Passover – The Wine

The four cups of wine of the passover

Kaddesh: Sanctification
A blessing over wine in honor of the holiday. The wine is drunk, and
a second cup is poured.

Maggid: The Story
A retelling of the story of the Exodus from Egypt and the first Pesach. 

At the end of the maggid, a blessing is recited over the second cup
of wine and it is drunk.

Barekh: Grace after Meals
The third cup of wine is poured, and birkat ha-mazon (grace after meals)
is recited. This is similar to the grace that would be said on any Shabbat.
At the end, a blessing is said over the third cup and it is drunk. 

Hallel: Praises
Several psalms are recited. A blessing is recited over the last cup
of wine and it is drunk.
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