The end of the year is the perfect time for preppers to stock up on goods for the rest of the year. Many grocery stores and bulk food stores sell popular holiday products for less around the end of the year, but you can use many of these products throughout the year in non-holiday dishes. The key to advanced shopping is to look for the best deals and store the foods properly so they do not spoil before you get a chance to use them.
Best Holiday Food Deals
Many stores sell similar products during the holidays, but not all stores offer the same deals. Search for local deals in mail circulars and while visiting the stores in your town. You can use newspaper coupons, manufacturer’s coupons, and online coupon sites to save even more on sale products. Bulk stores often offer lower price points than smaller stores, and some bulk stores may have regular prices that are lower than the sale prices at other stores. Shop around and you can easily find the best deals.
Stock Up Now for Year Round Food
Most stores will have sales on seasonal products and common baking and cooking ingredients for holiday dishes. Below is a list of commonly reduced items during the holiday season:
- Breakfast sausages
- Cranberry sauce
- Green beans
- Sweet potatoes
- Freezer rolls
- Quick bread mixes