Strawberry Melon Fizz

2 cups sugar
1 cup water
5 mint sprigs
1 qt. fresh strawberries, halved
2 cups cubed honeydew melon
1-3/4 cups cubed cantaloupe
Ginger Ale or sparkling white grape juice

In a saucepan. combine the sugar, water and mint, bring to a boil. Boil and stir until a candy thermometer reads 240* (soft ball stage). Remove from heat allow to cool. Discard mint. combine the strawberries and melon. Just before serving, fill tall glasses with fruit and drizzle with 1 Tbsp. syrup. Add ginger ale to each.

Yield 8-10 servings

So good and refreshing!!!