless) 1.46 lb $3.64 Safeway $2.4932/lb, $5.4850/kg
1-6-16 Pork Sirloin Roast (Boneless) 1.68 lb $5.86 Safeway $3.4881/lb, $7.6738/kg
4-15-17 Pork Shoulder Blade Roast 3.55 lb $7.06 Safeway $1.9887/lb, $4.3751/kg
9-5-16 Pork Shoulder Blade Roast (Boneless) 2.54 lb $8.86 Safeway $3.4882/lb, $7.6740/kg
2-5-17 Pork Shoulder Country Style Ribs 4.36 lb $8.68 Safeway $1.9908/lb, $4.3798/kg
5-18-16 Pork Shoulder Country Style Ribs 2.39 lb $7.15 Safeway $2.9916/lb, $6.5815/kg
5-16-17 Ribeye (Natural Angus Prime Shabu Shabu) 0.25 lb $7.50 Nijiya $30.00/lb, $66.00/kg
4-22-16 Ribeye (Sukiyaki) 0.81 lb $10.49 Suruki Supermarket $12.9506/lb, $28.4913/kg
4-17-16 Ribeye Cap Steak (Kirkland, boneless) 1.16 lb $22.03 Costco $18.9914/lb, $41.7811/kg, USDA Prime
11-23-16 Ribeye Roast (USDA Choice, bone in) 11.66 lb $112.99 Costco SF $9.6904/lb, $21.3189/kg
11-21-16 Ribeye Roast (USDA Choice, bone in) 3.39 lb $27.09 Safeway $7.9912/lb, $17.5806/kg, cheaper than but inferior to Costco
12-23-15 Ribeye Roast (USDA Choice, bone in) 3.81 lb $30.44 Safeway $7.9895/lb, $17.5769/kg
9-1-15 Ribeye Steak (Harris Ranch, boneless) 1.7114 lb $20.52 Duc Loi $11.99/lb, $26.378/kg
8-7-15 Ribeye Steak (Open Nature Grass Fed Angus, boneless) 0.67 lb $12.05 Safeway $17.99/lb, $39.578/kg
8-7-15 Ribeye Steak (USDA Choice) 2.59 lb $20.69 Safeway $7.9884/lb, $17.5745/kg
10-11-15 Top Loin Steak (USDA Choice Beef, Bone-in Thin) 1.03 lb $12.35 Safeway $11.99/lb, $26.378/kg
12-31-16 Top Sirloin Steak (USDA Choice Boneless) 2.24 lb $20.14 Safeway $8.9911/lb, $19.7804/kg
8-18-16 Tri-tip Roast (USDA Choice Beef Loin) 7.05 lb $28.13 Safeway $3.9901/lb, $8.7782/kg, untrimmed/value pack
5-18-15 Tri-tip Steak (USDA Choice Beef Loin) 2.44 lb $14.62 Safeway $5.9918/lb, $13.1820/kg

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Meat (Processed)

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
6-12-17 Aidell’s Sausage (Chicken Apple) 36 oz $14.99 Costco $0.4164/oz, $6.6622/lb
3-21-16 Aidell’s Sausage (Chorizo) 16 oz $5.99 Duc Loi $0.3744/oz
7-25-16 Berkshire Pork Coarse Sausage 8 oz (226 g) $2.99 Koreana Plaza $0.3738/oz, $0.0132/g
11-11-15 Buddig Black Forest Ham 8 oz (227 g) $2.50 Safeway $0.3125/oz, $0.011/g
4-27-17 Evergood Hot Link Sausage 48 oz (12 sausages) $10.99 Costco $0.2290/oz, $0.9158/sausage
2-21-17 Evergood Hot Link Sausage 48 oz (12 sausages) $10.99 Costco $0.2290/oz, $0.9158/sausage
7-23-16 Foster Farms Tequila Lime Chicken Wings 5 lbs (2.26 kg) $14.99 Costco $0.1874/oz, $2.998/lb, $0.0066/g
8-7-15 Hamburger Patties (The Butcher’s Cut 73/27) 10 x 4 oz $9.99 Safeway $0.2498/oz, $0.999/patty
4-15-17 Johnsonville Italian Sausage (Mild) 16 oz $3.99 Safeway $0.2494/oz
11-11-15 Johnsonville Original Bratwurst 19 oz $5.00 Safeway $0.2632/oz, $1.00/sausage
8-7-15 Johnsonville Original Bratwurst 19 oz $5.00 Safeway $0.2632/oz, $1.00/sausage
3-5-16 Kirkland Signature Lunch Meat (Ham, Roast Beef, Chicken Breast) 42 oz $11.99 Costco $0.2855/oz
1-15-16 Pacific Gold Beef Jerky (Original) 8 oz x 2 $11.99 Costco $0.7494/oz, $5.995/bag, must buy 2 at this price
1-15-16 Pacific Gold Beef Jerky (Teriyaki) 8 oz x 2 $12.99 Costco $0.8119/oz, $6.495/bag, must buy 2 at this price
4-10-17 Saag’s Chicken Bratwurst 12 oz (336 g) $2.99 Safeway $0.2492/oz, $0.7475/sausage, clearance
4-17-16 SPAM (25% Less Sodium) 8 x 12 oz $14.99 Costco $0.1561/oz, $1.8738/can
4-2-16 SPAM 12 oz $3.49 TLH Supermarket $0.2908/oz
11-11-15 SPAM 12 oz $2.99 Safeway $0.2492/oz

