Just to mess with any and all semblance of chronology I'll show pictures of a more recent event, when we revisited Hanagoromo 花ごろも in Gorō, Ōzu 大洲市の五郎. Maybe you recall the previous post which turned out to be a major menu translation project.
It was once again absolutely phenomenal. The tomato soup with eggplant mousse in the bottom was a highlight. We couldn't get at all the mousse in the bottom of our glasses with the spoons, so we had to switch to chopsticks. Mottainai, naturally.