This Week at Aldi: The Ad for January 31, 2018

Each week we highlight a few of the more interesting items in the upcoming Aldi ad. Note that, in our area, the ad takes effect on Wednesday, but in some areas it may take effect as early as today, Sunday.

This week’s theme includes Valentine’s Day candy, treats, and gifts. The ad also includes items for the home and items for kids.

The Most Interesting Thing We Saw:

Easy Home Handheld Steam Cleaner

  • Easy Home Handheld Steam Cleaner, $19.99. It claims it cleans, disinfects, sterilizes and kills germs.

Special Buy (ALDI Finds) Highlights:

  • Valentine’s Day gifts include:
    • Kellytoy 39″ Cuddle Valentine Plush, $12.99. Comes in assorted varieties. You also can purchase a smaller Kellytoy Valentine Plush, measuring between 12 and 17 inches, for $2.99.
    • Kids’ Valentines, $1.99. Choose between the 32 count package with stickers and tattoos or a 16 count package with erasers, thumb wars, puzzles or pencils. Assorted licensed character designs available.
    • Pembrook Handmade Valentine’s Day Cards, $0.99, each. Measure 8.25″ L x 5.375″ W.
    • Huntington Home 2-Pack Valentine’s Day Candle, $3.99. You also can purchase the Huntington Home Soy Candle Gift Set for $4.99.
    • Huntington Home Valentine’s Day Pillow and Throw, $7.99. These come in assorted styles.
  • For a special Valentine’s Day meal or treat:
    • Sea Queen Whole Lobster, $9.99. This is 18 oz. and comes frozen. It’s certified sustainable seafood via
    • Specially Selected Lobster Mac & Cheese or Shrimp & Lobster Bake, $5.99. Read our review of these products here.
    • Specially Selected Shrimp & Crab Ravioli, $3.69. Read my review here.
    • Happy Farms Preferred Valentine’s Day Cheese, $3.99. Comes in assorted varieties.
    • Reese’s Peanut Butter Hearts, $2.95.
    • Specially Selected Chocolate Truffle Hearts, $2.99.
    • Dove Milk Chocolate Truffles Heart Tin, $7.99. This is 6.5 ounces. Or buy the Choceur Assorted Chocolates Heart Box coming in at 6.35 ounces for $3.99.
  • Items for the home include:
    • Crofton Assorted Baking Pans, $4.99.
    • Crofton 16-Piece Durable Food Storage, $4.99. I own this plastic food storage set, and it works well for me.
    • Easy Home Wet/Dry Mop Starter Kit, $6.99. You also can purchase Easy Home Wet or Dry Cloth Refills for $4.99. Choose from a 24-pack of Wet Cloths or 32-pack of Dry Cloths.
  • Items for kids include:
    • National Geographic 50mm Telescope, $24.99.
    • Crayola Play ‘N Fold Art Studio, $24.99.

Fresh Meat Special Highlights:

  • 73% Lean Ground Beef, $1.99 per lb. Sold in a 5-lb. package for $9.95.
  • Family Pack Boneless Skinless Chicken Thighs, $1.69 per lb. Average 3-lb. weight.
  • Bacon Wrapped Jalapeño Peppers, $6.49 per lb.
  • St. Louis Pork Spareribs, $1.99 per lb.

About Rachael

Rachael is the Co-founder of Aldi Reviewer. When she isn't busy shopping at Aldi, she enjoys cooking, gardening, writing gothic romance, and collecting more houseplants than she probably should. You can learn more about her at

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