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Packaged Foods

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
7-21-16 Baked Beans (Bush’s Country Style) 16 oz $0.82 Target $0.0513/oz, clearance
10-30-15 Baked Beans (Van Camp’s Original) 15 oz $1.79 Safeway $0.1193/oz
9-15-15 Baked Beans (Van Camp’s Original) 15 oz $1.79 Safeway $0.1193/oz
8-7-15 Baked Beans (Van Camp’s Original) 15 oz $1.79 Safeway $0.1193/oz
8-7-15 Baked Beans (Bush’s Original) 16 oz $2.00 Safeway $0.125/oz
7-20-16 Banquet Beef Pot Pie 7 oz (198 g) $1.25 Safeway $0.1786/oz, $0.0063/g
7-20-16 Banquet Chicken Pot Pie 7 oz (198 g) $1.25 Safeway $0.1786/oz, $0.0063/g
9-6-16 Canned Tuna (Kirkland Signature Chunk Light Skipjack in Water) 12 x 7 oz (12 x 198 g) $13.49 Costco $0.1606/oz, $0.0057/g
3-19-16 Cereal (Trix/Cocoa Puffs combo) 44.75 oz $6.99 Costco $0.1562/oz
3-28-16 Chewing gum (Extra Spearmint) 15 sticks $1.49 Lucky $0.0993/stick
2-11-17 Chicken Nuggets (Tyson Panko) 5 lbs (2.26 kg) $11.89 Costco $2.378/lb, $0.0237/oz, $0.0053/g
4-15-17 Corn Dogs (Foster Farms Frozen Cheese & Jalapeno) 14 corn dogs (37.38 oz) $5.99 Safeway $0.4279/dog, $0.1602/oz
12-23-16 Dark Sweet Cherries 15 oz (425 g) $4.49 Safeway $0.2993/oz, $0.0106/g, Oregon Specialty Fruit
5-16-17 Fried Fish Cake (Satsuma Koban) 5.29 oz (150 g) $2.99 Nijiya $0.5652/oz, $0.0199/g, $0.7475/cake, product of Japan
7-25-16 Fried Fish Cake (Satsuma Age) 5.29 oz (150 g) $2.99 Koreana Plaza $0.5652/oz, $0.0199/g, $0.7475/cake
8-7-15 Frozen Burrito (Tina’s) 4 oz $0.33 Safeway $0.0825/oz, must buy 3 at this price
8-7-15 Frozen Pizza (Signature Select, Garlic Chicken Alfredo) 17.1 oz $5.00 Safeway $0.2924/oz
4-15-17 Ice Cream Cones (Keebler Sugar) 4 oz (113 g) $3.00 Safeway $0.75/oz, $0.25/cone
4-1-17 Kirkland Signature Lasagna (Italian Sausage & Beef) 2 x 48 oz (3 lb) $12.69 Costco $0.1322/oz, $2.115/lb, $6.345/lasagna
4-27-17 Krusteaz Belgian Waffles 55 oz (1.55 kg) $7.99 Costco $0.1453/oz, $2.3244/lb, $0.0052/g
4-1-17 Krusteaz Belgian Waffles 55 oz (1.55 kg) $7.99 Costco $0.1453/oz, $2.3244/lb, $0.0052/g
7-26-15 Lunchables (Turkey & American) 96 g (3.4 oz) $1.00 Target Alameda $0.0104/g, $0.2941/oz
6-17-17 Madeleines (Donsuemor, Traditional) 28 oz (794 g) $6.99 Costco $0.2496/oz, $0.0088/g
11-25-15 Maraschino Cherries 16 oz (454 g) $3.39 Safeway $0.2119/oz, $0.0075/g, Signature Kitchens
11-15-16 Marie Callender’s Frozen Meal (Chicken Pot Pie) 16 oz (454 g) $2.50 Safeway $0.1563/oz, $0.0055/g
11-15-16 Marie Callender’s Frozen Meal (Home-Style Boneless Pork) 14.4 oz (408 g) $2.50 Safeway $0.1736/oz, $0.0061/g
11-15-16 Marie Callender’s Frozen Meal (Meat Loaf & Gravy) 14 oz (397 g) $2.50 Safeway $0.1786/oz, $0.0063/g
12-15-16 Marshmallows (Kraft JetPuffed Miniature) 10 oz (283 g) $2.00 Safeway $0.20/oz, $0.0071/g
10-11-15 Menudo (Juanita’s Hot & Spicy) 25 oz (709 g) $4.49 Safeway $0.1796/oz, $0.0063/g
6-16-17 Mochi (Kyoshin Ryoka w/ Bean Jam) 10 oz (284 g) $3.99 Koreana Plaza $0.0399/oz, $0.014/g
12-7-16 Pecans 3 lbs $13.99 Costco $4.6633/lb, $0.2915/oz, Kirkland Signature
11-23-16 Pecans 3 lbs $13.99 Costco $4.6633/lb, $0.2915/oz, Kirkland Signature
6-17-17 Pickled Plums (Usu Shio Umeboshi Hachimitsu Ume) 10.58 oz (300 g) $4.99 Koreana Plaza $0.4716/oz, $0.4716/g
4-17-16 Pizza (Vicolo Corn Meal Crust Italian Sausage) 2 x 23.5 oz $13.79 Costco $0.2934/oz, $6.895/pizza
7-25-16 Pinto Beans (Sun Vista) 29 oz $0.99 Food Maxx $0.0341/oz
8-7-15 Popsicles (Helados Mexico Premium Fruit Bars, Lime) 6 x 3 oz $3.99 Safeway $0.665/bar, $0.2217/oz
10-11-15 Pork and Beans (Van Camp’s) 15 oz $1.00 Safeway $0.0667/oz
6-17-17 Rice Cake Stick (Topokki) 1.32 lb (600 g) $2.99 Koreana Plaza $0.1416/oz, $0.005/g, Yissine brand
6-17-17 Rice Cake Stick (Yopokki) 200 g $1.99 Koreana Plaza $0.2821/oz, $0.001/g, appears to be a frozen meal
7-25-16 Rice Cake Stick (Topokki) 32 oz $2.99 Koreana Plaza $0.0934/oz
6-12-17 Quaker Instant Oatmeal Flavor Variety 74.3 oz (2.10 kg) $9.99 Costco $0.1345/oz, $0.0048/g, $0.1921/packet
8-7-15 SeaPak Beer Battered Shrimp 16 oz $9.99 Safeway $0.6244/oz
4-22-16 Shirataki noodles (Shirakiku) 8.82 oz (250 g) $0.99 Suruki Supermarket $0.1122/oz, $0.0040/g
12-12-16 Sliced Pears (Lite, Great Value brand) 15 oz (425 g) $1.06 Walmart $0.0707/oz, $0.0025/g
8-18-16 Stouffer’s Macaroni & Beef 12.875 oz (365 g) $2.50 Safeway $0.1942/oz, $0.0068/g
8-18-16 Stouffer’s Stuffed Pepper 10 oz (283 g) $2.50 Safeway $0.25/oz, $0.0088/g
8-18-16 Stouffer’s Tuna Noodle Casserole 12 oz (340 g) $2.50 Safeway $0.2083/oz, $0.0074/g
7-20-16 Stouffer’s Tuna Noodle Casserole 12 oz (340 g) $2.50 Safeway $0.2083/oz, $0.0074/g
5-16-17 Tofu (House, Soft) 10 oz $1.69 Nijiya $0.169/oz, Tokusen Kinugoshi
7-25-16 Tofu (Jayone, Silken) 18 oz $1.49 Koreana Plaza $0.0828/oz
8-11-15 Tofu (Golden Gate, Soft) 16 oz $1.29 Evergreen $0.0806/oz
4-12-16 Trader Joe’s Butter Chicken w/ Basmati Rice 12.5 oz (354 g) $3.69 Trader Joe’s $0.2952/oz
4-12-16 Trader Joe’s Chicken Balti Pies 20 oz (567 g) $5.99 Trader Joe’s $0.2995/oz, $2.995/pie
5-4-16 Trader Joe’s Chicken Pot Pie 16 oz (454 g) $3.79 Trader Joe’s $0.2369/oz
4-12-16 Trader Joe’s Chicken Tikka Masala 8.5 oz (241 g) $3.49 Trader Joe’s $0.4106/oz
4-12-16 Trader Joe’s Shells with Brie and Asparagus 13 oz (368 g) $3.69 Trader Joe’s $0.2838/oz
4-12-16 Trader Joe’s Steak & Ale Pies 20 oz (567 g) $6.49 Trader Joe’s $0.3245/oz, $3.245/pie
7-23-16 Vlasic Whole Kosher Dill Pickles 1 gal (3.8 L) $3.99 Costco $0.0312/oz
10-30-15 Vlasic Snack’mms Kosher Dill Pickles 16 oz $4.29 Safeway $0.2681/oz, should have checked this page first
8-7-15 Vlasic Snack’mms Kosher Dill Pickles 16 oz $2.49 Safeway $0.1556/oz
12-7-16 Walnuts 3 lbs $9.99 Costco $3.33/lb, $0.2081/oz, Kirkland Signature
4-17-16 Wiejske Wyroby Petite Dill Pickles 46 oz $6.89 Costco $0.1498/oz
5-16-17 Yoshinoya Beef w/ Onion Sauce 6 oz $4.99 Nijiya $0.8317/oz

