What is crisp skin?

Some articles on crisp skin, skin:

... When well cooked, a baked potato has a fluffy interior and a crisp skin ... in a microwave without pricking the skin might split open due to built up internal pressure from unvented steam ... potato size, but does not generally produce a crisp skin ...

Famous quotes containing the words skin and/or crisp:

    Do I not bate? do I not dwindle? Why, my skin hangs about me like an old lady’s loose gown; I am withered like an old
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    My mother protected me from the world and my father threatened me with it.
    —Quentin Crisp (b. 1908)