Last Updated on June 9, 2023
Each week we highlight a few of the more interesting items in the upcoming Aldi weekly ad. Note that, in our area, the ad takes effect on Wednesday, but in some areas it may take effect as early as Sunday.
This week’s theme is grilling and other backyard or camping fun such as fire pits, along with Father’s Day gifts, pools and water accessories, live plants, assorted kitchen items, seasonal Fourth of July gnome décor, ways to keep cool in the heat, various home goods, apparel, and a selection of food highlights.
(FYI: Father’s Day falls on June 18th in 2023.)
The Most Interesting Thing We Saw:
- Belavi 30″ Outdoor Fire Pit, $59.99. Includes a mesh spark screen and fire poker. Circular design allows for more air flow and bigger flames. Use fire poker to stoke logs or as a lifting tool for the mesh spark screen. Features black powder-coated steel. Dimensions: 30″ x 30″ x 21.65″. Read our full review here.
Aldi Finds (Special Buy) Highlights:
Other backyard or camping products:
- Adventuridge Hammock Chair, $49.99. Available in Black, Green, or Brown. Read our full review here.
- Crane 3-in-1 Foldable Mat & Lounge, $14.99. Assorted colors. Roll-up mat for the pool, park, or anywhere. Soft, buoyant foam surface floats in water. Inflatable pillow creates a cushioned headrest. Quick-drying fabric is easy to clean. Rolls up easily; features a carry handle.
- Crane Air Lounger, $14.99. Available in Green, Orange, or Floral. Easily sets up in 10 seconds without using tools or an air pump. Great to use when camping, at the beach, at festivals, in parks, and more. A lightweight and compact seating solution. Includes a handy carry bag.
- Crane Backpack Chair or Lounger, $34.99. Backpack Chair available in Teal and Blue. Features integrated backpack straps for easy transport, multi-position adjustable backrest, cup holder and cooler bag, integrated pillow, powder-coated steel frame, durable polyester fabric with PVC coating, and weight capacity: 250 lb. Backpack Lounger available in Stripes. Features integrated backpack straps for easy transport, powder-coated steel frame, face and armholes and adjustable backrest for multiple uses, removable padded pillow for extra comfort, durable polyester fabric with PVC coating, and weight capacity: 225 lbs.
- Crane Foldable Mat with Backrest, $12.99. Available in Gray, Orange, or Dark Jungle Green. Features adjustable backrest, cooler bag with zipper, padding for extra comfort, carry strap for easy portability, integrated pillow, and foldable, space-saving design. Dimensions: 63″ x 21″.
Grills and grilling accessories:
- Range Master 17″ Portable Tabletop Gas Griddle, $69.99. Features 260 sq. in. cooking area with pre-seasoned steel griddle top, along with spacious and heavy-duty griddle surface. Offers effortless cleanup, quick heat up, versatile portability, 18,000 BTUS of cooking power, and reliable push and turn ignition. Great for camping or tailgating: cook eggs, burgers, hot dogs, steaks and more. Assembled dimensions: 26.77″ x 17.5″ x 8.54″. Uses propane gas (not included). Comes with two-year limited warranty. Read more info here.
- Range Master 4-Piece BBQ Tool Set, $12.99. Stainless steel with long reach, soft grip silicone handles, and hanging hooks for easy storage. Easy to clean.
- Range Master Thermometer, Light, Tenderizer, or Press, $9.99 each. Tenderizer works for beef, pork, lamb, veal, venison, fish, poultry, and roast. Shorten cooking times and get more flavorful results with this tool that professional chefs use, which features 16 stainless steel razor sharp blades that penetrate any cut of meat with ease. Use prior to marinating to allow spices and flavors to be absorbed quickly and deeply, using easy one-handed pump action. Includes Protective Storage Case. Grill Light is a dual-action light illuminates grill while cooking at night with super bright LEDs that illuminate entire grill area. Features adjustable straps to fit most grill handles. Grill Press is great for the grill or griddle. Thermometer reads internal food temperature. Temperature range: -4°F to 518°F. Designed for easy use and storage. Read our review of the thermometer here.
- Crofton 2-in-1 Prep Tray, $9.99. Perfect for marinating raw food on the bottom and transporting cooked food on the top. Separate and transport raw and cooked meats and vegetables. Dishwasher safe and BPA free.
- Range Master 2-Pack Multipurpose Lighters, $4.79. Features adjustable flame height, longer-lasting 6 gram fuel supply, and child-resistant safety button. Read our review here.
Father’s Day gifts:
- Pembrook Father’s Day Card, $1.49 each. Choose World’s Best Dad, Grate Job Dad, Dad of the Year, Camper, Nacho Average Dad, Floral Shirt, Lawn Mower, Classic Car, Man Myth Legend, Cheers to You, Stellar Dad, or Cheesiest Dad. Each card includes high-quality detailed embellishments and foil lined envelope with self-stick seal. Dimensions: 5.375″ x 8.25″.
