While it may originate in the north-east, expats from across the world and Aberdonians alike can't get enough of this local delicacy.
Julia Bryce talks to bakers from across Scotland to get a taste of what they are up against.
Whether you call them rowies or butteries, we've got a recipe that is sure to hit the spot.
A woman has told of her delight after her dog was named the winner of our Santa Paws competition.
The first ever World Buttery Championships have taken place in Aberdeen.
We cornered American astronaut Robert Cenker to ask some lighthearted questions – including who is the better Buzz and is it a Buttery or a Rowie. The American aerospace and electrical engineer and former astronaut, was in Aberdeen to talk about his experience of life in space.
We’ve taken a look back through our archives and dug up these images of Aberdeen’s bakeries over the past few decades.
Yesterday it emerged that some people in the North-east butter the top of their buttery.
We all thought it was pretty common knowledge that you should butter the smooth side of your buttery or rowie.
A North-east baker's buttery has been crowned the best in Scotland.
Noel Gallagher tucked in to a box of rowies after the Evening Express sent them to his dressing room ahead of his Aberdeen gig.
THE word "rowie" will be recognised in Scrabble for the first time later this year.