Sugar – el/la azucar
To remember that sugar is pronounced ah-soo-kahr (azucar) in Latin American Spanish, use the following mnemonic:
They delivered the sugar cane to the pandas in a zoo car (azucar).
Azucar can be used as a feminine or masculine noun, so it's el or la azucar.
Imagine an elephant and a lady sitting together, putting sugar in their tea.