- Crofton Drink Caddy, $12.99. Holds 6 bottles. Includes bottle cap opener. Dimensions: 11.5″ x 6.5″ x 11.25″.
- Huntington Home Craft Beer Candle, $5.99 for a 14.1-oz. soy blend candle. Choose O’Malley’s (Stout: Chocolate & Oatmeal), Wolf Mountain Brewing (IPA: Hops & Grapefruit), or Liberty Harbor (Amber Ale: Honey & Barley).
- Adventuridge Men’s Trekking Sandals, $14.99. Sizes 8–11 in Black or Brown. Soft textile lining for all-day wear with memory foam insole, adjustable back strap for easy on, durable traction outsole, breathable upper, and protective toe cap style. Great for everyday wear and outdoor activities. Read our review here.
- Royal Class Men’s 2-Pack Sleep Shorts, $9.99. Knit Solid: 100% cotton, 150 gsm. Knit Melange: 85% cotton, 15% viscose, 150 gsm. Woven: 100% cotton, 110 gsm. Read our review here.
Pools and water recreation:
- Bestway Blue Rectangular Pool, $29.99. Made of 100% PVC with 3D embossed pattern on outer walls, and extra-wide sidewalls. Water capacity: 307 gallons. Release pool water with the easy-to-use drain valve. Features 3 interlocking quick release valves and 3 air chambers. Includes repair patch and user manual. Read our review of a similar pool here.
- Crane Animal Ride-On Float, $9.99.Choose a Flamingo or Swan. Flamingo inflation size: approx. 45.08″ x 47.44″ x 52.36″. Swan inflation size: approx. 46.46″ H x 48.27″ x 51.97″. For both floats: maximum load of 88 lbs. These feature 2 air chambers, 2 PVC handles, and one repair patch.
- Crane Rainbow or Shark Sprinkler, $19.99. Features misting water jets for cooling off on hot summer days. Quick assembly; simply inflate and connect to a garden hose. Includes connection for standard garden hoses (5/8″). Also includes removable heart and sun-shaped decorations and repair patch. Recommended for children ages 3+. Rainbow: 7.9′ x 2.4′ x 5.2′. Shark: 7.9′ x 1.9′ x 5.2′.
- Crane Sand-Free Outdoor Mat, $8.99. Available in Blue or Orange. Measures 6.5′ x 4.9′. Lightweight material dries quickly and resists water absorption. Dual-layer weave allows sand and dirt to fall through the mesh and prevents debris from coming back up. Includes 4 D rings, 4 ground stakes, and carry bag. Read more information here.
- Fluid Life Vest, $9.99. Child, Youth, or Adult sizes. Features adjustable sizing for a perfect fit with comfortable multi-layer foam, quick-drying construction, and adjustable buckles. Perfect for recreational boating and water activities. Child: 33–55 lb. Youth: 50–88 lb. Adult: 90 lb.; chest size 30″–52″. Adult XL 90 lb; chest size 40″–60″. Adult XL in Royal Blue/Gray, Adult L in Red/Gray, Adult L in Navy Blue/Gray, Youth in Pink/Blue, Youth in Green/Navy, Youth in Blue/Gray, or Child in Sky Blue/Green or Child in Red/Gray. Read our review of the adult life vest here, and you’ll find our review of the child and youth life vests here.
- 8″ Hydrangea in Assorted Colors, see price in store.
- Crofton 11″ Stainless Steel Frying Pan, $16.99. Available with Black or Blue interior. Suitable for all heat sources including gas, electric, glass ceramic, halogen, and induction. Heat resistant up to 428 °F. Features high-quality riveted handles and nonstick coating for easy cleanup. Comes with a two-year warranty. Dishwasher safe.
- Crofton Master Cutting Board, $9.99. Available in Multicolor or Black. Includes bamboo cutting board with 4 removable multipurpose trays. Removable multi-purpose trays make food prep easy. Bamboo board does not dull knives. Bamboo board: 16.5″ x 11″ x 1.7″.
- Crofton 24-Piece Durable Food Storage Set, $9.99. Includes a total of 38.9-cup capacity. Features matching color coded base and lids, microwave vents, and volume markings for simple measuring. Microwave safe (reheat only). Top rack dishwasher safe, freezer safe, food safe, and BPA free. Read our review here.
- Huntington Home Indoor/Outdoor Tablecloth, $7.99. Made of 100% polyester. Choose 60″ x 84″, 70″ Round, or 60″ x 102″ in Light Blue Gingham, Navy Paisley, Pineapple, or Fruit design. Machine washable and OEKO-TEX certified.
