Choucroute

4 cups green cabbage; shredded 1 lg carrot; peeled/shredded 1 16 oz. pkg sauerkraut, drained — rinsed well 3/4 cup apple cider 2 tablespoons brown sugar 3/4 teaspoon caraway seeds 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice 5 slices Canadian bacon; in strips...