Sainsbury's basics: Good values at great value

At Sainsbury’s, we believe that no matter what your budget, you should have access to food that doesn’t cost the earth. From our everyday teabags to Alaskan pollock fish fingers, we’re proud to support sustainable and ethical sourcing standards across our basics range and beyond. Just because something’s great value, doesn’t mean we forget our values.Take a closer look at some of our products here, including some delicious recipes for you to try.

basics fish fingers

basics fish fingers

basics fish fingers

Our MSC-accredited basics Fish Fingers are made from Alaskan pollock, a delicious fish with healthy stock levels that has all the flavour and nutrition of cod.

About our fish fingers

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Banana bread
basics Fairtrade bananas

basics Fairtrade bananas

Fruity pancakes leaning tower

Tempting light pancakes with bananas and honey

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Banana bread

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basics Fairtrade bananas

Our basics bananas may come in different shapes and sizes, but they all come with a promise of ethical farming standards.

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Baked spinach eggs
Bubble and squeak with poached eggs
basics barn eggs

basics barn eggs

Baked spinach eggs

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Bubble and squeak with poached eggs

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basics barn eggs

Our basics barn eggs come with the Freedom Food stamp of approval, which means our hens live in a freer and happier environment.

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basics self-raising flour

basics self-raising flour

basics self-raising flour

With 100% British basics self-raising flour, we're able to establish an efficient and traceable UK food chain, which underpins our commitment to British farmers and hundreds of dishes from bread to beautiful cakes.

Make our marble cake

basics British cooked ham

basics British cooked ham

basics British cooked ham

Animal welfare matters to us, so we ve partnered with a pig farm in Yorkshire where we work on new and innovative ways to improve rearing and breeding conditions.

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Prawn fishcakes
basics plain flour
basics Cheddar cheese

basics Cheddar cheese

Prawn fishcakes

Prawn fishcakes

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basics plain flour

With 100% British flour, we're able to establish an efficient and traceable UK food chain, which underpins our commitment to British farmers and hundreds of dishes from beautiful cakes to cookies.

Triple chocolate cookies

basics Cheddar cheese

From mild to mature, our cheddar cheeses are British, made from our recipe with British-farmed milk. With a flavour strength of 4, our mature Cheddar doesn t compromise on flavour and is delicious on its own or in cheesy recipes.

Make our cheese souffle

Smoked salmon and scrambled eggs
Smoked salmon and dill tart
basics Scottish smoked salmon trimmings

basics Scottish smoked salmon trimmings

Smoked salmon and scrambled eggs

Smoked salmon and scrambled eggs

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Smoked salmon and dill tart

Crisp pastry base with a salmon and dill filling

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basics Scottish smoked salmon trimmings

Our basics Scottish smoked salmon is sourced from Scottish farms accredited by the RSPCA s Freedom Food scheme, so you can be sure that we source our fish sustainably.

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basics Everyday Tea

basics Everyday Tea

basics Everyday Tea

Our basics tea has the Fairtrade stamp of approval. Made from mixed-grade leaves from Malawi, our great-value tea bags make the perfect cuppa.

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