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Pasta and Noodles

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
11-23-16 Ditalini (Barilla) 1 lb (454 g) $1.25 Safeway $0.0781/oz
12-31-16 Egg Noodles (Extra Wide, Signature Kitchens) 12 oz (340 g) $2.00 Safeway $0.1667/oz, $0.0059/serving
4-2-16 Egg Noodle (金塔全蛋銀絲麵) 1 lb $1.69 TLH Supermarket $0.1056/oz, $0.4225/serving
6-17-17 Korean Cold Noodles (Cheiljedang Radish Kimchi & Red Pepper Paste) 48.7 oz (1.3 kg) $4.99 Koreana Plaza $0.1025/oz, $0.0038/g, $1.2475/serving
4-12-16 Orecchiette (Trader Joe’s) 1 lb $0.99 Trader Joe’s $0.0619/oz
4-15-17 Pasta Sauce (Barilla Roasted Garlic) 24 oz (680 g) $2.00 Safeway $0.0833/oz, $0.0029/g
4-15-17 Pasta Sauce (Barilla Spicy Marinara) 24 oz (680 g) $2.00 Safeway $0.0833/oz, $0.0029/g
4-12-16 Pasta Sauce (Trader Joe’s Marinara) 28 oz (794 g) $1.99 Trader Joe’s $0.0711/oz, $0.0025/g
1-16-16 Ravioli (Pasta Prima Organic Grilled Chicken & Mozzarella) 2 lbs $12.99 Costco $6.495/lb, $0.4059/oz
11-23-16 Shells (Medium, Barilla) 1 lb (454 g) $1.25 Safeway $0.0781/oz
11-23-16 Spaghetti (Barilla) 1 lb (454 g) $1.25 Safeway $0.0781/oz
9-3-16 Spaghetti (Thick, Barilla) 1 lb (454 g) $1.25 Lucky $0.0781/oz
6-14-16 Spaghetti (Barilla) 1 lb (454 g) $1.25 Safeway $0.0781/oz
4-27-17 Tortelloni (Kirkland Signature Five Cheese w/ Parmigiano Reggiano) 3 lbs $9.99 Costco $3.33/lb, $0.2081/oz
5-16-17 Udon (Shirakiku Sanukiya Frozen) 2.75 lb (1.25 kg) $5.99 Nijiya $0.1361/oz, $1.198/udon
5-10-16 Udon (Shirakiku Futomaru) 35.2 oz (1 kg) $5.99 Mitsuwa $0.1702/oz

