Art director Lisa Triefenbach didn’t play around too much with our July 2012 cover. Once she saw photographer Jennifer Silverberg’s shot of the Mexican Bomb Pops from our Paletas feature, she was sold.

Fun, festive and refreshing, Tony Busekrus’ south-of-the-border spin on the ice-cream-truck classic proved perfect for an issue hitting stands in the middle of summer.

Check out the other two images at left from our Mexican culinary coverage that caught Triefenbach’s eye, plus another from our Mystery Shopper section that was just striking in and of itself.

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