- Crofton Fruit or Corn Gadget, $2.99 each. Choose a Strawberry Huller, Kiwi Slicer, Jalapeño Corer, Corn Peeler, or Corn Holders. Strawberry Huller removes stems from strawberries with ease. Kiwi Slicer removes kiwi from skin with two simple motions. Jalapeño Corer removes cores and seeds from jalapeño peppers with ease. Corn Peeler shaves cobs of corn. Corn Holders have prongs that stick directly into both ends of your cob.
- Huntington Home Americana or Summer Gnome, $8.99 each. Spring plush décor perfect for your mantel or console table. Gnomes come in a variety of designs. Dimensions 20″ inches tall. Indoor use only.
- Huntington Home Americana Mini Gnome, $4.99 each. Spring plush décor perfect for your mantel or tabletop. Gnomes come in a variety of designs. Dimensions 16″ inches tall. Indoor use only.
- Huntington Home LED Gnome or Truck, $9.99. Choose Gnome with Star Flag, Gnome with USA, Red Truck with Star Flag, or Red Truck with Flowers and Flag. Made with super bright LED lights. Hand-painted ceramic. Includes 6-hour on, 18-hour off timer function. Truck: approximately 6″ x 3.5″ x 5″. Gnome: approximately 4″ x 4″ x 7.5″. Each unit requires 2 AA batteries (batteries not included).
- Huntington Home Gnome Candle, $6.99 for a 12-oz. soy blend candle. Choose Strawberry Sugar, Honeycomb Truffle, Lemon Dream, or Passionfruit Popsicle.
- Crane USB Neck Fan, $8.99. Sold in Orange, Blue, Pink, Yellow, Turquoise, or Green. Features 3 fan speeds and is USB rechargeable. Offers 2 illumination options: multicolor and white. Run time: 2–5 hours. Fully charged in 4 hours. Includes USB micro charging cable. Read more information here.
- Easy Home 8,000 BTU Air Conditioner, $169.99. Estimated cooling area: 350 sq. ft. Features programmable 24-hour timer, full function remote control, and 3-in-1 operation: cooling, dehumidification, and fan mode. Offers 2 powerful fan speeds in fan and cooling mode. Dehumidification up to 33.8 oz. per hour. Includes electronic control panel with LED display, overheat protection and automatic shutoff, reusable and washable air filter, and window installation kit, exhaust hose, 4 castors, 2 hose connectors, 2 dowels, and remote with 2 AAA batteries. Read more information here. This product also made it onto our roundup of the most expensive products we’ve ever seen Aldi sell.
- Easy Home 5,000 BTU Window Air Conditioner, $129.99. Cools up to 150 sq. ft. with 2 cooling settings: low and high. Includes adjustable thermostat, 2-way air direction, loss of power protection with auto restart, and removable and reusable, easy access washable air filter. Fits windows 23″–34″ W x 14.5″ H. Includes quick installation kit. Read more information here.
- Easy Home Mini Dehumidifier, $9.99. Helps reduce odor, allergens, and prevents mold and mildew. Great for small enclosed spaces like: closets, safes, drawers, pantries, under sinks, cars, RVs; safe to go anywhere. Suited for spaces up to 333 cu. ft. Indicator beads tell you when the unit is full. No harmful chemicals. Read more information here.
- Easy Home Tower Fan, $19.99. Features 3 speed settings. Swings 85 degrees for better air distribution. Includes 120-minute timer with automatic shut-off and stable base. Cord length: 5.9′. Features 45W. This is a good, compact fan. Read our review here.
- Easy Home 16″ Pedestal Fan, $19.99. This 3-speed fan with 85° oscillating feature has adjustable height: 42.1″–49.2″ along with 35° adjustable tilt fan head. Includes precision-balanced blades and removable grill for easy cleaning. Base is designed for maximum stability. Economical cooling and air circulation for large household rooms. Cord length: 62.99″. Available in Black or White.
- Huntington Home 10-Tier Shoe Tower, $19.99. Holds up to 30 pairs of shoes. Dimensions: 22″ L x 8.66″ W x 61.81″ H. This didn’t work well for us; all our shoes kept falling off. Read our full review here.
- Huntington Home 4-Piece Bamboo Sheet Set, $34.99. Made of 100% rayon from bamboo. Available in Gray or White. Naturally anti-bacterial and odor resistant. Wicks away moisture. Features durable lasting construction and is OEKO-TEX certified.
- Huntington Home Cooling Down Alt Comforter, $34.99. Available in Full/Queen or King. Made of 100% polyester with antimicrobial filling and moisture wicking qualities. Keeps you sleeping dry and cool. Machine washable and OEKO-TEX certified.