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Produce

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
6-17-17 Apples (Fuji) 5.5 lbs $7.49 Costco $1.3618/lb, $0.6247/each, Stemilt
5-18-17 Apples (Fuji) 5.5 lbs $6.99 Costco $1.2709/lb, $0.5825/each, CMI
11-15-16 Apples (Fuji) 1.91 lbs $2.85 Safeway $1.4921/lb
5-9-17 Avocadoes 6 $8.99 Costco $1.4983/each
5-16-17 Bamboo shoot (takenoko mi zuni) 0.670 lbs $2.67 Nijiya $3.9851/lb
9-26-15 Bamboo shoot (takenoko mi zuni) 0.655 lbs $1.96 Nijiya $2.9924/lb
4-15-17 Bananas 3.23 lbs $2.55 Safeway $0.7895/lb
2-15-17 Bananas 1.98 lbs $1.56 Safeway $0.7879/lb
2-5-17 Bananas 3.18 lbs $2.44 Safeway $0.7673/lb
6-14-16 Bananas 3.09 lbs $2.44 Safeway $0.7896/lb
10-21-15 Bananas 2.04 lbs $0.69 Evergreen $0.3382/lb
3-5-16 Berries (Frozen) 4 lbs $9.49 Costco $2.3725/lb, Three Berry Blend (raspberries, blueberries, blackberries)
4-17-16 Black Beans (Canned) 8 x 15 oz $6.79 Costco $0.0566/oz, $0.8488/can, S&W Organic
4-15-17 Blackberries (Driscoll’s) 6 oz (170 g) $2.42 Safeway $0.4033/oz, $0.0142/g
7-20-16 Blueberries (Driscoll’s) 24 oz (680 g) $5.00 Safeway $0.2083/oz, $0.0074/g
11-11-15 Brussels Sprouts (Petite, frozen) TBD $1.67 Safeway $TBD
4-15-17 Cabbage (Napa) 1.87 lbs $3.72 Safeway $1.9893/lb
1-12-17 Cabbage (Napa) 1.96 lbs $1.94 Suruki Supermarket $0.9898/lb
5-18-16 Cabbage 1.38 lbs $2.47 Safeway $1.7899/lb
4-22-16 Cabbage (Napa) 2.17 lbs $3.23 Suruki Supermarket $1.4885/lb
3-21-16 Cabbage (Napa) 3.77 lbs $3.36 Duc Loi $0.8912/lb
12-3-15 Cabbage 1.96 lbs $1.74 Evergreen $0.8878/lb
9-26-15 Cabbage (Napa) 3.85 lbs $3.81 Nijiya $0.9896/lb
1-18-17 Carrots 2 lb $1.99 Safeway $0.995/lb
12-31-16 Carrots 2 lb $1.99 Safeway $0.995/lb
12-23-16 Carrots 2 lb $1.99 Safeway $0.995/lb
7-25-16 Carrots (Baby, cut/peeled) 1 lb $1.49 Koreana Plaza Grimmway Farms
7-16-16 Carrots 0.26 lb $0.26 Safeway $1.00/lb
5-18-16 Carrots 0.31 lb $0.31 Safeway $1.00/lb
3-6-16 Carrots (Baby, cut/peeled) 1 lb $1.99 Evergreen Grimmway Farms
2-21-16 Carrots (Baby, cut/peeled) 1 lb $1.09 Evergreen Grimmway Farms
1-15-16 Carrots (Baby, cut/peeled) 1 lb $1.09 Evergreen Grimmway Farms
12-3-15 Carrots 1.56 lbs $0.92 Evergreen $0.5897/lb
11-24-15 Carrots (Baby, cut/peeled) 1 lb $1.09 Evergreen Grimmway Farms
11-15-15 Carrots (Organic, with stems) 1 bunch $1.99 Evergreen More expensive but nicer
11-6-15 Carrots 1.69 lbs $1.00 Evergreen $0.5917/lb
10-30-15 Carrots 1.34 lbs $0.79 22nd & Irving $0.5896/lb
10-2-15 Carrots 0.53 lbs $0.37 Evergreen $0.6981/lb
9-10-15 Carrots 1.43 lbs $0.99 23rd/Mission Produce $0.69/lb
6-5-17 Celery (Sticks) 40 oz (1134 g) $3.79 Costco $0.0948/oz, $0.0033/g, Pacific
11-15-15 Celery Whole $1.49 Evergreen  
9-4-15 Celery Whole (medium) $1.50 Safeway Produce of USA
5-9-17 Choy sum 1.79 lbs $3.03 TLH Supermarket $1.6927/lb
7-16-15 Choy sum (baby) 1.01 lbs $1.81 Chinatown $1.79/lb
5-16-17 Chrysanthemum Leaf (Shungiku) 1 bunch $2.69 Nijiya  
5-16-17 Cilantro 1 bunch $2.79 Nijiya Organic, gotta pay the price for 1-stop shop
11-30-16 Cilantro 1 bunch $0.99 Safeway  
7-25-16 Cilantro 1 bunch $0.79 Koreana Plaza  
11-24-15 Cilantro 1 bunch $0.59 Evergreen  
11-4-15 Cilantro 1 bunch $0.50 Evergreen  
10-30-15 Cilantro 1 bunch $0.50 22nd & Irving  
10-21-15 Cilantro 1 bunch $0.50 Evergreen  
10-5-15 Cilantro 1 bunch $0.50 Evergreen  
9-17-15 Cilantro 1 bunch $0.69 Evergreen  
9-1-15 Cilantro 1 bunch $1.19 Duc Loi  
4-15-17 Corn (Frozen, Petite) 16 oz (453 g) $1.67 Safeway $0.1044/oz, $1.67/lb, $0.0037/g, Birds Eye C&W brand
12-23-16 Corn (Frozen) 32 oz (907 g) $2.79 Safeway $0.0872/oz, $1.395/lb, $0.0031/g, Safeway brand (Signature Kitchens)
11-15-16 Corn (Frozen, Petite) 16 oz (453 g) $1.67 Safeway $0.1044/oz, $1.67/lb, $0.0037/g, Birds Eye C&W brand
7-25-16 Corn 4 ears $1.99 Koreana Plaza 2 for $1
7-16-16 Corn (Frozen) 16 oz (454 g) $1.29 Safeway $0.0806/oz, $1.29/lb, $0.0028/g, Safeway brand (Signature Kitchens)
12-23-15 Corn (Frozen) 4 lbs (1.81 kg) $5.00 Safeway $0.0781/oz, $1.25/lb, $0.0028/g, pantry essentials, inferior to Safeway brand
11-11-15 Corn (Frozen) 16 oz (453 g) $1.29 Safeway $0.0806/oz, $1.29/lb, $0.0028/g, Safeway brand
