20 Healthy Foods Found at Costco for Less

 

I am sure that prices vary in different locations, but in sunny San Diego I have gotten pretty used to a large chunk of my check and my right arm going toward groceries.  If you are like us and also look for these kind of items; organic, grass-fed, pastured, non-GMO, chemical/nitrate/additive-free, then you know what I am talking about!

How can we eat healthy or buy organic food when on a budget?  This seems to be a top request from clients so I thought I would do a little research at Costco.

After 1 hour with a 3 year old clinging to my leg, here are the 20 items that made it into our cart! We didn’t have time for the fruit and veggie section, but I know that they carry a good amount of organic produce, so check that out as well!

Top Finds of the Day:

1)      Albacore Tuna (Wild Planet) – $14.99 for 6-5 oz. cans

2)      Almond Milk- unsweetened (Silk) – $7.79 for 3- ½ gallons

3)      Organic Apple Juice (Evolution)- $5.69 for 64 oz.

4)      Avocado Oil (Chosen Foods) – $9.49 for 33.8 oz.

5)      Bison Burgers (Kiva Sun) – $13.49 for 6 burgers

6)      Organic Brown Rice (Lundberg) – $13.79 for 12 lbs.

7)      Chia Seeds (Nutiva) – $13.99 for 32 oz.

8)      Organic Chicken Breasts (Coastal Range)- $16.89 for 3 lbs.

9)      Organic Cold Pressed Juice (SUJA) – $29.49 for 9-12 oz.

10)   Organic Frozen Strawberries (Pure Nature) – $8.99 for 4 lbs.

11)   Hemp Hearts (Manitoba Harvest) – $14.89 for 28 oz.

12)   Himalayan pink salt (Kirkland)- $3.99 for 13 oz.

13)   Hummus (Pita Pal) – $5.99 for 32 oz.

14)  Grass-Fed Butter (Kerry Gold) – $6.99 for 3-8 oz. bars

15)  Coconut Oil (Nutiva) – $22.49 for 78 oz.

16)   Organic ground beef (Kirkland) – $17.99

17)   Organic sundried tomatoes (Kirkland) – $8.99 for 4 lbs.

18)   Organic Quinoa (Truroots) – $18.99 for 64 oz.

19)   Organic Raw Coconut Water (Harmless Harvest) – $15.89 for 4-16oz

20)   Tangerine juice (Evolution) – $5.69 for 64 oz.

 

What else have you found at Costco?  I would love your input in the comments below!

 

Happy Shopping.

4 Comments:

  • June 10, 2014

    I also buy Organic frozen mixed berries and ground bison! The ground bison is awesome! I just use it like I would ground beef. But I didn’t know about the Bison Burgers, I’ll have to try those out! And Kirkland also makes a pretty good Organic Olive Oil.

  • June 11, 2014

    Thanks Cassy I will add ground bison to the list!

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