yeah i buy manager's specials..... so what

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by synch22, Feb 6, 2013.

  1. synch22

    synch22 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    2,740
    Joined:
    Jan 27, 2012
    Messages:
    2,477
    Likes Received:
    2,598
    Love hitting the meat section on stuff marked down. Certified Angus beef rib eyes, new York steak.... all on sale ready to eat. Wife laughs but this has become a habit with food prices these days. I bring em home and grill em JP on the green egg.
    Not because we need to, I do it because it makes sense. And when it don't make dollars..... it don't make cents.
     
  2. gilaet

    gilaet mind wandering... Staff Member

    Reputations:
    36,534
    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2010
    Messages:
    97,324
    Likes Received:
    32,600
  3. Mr. Potato Head

    Mr. Potato Head ~Would Like to Play~ Gold

    Reputations:
    38,994
    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2010
    Messages:
    73,255
    Likes Received:
    28,733
    I like pizza.
     
  4. acagirl98

    acagirl98 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    106
    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2010
    Messages:
    9,891
    Likes Received:
    61
    I love it - love when acadude brings home good savings and bonus airmiles :cheer:
     
  5. BudBudha

    BudBudha Male Underwear Model

    Reputations:
    187
    Joined:
    Feb 1, 2012
    Messages:
    8,291
    Likes Received:
    16
    I'm too lazy to google, wtf is a greek pizza :scratch:
     
  6. synch22

    synch22 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    2,740
    Joined:
    Jan 27, 2012
    Messages:
    2,477
    Likes Received:
    2,598
    I has 2 CAB rib eyes, fed the family. Regular prices $17, manager special $10.04. Can't beat it.
     
  7. RH Goatcabin

    RH Goatcabin Vice POTY VIP

    Reputations:
    51,239
    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2010
    Messages:
    100,260
    Likes Received:
    34,184
    I do it all the time.
     
  8. factory girl

    factory girl VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    192,317
    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2012
    Messages:
    56,211
    Likes Received:
    4,525
    Are you drunk synch, starting a few threads today. I usually o that when I'm drunk
     
  9. Summer

    Summer . VIP

    Reputations:
    36,736
    Joined:
    May 10, 2012
    Messages:
    14,920
    Likes Received:
    10,302
    That meat is expired, vile.
     
  10. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Not followin whitey's rules

    Reputations:
    28,752
    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    50,833
    Likes Received:
    53,161
    It is about to expire. If you use it immediately you are Kool and the Gang.
     
  11. Kanye West

    Kanye West Yeezus!

    Reputations:
    27
    Joined:
    Dec 23, 2011
    Messages:
    120,890
    Likes Received:
    24,051
    i buy all of my meat at trader joes
     
  12. Summer

    Summer . VIP

    Reputations:
    36,736
    Joined:
    May 10, 2012
    Messages:
    14,920
    Likes Received:
    10,302
    I bought some grass fed beef at Trader Joes and got violently ill. Their refrigeration might not be optimal.
     
  13. Summer

    Summer . VIP

    Reputations:
    36,736
    Joined:
    May 10, 2012
    Messages:
    14,920
    Likes Received:
    10,302
    Their dairy goes bad quickly too.
     
  14. Kanye West

    Kanye West Yeezus!

    Reputations:
    27
    Joined:
    Dec 23, 2011
    Messages:
    120,890
    Likes Received:
    24,051
    maybe it was your location, i havent had any problems
     
  15. Kanye West

    Kanye West Yeezus!

    Reputations:
    27
    Joined:
    Dec 23, 2011
    Messages:
    120,890
    Likes Received:
    24,051
    their bread molds too fast and i dont l like their almond milk, do love their meat, poultry, frozen goods, and veggies
     
  16. Summer

    Summer . VIP

    Reputations:
    36,736
    Joined:
    May 10, 2012
    Messages:
    14,920
    Likes Received:
    10,302
    Yeah maybe. I like a lot of their products but the employees always seem like a bunch of dirty hippies more concerned about socializing than anything. I could envision perishables sitting on the stock room floor til they get around to it.
     
  17. Summer

    Summer . VIP

    Reputations:
    36,736
    Joined:
    May 10, 2012
    Messages:
    14,920
    Likes Received:
    10,302
    I love their selection and quality of organic vegetables.
     
  18. AmishGirl

    AmishGirl Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    11,868
    Joined:
    May 12, 2012
    Messages:
    25,327
    Likes Received:
    22,861
    Ugh - yes. I HATE HATE HATE that store. I HATE going into that store. It's like I walked into Romper Room. I will not go into that store!!!! :pissedoff:
     
  19. HeinousMark

    HeinousMark Creepy-Ass Cracka VIP

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2011
    Messages:
    19,628
    Likes Received:
    3
    In one of our groceries, the "manager's specials" are usually green, smelly meat, that has been heavily "Preseasoned" to mask the appearance and smell.
     
  20. Summer

    Summer . VIP

    Reputations:
    36,736
    Joined:
    May 10, 2012
    Messages:
    14,920
    Likes Received:
    10,302
    Maybe the Vegas locations are particularly bad