10-11-15 Corn (Frozen) 32 oz (907 g) $2.79 Safeway $0.0872/oz, $1.395/lb, $0.0031/g, Safeway brand
9-17-15 Corn 3 ears $1.00 Evergreen 3 for $1
4-27-17 Cucumber (English) 3 $3.49 Costco $1.1633/cucumber, Divine Flavor
4-10-17 Cucumber (English) 3 $3.99 Costco $1.33/cucumber, Divine Flavor
7-6-16 Cucumber (English) 1 $1.49 TLH Supermarket  
5-17-16 Cucumber (English) 1 $1.49 TLH Supermarket  
4-6-16 Cucumber 2 $2.00 Safeway $1.00/each, 10 for $10 promotion
4-27-17 Dates (Organic, Medjool) 2 lb (907 g) $9.99 Costco $4.995/lb, $0.0110/g
12-23-16 Garlic 1 head $0.50 Safeway  
12-3-16 Garlic 1 head $0.50 Safeway  
11-15-16 Garlic 1 head $0.50 Safeway  
9-6-16 Ginger 1.72 lbs $1.70 City Super $0.9884/lb
5-17-16 Ginger 0.26 lbs $0.26 Evergreen $1.00/lb
12-7-16 Green Beans (Canned, Cut) 12 x 14.5 oz $7.79 Costco $0.0448/oz, $0.6492/can, Kirkland Signature Organic Diced
7-16-16 Green Beans 0.67 lbs $1.67 Safeway $2.4925/lb
10-30-15 Green Beans 1.20 lbs $3.59 Safeway $2.99/lb
10-17-15 Green Beans (Canned, Safeway Brand) 14.5 oz (0.9063 lbs) $0.99 Safeway $1.0924/lb, not a substitute for the real thing
10-11-15 Green Beans 1.20 lbs $3.59 Safeway $2.99/lb
9-4-15 Green Beans 1.18 lbs $3.53 Safeway $2.99/lb
5-16-17 Green Onion 1 bunch $1.69 Nijiya $1.69/bunch, organic
1-12-17 Green Onion 1 bunch $1.69 Nijiya $1.69/bunch, organic
7-10-16 Green Onion 1 bunch $0.99 Lucky $0.99/bunch
11-20-15 Green Onion 1 bunch $0.99 Evergreen $0.99/bunch
11-6-15 Green Onion 1 bunch $0.99 Evergreen $0.99/bunch
7-16-15 Green Onion 3 bunches $1.10 Chinatown $0.3667/bunch, must buy 3 at this price
5-9-17 Honeydew Melon 1 (soccer ball size) $3.99 Costco Biggest I’ve seen
6-16-17 Korean Melon 1.21 lb $1.80 Koreana Plaza $1.4876/lb
2-5-17 Lemon 1 $0.50 Safeway $0.50/each
1-12-17 Lemon 1 (0.25 lbs) $0.87 Nijiya $3.48/lb, organic
8-31-15 Lemon 3 $1.20 New Dick $0.40/each, must buy 3 at this price
5-18-17 Lettuce (Romaine) 6 heads $3.79 Costco $0.6317/head, Earthbound Farm Organic
5-16-17 Lettuce (Romaine) 2 heads $3.29 Nijiya $1.645/head, Organic
2-5-17 Lettuce (Iceberg) 1 head $1.99 Safeway $1.99/head
7-25-16 Lettuce (Romaine) 1 head $0.99 Koreana Plaza $0.99/head
7-16-16 Lettuce (Iceberg) 1 head $2.49 Safeway $2.49/head
6-14-16 Lettuce (Iceberg) 1 head $2.49 Safeway $2.49/head
8-11-15 Lettuce (Romaine) 1 head $0.99 Evergreen $0.99/head
11-24-15 Lime 3 $0.25 Evergreen $0.0833/each
10-30-15 Lime 4 $0.80 22nd & Irving $0.20/each
10-7-15 Lime 2 $0.20 Evergreen $0.10/each, well, get what you pay for
10-5-15 Lime 3 $0.30 Evergreen $0.10/each, unbelievable
9-17-15 Lime 3 $0.30 Evergreen $0.10/each, unbelievable
6-17-17 Mushrooms (Whole Baby Bella, Organic) 24 oz (680 g) $5.79 Costco $0.2413/oz, $0.0085/g, Monterey Mushrooms
6-12-17 Mushrooms (White, Jumbo, Organic) 24 oz (680 g) $4.99 Costco $0.2079/oz, $0.0073/g, Monterey Mushrooms
6-5-17 Mushrooms (White, Jumbo, Organic) 24 oz (680 g) $4.99 Costco $0.2079/oz, $0.0073/g, Monterey Mushrooms
4-27-17 Mushrooms (White, Jumbo, Organic) 24 oz (680 g) $4.99 Costco $0.2079/oz, $0.0073/g, Monterey Mushrooms
2-15-17 Mushrooms (White, Jumbo) 24 oz (680 g) $5.00 Safeway $0.2083/oz, $0.0074/g, Signature Farms
12-31-16 Mushrooms (White, Jumbo) 24 oz (680 g) $5.00 Safeway $0.2083/oz, $0.0074/g, Signature Farms
12-23-16 Mushrooms (White, Jumbo) 24 oz (680 g) $5.00 Safeway $0.2083/oz, $0.0074/g, Signature Farms
12-15-16 Mushrooms (White, Jumbo) 24 oz (680 g) $5.00 Safeway $0.2083/oz, $0.0074/g, Signature Farms
11-30-16 Mushrooms (White) 0.57 lbs $2.27 Safeway $0.2489/oz, $3.9825/lb
5-16-17 Mushrooms (Bunashimeji/Beech) 3.5 oz (100 g) $1.99 Koreana Plaza $0.5686/oz, $0.0199/g, organic, Nijiya brand
7-25-16 Mushrooms (Bunashimeji/Beech) 3.5 oz (100 g) $2.49 Koreana Plaza $0.7114/oz, $0.0249/g, organic Hokto Kinoko
5-16-17 Mushrooms (Enoki) 7.05 oz (200 g) $1.29 Nijiya $0.1830/oz, $0.0065/g, Guan’s Mushroom Company, product of S. Korea
7-25-16 Mushrooms (Enoki) 5.25 oz (150 g) $0.99 Koreana Plaza $0.1886/oz, $0.0066/g, Concord Farms
4-17-16 Mushrooms (Canned) 12 x 4 oz $9.99 Costco $0.2081/oz, $0.8325/can, Giorgio Organic Sliced
4-6-16 Mushrooms (White) 0.76 lb $3.03 Safeway $3.9868/lb
4-2-16 Mushrooms (Fresh Shiitake) 0.77 lb $3.07 TLH Supermarket $3.9870/lb
