This quick pickle recipe is simple and requires no special canning equipment!
Combine coriander seeds, whole peppercorns, mustard seed, bay leaves, sugar, salt and white vinegar in a container with lid.
Close the container and shake until sugar and salt dissolve.
Add 1 cup water to the brine mixture and tightly pack the cucumbers in jars.
Add garlic, fresh dill and chili peppers (if desired).
Pour the brine mixture over the cucumbers and tap the jars on the counter to release any air.
Place the lids on the jars and close tightly and refrigerate.
Refrigerate for at least 24 hours before tasting to check spice preference. The pickles will be ready in just a couple of days, but continue to gain in flavor. Lasts up to a month when kept refrigerated. *Recipe adapted from acouplecooks.com