Key notes: Crisp, dry and refreshing. Freshness is to the fore with fruitiness accompanying.
Typical aromas and flavours: Fruit flavours tend to include lemon, lime, grapefruit, green apple and gooseberry.
Structure: Light-bodied, good acidity. Meant to be drunk young and youthful.
Examples of 'Crisp and Fresh' whites: Sauvignon Blanc, Picpoul de Pinet, Vinho Verde, Muscadet, English whites using grapes like Bacchus, Spanish whites; look out for the Verdejo grape.