9-26-15 Mushrooms (Nijiya Organic Buna Shimeji) 3.5 oz (100 g) $1.99 Nijiya $0.5686/oz, $0.0199/g, $9.0971/lb
5-9-17 Mustard Greens (芥菜) 1.81 lbs $2.33 TLH Supermarket $1.2873/lb
7-23-16 Normandy Vegetables (Organic, Frozen) 2.49 kg (5.5 lbs) $8.79 Costco $3.5301/kg, $1.5982/lb, Kirkland Signature mixed veggies
12-22-15 Normandy Vegetables (Organic, Frozen) 2.49 kg (5.5 lbs) $8.79 Costco $3.5301/kg, $1.5982/lb, Kirkland Signature mixed veggies
11-20-15 Normandy Vegetables (Organic, Frozen) 2.49 kg (5.5 lbs) $8.79 Costco $3.5301/kg, $1.5982/lb, Kirkland Signature mixed veggies
11-11-15 Okra (Whole, frozen) 20 oz $2.00 Safeway $0.10/oz, Safeway brand
10-11-15 Okra (Whole, frozen) 20 oz $2.00 Safeway $0.10/oz, Safeway brand
6-5-17 Onions (Yellow, Premium) 10 lbs $4.99 Costco $0.499/lb, Peri & Sons Farms
4-27-17 Onions (Yellow, Organic) 10 lbs $5.79 Costco $0.579/lb
4-10-17 Onions (Yellow, Organic) 10 lbs $5.49 Costco $0.549/lb
2-15-17 Onions (Yellow) 2.79 lbs $5.55 Safeway $1.9892/lb
2-5-17 Onions (Yellow) 0.90 lbs $1.79 Safeway $1.9889/lb
1-18-17 Onions (Yellow) 1.97 lbs $3.92 Safeway $1.9898/lb
12-31-16 Onions (Yellow) 3.51 lbs $6.98 Safeway $1.9886/lb
12-3-16 Onions (Yellow) 1.45 lbs $2.89 Safeway $1.9931/lb
11-30-16 Onions (Yellow) 3.00 lbs $3.99 Safeway $1.33/lb
9-3-16 Onions (Yellow) 0.86 lbs $1.28 Lucky $1.4884/lb
4-19-16 Onions (Yellow, Organic) 1.93 lbs $2.49 Evergreen $1.2902/lb
3-6-16 Onions (Yellow) 1.15 lbs $0.56 Evergreen $0.4870/lb
12-3-15 Onions (Yellow) 1.95 lbs $0.76 Evergreen $0.3897/lb
11-24-15 Onions (Yellow) 0.92 lbs $0.36 Evergreen $0.3913/lb
11-15-15 Onions (Yellow) 1.77 lbs $0.69 Evergreen $0.3898/lb
11-11-15 Onions (Yellow) 0.79 lbs $0.31 Evergreen $0.3924/lb
11-2-15 Onions (Yellow) 1.92 lbs $0.75 Evergreen $0.3906/lb
10-30-15 Onions (Yellow) 1.32 lbs $0.65 22nd & Irving $0.4924/lb
10-21-15 Onions (Yellow) 1.05 lbs $0.41 Evergreen $0.3905/lb
10-5-15 Onions (Red) 0.47 lbs $0.32 Evergreen $0.6809/lb
10-2-15 Onions (Yellow) 0.60 lbs $0.23 Evergreen $0.3833/lb
9-17-15 Onions (Yellow) 1.76 lbs $0.68 Evergreen $0.39/lb
9-4-15 Onions (Yellow) 1.18 lbs $2.35 Safeway $1.99/lb
8-11-15 Onions (Yellow) 1.88 lbs $0.94 Evergreen $0.50/lb
5-12-16 Oranges (Navel) 8 lbs $5.00 Safeway $0.625/lb
4-6-16 Oranges (Navel) 8 lbs $5.00 Safeway $0.625/lb
9-15-15 Oranges (Navel) 2.19 lbs $4.36 Safeway $1.99/lb
4-15-17 Peas (Frozen, Petite) 16 oz (453 g) $1.67 Safeway $0.1044/oz, $1.67/lb, $0.0037/g, Birds Eye C&W brand
6-17-17 Peppers (Bell, Red) 6 peppers $6.29 Costco $1.0483/each, Misto/Windset Farms
4-27-17 Peppers (Bell, Red/Yellow/Orange) 6 peppers (1.13 kg) $6.79 Costco $1.1317/each, $2.7256/lb, SunSelect
4-10-17 Peppers (Bell, Red/Yellow/Orange) 6 peppers (1.13 kg) $6.99 Costco $1.165/each, $2.8059/lb, SunSelect
12-15-16 Peppers (Bell, Green) 1 pepper $1.00 Safeway $1.00/each
11-30-16 Peppers (Bell, Green) 1 pepper $1.00 Safeway $1.00/each
11-24-15 Peppers (Serrano) 0.09 lbs $0.14 Evergreen $1.5556/lb
11-4-15 Peppers (Serrano) 0.02 lbs $0.02 Evergreen $0.99/lb
11-2-15 Peppers (Bell, Green) 1.76 lbs $2.45 Evergreen $1.3920/lb
10-30-15 Peppers (Jalapeño) 0.18 lbs $0.27 22nd & Irving $1.50/lb
10-21-15 Peppers (Jalapeño) 0.14 lbs $0.14 Evergreen $0.99/lb
10-7-15 Peppers (Jalapeño) 0.13 lbs $0.13 Evergreen $0.99/lb
10-5-15 Peppers (Jalapeño) 0.11 lbs $0.11 Evergreen $0.99/lb
9-17-15 Peppers (Serrano & Jalapeño) 0.22 lbs $0.22 Evergreen $0.99/lb, same price for both types
4-17-16 Pineapple (Canned, Dole) 8 x 20 oz $10.49 Costco $0.0656/oz, $1.3113/can, $1.049/lb
11-2-15 Pineapple (Canned, Dole) 20 oz $1.99 Evergreen $0.0995/oz, $1.5920/lb
4-15-17 Potatoes (Sweet) 0.18 lbs $0.54 Safeway $3.00/lb
6-5-17 Potatoes (Red “Rooster”) 10 lbs $6.99 Costco $0.699/lb
4-10-17 Potatoes (Red “Rooster”) 10 lbs $6.99 Costco $0.699/lb
2-5-17 Potatoes (Russet) 5 lbs $3.49 Safeway $0.698/lb, from Idaho, sold in bag (Signature Farms)
1-18-17 Potatoes (Russet) 5 lbs $3.49 Safeway $0.698/lb, from Idaho, sold in bag (Signature Farms)
12-23-16 Potatoes (Russet) 5.00 lbs $2.97 Walmart $0.594/lb, from Idaho, sold in bag (Simply Perfect)
12-23-16 Potatoes (Sweet) 5.66 lbs $5.60 Safeway $0.9894/lb