- Huntington Home Multipurpose Woven Throw, $19.99. Available in Clay, Cream, Green, or Blue. Measures 50″ x 60″. Serves as a beach rug or picnic blanket or decorative indoor/outdoor throw. Features fringe design and is reversible and machine washable.
- Huntington Home Breezy Striped Window Sheers, $9.99. Softly filters light. Features rod pocket style. Provides breezy and relaxed look. Includes 2 panels. Available in Gray/White, Beige/Gray, Beige/Navy, and Beige/Orange. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Crane Men’s or Women’s Polarized Sunglasses, $5.99. Offers 100% UVA-UVB lens protection and reduces glare. Assorted designs.
- Serra Fashion Earrings, $4.99. Choose Silver Star Hoop, Lobster, Multicolor Hoop, Watermelon, Hotdog, Baseball, Popsicle, or Sun. Mix of enamel inlay and beaded designs. Nickel free.
- Serra Ladies’ 2-Pack Rib Bralettes, $9.99. Made of 88% cotton, 12% elastane. Pink and Blue in Sizes S–XL, White and Black in Sizes M–XL. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Serra Ladies’ Cooling Pajamas, $8.99. Size S–XL. Blue Gingham: 95% viscose, 5% elastane. Pink Flamingo and Blue Floral Top: 63% polyester, 31% viscose and 6% elastane. Pink Flamingo and Blue Floral Bottom: 100% viscose. Features crew neck, raglan sleeve, elastane waistband, pocket, and cool touch. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Serra Ladies’ Denim Shorts, $9.99. Ladies’ cuffed hem shorts in Light Wash, Dark Wash, or Black Wash. Light and Dark wash are made of 91% cotton, 7% polyester, 2% elastane. Black Wash is made of 80% cotton, 18% polyester, 2% elastane. Light Wash in Sizes 6–14. Dark Wash in Sizes 8–16. Black Wash in Sizes 12–16. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Serra Ladies’ Summer Sandals, $6.99. Sizes 7–10 in Nude Wedge, Floral Flat, or Nautical Flat. 2.5″ wedge heel or flat. Stylish bow detail with braided jute midsole.
- PurAqua Iced Tea Mix Canisters, $2.99 for 19 oz. Choose Iced Tea with Lemon, Peach Tea, or Raspberry Tea.
- Two Good Mixed Berry or Cherry Lowfat Greek Yogurt, $1.28 for 5.3 oz.
- EatPastry Fudge Core or Salted Caramel Core Cookie Dough 4-Pack, $5.99 for 11 oz. Sold refrigerated.
- Simms Chilled Snack Sticks in Pork or Chicken, $3.99 for 8 oz. Sold refrigerated. Read our review here.
- Sundae Shoppe Unicorn, Galactic, or Mermaid Cones, $3.99 for 17.58 oz. Read our review of the Unicorn and Galactic Cones here. Our review of the Mermaid cones is here.
- Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Pint, $4.48 for 16 oz. Flavors include half baked.
- Grill Master Collection, $59.99 for 7.37 lbs. Sold frozen. Box includes: 2 (10 oz.) USDA Choice Boneless Beef Ribeye Steaks, 2 (10 oz.) USDA Choice Boneless Beef New York Strip Steaks, 2 (6 oz.) USDA Choice Bacon Wrapped Beef Top Sirloin Steaks, 8 (4.5 oz.) Beef Burgers
2 (8 oz.) Boneless Pork Chops, and 2 (7 oz.) Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts with Rib Meat. Read our review here.
- Roseland Original or Honey Garlic BBQ Baby Back Ribs, $9.49 for 24 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review here.
- Season’s Choice Whole Onion Rings, $3.79 for 16 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review here.
- Bremer Chicken Marsala or Chicken Parmigiana, $5.79 for 24 oz. Sold frozen.
- Cattlemen’s Ranch Mushroom Swiss or All American Seasoned Beef Patties, $8.49 for 2 lbs. Sold frozen.
- Fremont Fish Market Extra Jumbo EZ Peel Raw Shrimp, $14.99 for 32 oz. Sold frozen.
- Mama Cozzi’s Pizza Kitchen Jalapeno Popper Pizza, $3.99 for 14.15 oz. Sold frozen.
- McCain Baby Cakes Mini Potato Hash Browns, $4.39 for 20 oz. Sold frozen.
Fresh Meat Special Highlights:
- Simply Nature Fresh Family Pack Organic Grass-Fed 85/15 Ground Beef, $4.49 per lb. Sold in a 4-lb. package for $17.96.
- Never Any! Fresh Lamb Loin Chops, $8.99 per lb.
(Not available at all locations.)
- State of Brewing Tropical Fruit Smoothie Seltzer, see price in store. Contains 48 oz. Country of origin: USA.