QuintessaのワインメーカーAaron Pott氏はこの夏の酷暑をしのぐため,ブドウにアロエの液を含んだ「tea」を噴射するという対策を取ったそうです。
"Which is why winemaker Aaron Pott, taking a cue from sun worshippers, has started spraying his grapes with a compost "tea" that includes small amounts of aloe vera and yucca, known for their abilities to soothe over-sunned skin."

AP Wire | 09/10/2006 | Vintner uses aloe vera to give grapes a spritz of sunscreen