11-15-16 Potatoes (Red) 5 lbs $3.99 Safeway $0.798/lb
4-6-16 Potatoes (Red) 5 lbs $3.99 Safeway $0.798/lb
3-6-16 Potatoes (Russet) 1.35 lbs $0.66 Evergreen $0.4889/lb
1-14-16 Potatoes (Russet) 5 lbs $2.99 Safeway $0.598/lb, from Idaho, sold in bag (Signature Farms)
11-24-15 Potatoes (Russet) 1.72 lbs $0.84 Evergreen $0.4884/lb
11-11-15 Potatoes (Russet) 2.27 lbs $1.11 Evergreen $0.49/lb
11-6-15 Potatoes (Russet) 2.51 lbs $1.23 Evergreen $0.49/lb
10-30-15 Potatoes (Russet) 1.36 lbs $0.80 22nd & Irving $0.5882/lb
10-11-15 Potatoes (Russet) 5 lbs $2.50 Safeway $0.50/lb, from Idaho, sold in bag (website)
10-7-15 Potatoes (Russet) 2.27 lbs $1.11 Evergreen $0.4890/lb
10-2-15 Potatoes (Red) 1.04 lbs $0.72 Evergreen $0.6923/lb
9-4-15 Potatoes (Russet) 3.75 lbs $3.71 Safeway $0.99/lb
8-27-15 Potatoes (Russet) 2.53 lbs $1.24 Evergreen $0.49/lb
8-7-15 Potatoes (Russet) 1.58 lbs $1.56 Safeway $0.99/pound
11-25-15 Pumpkin (Canned) 29 oz (822 g) $3.49 Safeway $0.1203/oz, $0.0042/g, Libby’s brand
1-12-17 Radish (Daikon) 0.51 lbs $1.01 Nijiya $1.9804/lb
6-17-17 Spinach (Earthbound Farm Organic Baby) 1.00 lb (453 g) $3.79 Costco $3.79/lb, triple-washed
6-12-17 Spinach (Taylor Farms Organic Baby) 1.00 lb (453 g) $3.79 Costco $3.79/lb, pre-washed
4-27-17 Spinach (Wholesome Garden leaves) 2.5 lb (1.13 kg) $3.99 Costco $1.596/lb, pre-washed
5-4-16 Spinach (Trader Joe’s Baby) 12 oz $1.99 Trader Joe’s $2.6533/lb, triple washed and ready to use
9-15-15 Spinach (NewStar “Cooking With”) 1 lb $2.50 Safeway $2.50/lb, triple washed and ready to use
5-12-16 Spring Mix (O Organics) 1 lb $5.00 Safeway $5.00/lb, triple washed and ready to use
4-15-17 Strawberries (Driscoll’s) 16 oz (454 g) $3.99 Safeway $0.2494/oz, $0.0088/g
3-2-17 Taro 4.66 lb $3.68 TLH Supermarket $0.7897/lb
6-17-17 Tomatoes (Regular) 4 lb $5.99 Costco $1.4975/lb, $0.0936/oz, Windset Farms
6-5-17 Tomatoes (Regular) 4 lb $5.99 Costco $1.4975/lb, $0.0936/oz, SunSelect
5-18-17 Tomatoes (Regular) 4 lb $5.99 Costco $1.4975/lb, $0.0936/oz, Windset Farms
4-27-17 Tomatoes (Regular) 4 lb $5.99 Costco $1.4975/lb, $0.0936/oz, Windset Farms
4-10-17 Tomatoes (Regular) 4 lb $5.99 Costco $1.4975/lb, $0.0936/oz, Windset Farms
2-11-17 Tomatoes (Canned) 8 x 14.5 oz $5.99 Costco $0.0516/oz, $0.7488/can, Kirkland Signature Organic Diced
1-18-17 Tomatoes (Roma) 1.12 lbs $2.23 Safeway $1.9911/lb
12-31-16 Tomatoes (Regular, Hot House) 3.95 lbs $9.84 Safeway $2.4911/lb
12-15-16 Tomatoes (Roma) 1.85 lbs $4.61 Safeway $2.4919/lb
12-7-16 Tomatoes (Canned) 8 x 14.5 oz $5.99 Costco $0.0516/oz, $0.7488/can, Kirkland Signature Organic Diced
7-25-16 Tomatoes (Roma) 1.10 lbs $1.09 Koreana Plaza $0.9909/lb
6-17-16 Tomatoes (Canned) 8 x 14.5 oz $5.99 Costco $0.0516/oz, $0.7488/can, Kirkland Signature Organic Diced
6-14-16 Tomatoes (Regular) 0.77 lbs $2.30 Safeway $2.9870/lb
4-17-16 Tomatoes (Canned) 8 x 14.5 oz $5.99 Costco $0.0516/oz, $0.7488/can, Kirkland Signature Organic Diced
3-6-16 Tomatoes (Roma) 1.30 lbs $1.03 Evergreen $0.7923/lb
1-31-15 Tomatoes (Regular) 1.95 lbs $3.49 Evergreen $1.7897/lb
12-3-15 Tomatoes (Regular) 2.59 lbs $2.56 Evergreen $0.9884/lb
11-24-15 Tomatoes (Regular) 0.90 lbs $1.16 Evergreen $1.2889/lb
11-4-15 Tomatoes (Regular) 0.89 lbs $1.15 Evergreen $1.2921/lb
10-30-15 Tomatoes (Regular) 1.60 lbs $3.18 22nd & Irving $1.9875/lb
10-21-15 Tomatoes (Regular) 1.78 lbs $3.19 Evergreen $1.7921/lb
10-7-15 Tomatoes (Regular) 0.82 lbs $1.06 Evergreen $1.2927/lb
10-5-15 Tomatoes (Regular) 0.76 lbs $0.98 Evergreen $1.2895/lb
10-2-15 Tomatoes (Regular) 0.93 lbs $1.20 Evergreen $1.2903/lb
9-17-15 Tomatoes (Regular) 2.2 lbs $1.74 Evergreen $0.7909/lb
9-15-15 Tomatoes (Roma) 0.80 lbs $1.59 Safeway $1.99/lb
9-10-15 Tomatoes (Regular and Roma) 4.16 lbs $2.87 Evergreen $0.6899/lb
8-7-15 Tomatoes (Vine) 1.87 lbs $6.53 Safeway $3.49/lb
7-25-16 Watercress 2 bunches $2.98 Koreana Plaza $1.49/bunch
1-15-16 Watercress 2 bunches $3.18 Evergreen $1.59/bunch
10-11-15 Yellow Neck Squash 0.63 lbs $1.25 Safeway $1.9841
6-14-16 Watermelon Personal size $3.00 Safeway  
7-25-16 Wintermelon 1.04 lbs $2.07 Koreana Plaza $1.9904/lb
10-11-15 Zucchini 1.18 lbs $2.00 Safeway $1.69/lb with -$0.35 coupon (regular $1.99/lb)

