18 Insanely Budget-Friendly Aldi Deals to Fill Your Pantry in May

Stock up your pantry for less with Aldi's unbeatable May deals.
Updated May 4, 2023
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Aldi is perfect for those pantry items you need to restock now that spring is here.

Head to your local Aldi for these great everyday deals you won’t be able to pass up, especially if you want to save money on groceries.

While prices can vary slightly depending on location, here are 18 of our favorite deals on pantry items in May. 

Cheez-It Baked Cheese Crackers

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Add some snacks to your pantry with a box of bite-sized Cheez-Its. The crispy family favorite comes in a seven-ounce box at Aldi for $2.65.

Clancy’s Veggie Straws

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Skip the typical chips and go with something a little different for a snappy snack.

Clancy’s Veggie Straws come in a seven-ounce bag for $2.65 and have notes of potato, spinach, and tomato in each bite.

Betty Crocker Wild Blueberry Muffin & Quick Bread Mix

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Start your day off right with some blueberry muffins or bread for breakfast.

Betty Crocker Wild Blueberry Muffin & Quick Bread Mix is perfect for an easy breakfast baking project. Aldi sells 16.9-ounce boxes of the mix for $3.15.

Baker’s Corner 4 lb. Granulated Sugar

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If you’re a baker, Aldi is a great place to stock up on baking essentials that you’ll be thankful are in your pantry whenever you’re in the mood for something sweet.

Baker’s Corner 4 lb. Granulated Sugar comes in, yes, a four-pound bag, so you’ll always have some on hand. Grab a bag for $2.75.

Aunt Maple’s Original Pancake Syrup

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Pancakes and waffles are so much better with syrup, and Aldi has you covered. Grab a 24-ounce bottle of Aunt Maple’s Original Pancake Syrup from Aldi for $2.15.

Casa Mamita Taco Seasoning Mix

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Spice up your dinners with some taco seasoning for meat, chicken, and anything else you want to add to your shells on Taco Tuesday (or any other night of the week).

Casa Mamita Taco Seasoning Mix comes in one-ounce envelopes at Aldi for 49 cents apiece, making it a cheap and easy way to add flavor to your meal.

Woeber’s White Vinegar, Distilled

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Vinegar is a great thing to have on hand for any number of recipes or dishes. Pick up a gallon of distilled Woeber’s White Vinegar at Aldi for $3.25.

Vinegar is also, among other things, a good natural way to clean your home. Research its uses beyond cooking.

Simply Nature Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil

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Try olive oil if you’re looking for a healthier alternative to butter or vegetable oil.

Aldi’s Simply Nature Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil has no artificial ingredients and comes in a 16.9-ounce bottle for $5.05.

Chef’s Cupboard Panko Breadcrumbs

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Keep some breadcrumbs in your pantry to add texture and flavor to various recipes. You can use it to bread chicken, for instance, or add some to your homemade meatloaf for extra flavor.

Pick up an eight-ounce package of Chef’s Cupboard Panko Breadcrumbs so you always have a little extra inspiration for dinner on hand. You can grab some for $1.75 at Aldi.

Burman’s Ketchup

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It’s time to get out your grill and invite family and friends over for a barbecue.

When you do, make sure to pack your pantry with condiments, including Burman’s Ketchup from Aldi.

The $1.85, 38-ounce squeezable ketchup bottle is a great addition to your spring pantry (and then refrigerator, after first use).

Reggano Tomato, Basil & Garlic Pasta Sauce

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After a long day at the office or with the kids, figuring out what to make for dinner can be tough.

An easy solution can live right in your pantry. Add some pasta to your pantry staples, and accompany it with Reggano Tomato, Basil & Garlic Pasta Sauce from Aldi. The sauce comes in a 24-ounce jar for $1.55.

Again, make sure to pop the jar in the refrigerator after opening!

Lunch Buddies Chocolate Pudding Cups

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Add a delicious dessert to your or your kids’ lunchboxes with these delectable pudding cups from Aldi.

Lunch Buddies Chocolate Pudding Cups come in a pack of four 3.25-ounce cups. You can grab a pack at Aldi for $1.09.

Simply Nature Creamy Almond Butter

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Try something a little different with a 12-ounce jar of almond buttery goodness for sandwiches or snacks.

Check your local Aldi for Simply Nature Creamy Almond Butter at $4.39.

Carlini Vegetable Oil

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Vegetable oil is a great staple for any pantry. You can use it to make savory meals, sweet baked goods, salad dressings, and more.

Aldi carries Carlini Vegetable Oil in a 48-ounce bottle for $4.05.

Sweet Baby Ray’s Barbecue Sauce

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Get your barbecue off to a great start with Sweet Baby Ray’s Barbecue Sauce from Aldi.

The barbecue sauce comes in a 28-ounce bottle for $3.29 and is perfect for chicken, pork, ribs, burgers, and anything else that needs a little kick of barbecue flavor.

Chef’s Cupboard Chicken Stuffing Mix

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You don’t need to wait for Thanksgiving to enjoy some stuffing on the side for dinner.

Chef’s Cupboard Chicken Stuffing Mix comes in a six-ounce box for 89 cents and is packed with flavor. It also only takes five minutes to cook, which is perfect if you need something quick and easy for dinner.

Oreo Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

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Satisfy your sweet tooth with a party-size package of delicious cookies from Aldi.

Oreo Double Stuf Chocolate Sandwich Cookies come in a large 26.7-ounce container for $5.49 from Aldi.

If you prefer the regular amount of icing in between your delicious chocolate cookies, grab the Oreo Chocolate Sandwich Cookies that come in a 25.5-ounce pack, also for $5.49.

Benton’s Graham Crackers

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Planning a bonfire this summer? Then make sure you have everything you need for some s’mores, including graham crackers. Benton’s Graham Crackers come in a 14.4-ounce box for $2.09.

Bottom line

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One good trip through Aldi will set you up for a no-stress May. The products listed here will keep your pantry stocked and ready for any meal.

Remember to stock your wallet with credit cards that let you earn cash back or provide you perks when shopping for groceries.

It’s also a good idea to make a list of items before you go if you’re trying to stick to a budget.

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