The Kitchn’s Big List of Tips, Strategies, and Smart Ideas for Successful Grocery Shopping

updated Jun 8, 2019
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On the surface, grocery shopping seems straightforward: Go to the supermarket, find what you need, pay for it, and go home. But it’s not always that simple. Questions of where to shop, what to buy, and how to keep it all on a budget loom large. Even popular stores like Trader Joe’s can feel overwhelming — so many choices!

But we’re here to help. From how to start a pantry staple price-tracking list and the best olive oil to buy at Trader Joe’s, to the easiest way to comparison shop and how a food budget can help you get out of debt, The Kitchn’s big list of grocery shopping tips and strategies will help you master the supermarket — we promise!

The Kitchn’s Big List of Grocery Shopping Tips