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Rice

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
4-17-16 Homai Calrose 50 lb $23.99 Costco $0.4798/lb, $1.0556/kg
4-16-16 Three Ladies 25 lb $19.99 TLH Supermarket $0.7996/lb, $1.7591/kg
2-20-16 Three Ladies 25 lb $18.00 Chinatown $0.72/lb, $1.5845/kg

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Seafood

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
5-14-16 Abalone (Canned) 15 oz $27.99 Costco $1.866/oz, $4.665/abalone, Ausab Pure Australian
4-17-16 Crab Meat (Canned) 2 x 13 oz $13.99 Costco $0.5381/oz, $6.995/can, Crown Prince Lump White
11-20-15 King Crab (Wild, Cooked) 1.47 lb $29.39 Costco $19.9932/lb, legs and claws 6/9 size
8-7-15 PanaPesca Seafood Mix 10.6 oz $3.49 Safeway $0.3292/oz
5-16-17 Scallops (Sashimi, Previously Frozen) 0.40 lb $14.00 Nijiya $35.00/lb, farm raised in Hokkaido, Japan
10-11-15 Shrimp (16/20) 2 lb $15.98 Safeway $7.99/lb, AquaStar brand (website)
2-21-17 Smoked Salmon (Honey Roasted Hot Smoked) 0.98 lb $13.71 Costco $13.9898/lb, Coastal Harbor brand

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Soup

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
11-11-15 Campbell’s Tomato 305 g $1.49 Safeway $0.0049/g
4-22-16 Miso Soup (Low Sodium Instant, Miko Brand) 6.39 oz (181.2 g) $4.75 Suruki Supermarket $0.7433/oz, $0.0262/g, $0.3958/soup
4-1-17 Swanson’s Chicken Broth 12 x 14.5 oz $5.99 Costco SF $0.0344/oz, $0.4992/can, 33% less sodium
2-11-17 Swanson’s Chicken Broth 12 x 14.5 oz $5.99 Costco $0.0344/oz, $0.4992/can, 33% less sodium
1-13-17 Swanson’s Chicken Broth 12 x 14.5 oz $5.99 Costco SF $0.0344/oz, $0.4992/can, 33% less sodium
12-7-16 Swanson’s Chicken Broth 12 x 14.5 oz $5.99 Costco $0.0344/oz, $0.4992/can, 33% less sodium
9-6-16 Swanson’s Chicken Broth 12 x 14.5 oz $5.99 Costco $0.0344/oz, $0.4992/can, 33% less sodium
4-17-16 Swanson’s Chicken Broth 12 x 14.5 oz $5.99 Costco $0.0344/oz, $0.4992/can, 33% less sodium
3-21-16 Swanson’s Chicken Broth 396 g (14 oz) $1.39 Duc Loi $0.0035/g, $0.0993/oz
11-15-15 Swanson’s Vegetable Broth 396 g (14 oz) $1.29 Evergreen $0.0033/g, $0.0921/oz

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Wines and Spirits

Date Item Size Price Location Notes
10-11-15 Barefoot Bubbly Brut Cuvée 750 ml $7.06 Safeway Website
4-15-17 Barefoot Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml $6.05 Safeway  
2-15-17 Barefoot Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml $4.84 Safeway  
7-20-16 Barefoot Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml $6.56 Safeway Priced similarly to HK (Website)
4-1-17 Bota Box Old Vine Zinfandel 3 L $17.3492 Costco (Website)
3-28-16 Bota Box 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon 3 L $19.69 Lucky (Website)
11-21-16 Bota Brick 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon 1.5 L $9.2111 Safeway (Website)
9-5-16 Bota Brick 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon 1.5 L $10.86 Safeway (Website)
12-3-15 Bota Brick 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon 1.5 L $11.95 Safeway (Website)
8-7-15 Bota Brick 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon 1.5 L $10.86 Safeway A nicely sized boxed wine (website)
4-27-17 BV Coastal Estates 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml $5.1483 Costco Must buy 2 at this price
3-1-17 BV Coastal Estates 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml $6.0308 Costco Must buy 2 at this price
4-17-16 BV Coastal Estates 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml $5.975 Costco Must buy 2 at this price
3-5-16 BV Coastal Estates 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml $5.975 Costco Must buy 2 at this price
1-16-16 BV Coastal Estates 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml $5.975 Costco Must buy 2 at this price
6-17-17 Chamisul Soju (Fresh) 375 ml $4.9053 Koreana Plaza  
4-1-17 Chateau Champs de Lucas 2015 Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon Bordeaux 750 ml $6.4992 Costco Website
4-12-16 Contadino 2014 Pinot Grigio 750 ml $5.4641 Trader Joe’s  
12-15-16 Franzia Cabernet Sauvignon 5 L $15.2141 Safeway Good for the price (~$2.28/bottle) and lasts forever, happy holidays! (website)
10-11-15 Franzia Cabernet Sauvignon 5 L $16.3016 Safeway Good for the price (~$2.44/bottle) and lasts forever, happy birthday! (website)
11-25-15 Gallo Sweet Vermouth 750 ml $3.79 Safeway $0.0051/ml, for making Manhattans
7-7-15 Goyette 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon (Sonoma County) 750 ml $15.2141 Costco Recognized the name from a bottle we had a few years back, though different vintage of course (website).
4-9-16 Hakutsuru Excellent Junmai Sake 1.8 L $14.13 Mitsuwa Comes in a nice carton (website)
4-9-16 Homare Aladdin Yuzu Sake 300 ml $10.8641 Mitsuwa Comes in a “magic lamp” bottle (website)
12-15-16 Kahlua Coffee Liqueur 750 ml $10.8641 Safeway White Russians, here we come (website)
6-5-17 Kirkland Signature 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon 1.5 L $8.769 Costco Equivalent to $4.3845/bottle
7-10-16 Looking Glass Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml $3.27 Walgreens Really good for the price
7-6-16 Looking Glass Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml $3.27 Walgreens Really good for the price
1-16-16 Ménage à Trois 2013 California Red 750 ml $7.6016 Costco Grows on you (website)
9-26-15 Ozeki Sake “Junmai Shiboritate” 900 ml $9.7766 Nijiya $0.0109/ml, super smooth sake (website)
8-19-15 Smoking Loon 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml $6.84 Safeway Cheap and good (website)
12-15-16 Stolichnaya Vodka 750 ml $17.3891 Safeway Accept no substitutes (website)
7-25-16 Walmae Makgeolli (Korean Rice Wine) 750 ml $2.1791 Koreana Plaza (www.koreawine.co.kr)

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