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When ready to cook, start the Traeger grill on Smoke with the lid open until the fire is established (4 to 5 minutes). Set the temperature to 375 degrees F and preheat, lid closed, for 10 to 15 minutes.
Trim excess fat off of the tri-tip and coat with the Traeger Coffee rub and let rest on counter for 20 minutes.
While the tri-tip is resting, slice the peppers and onions into thin slices.
Place peppers and onions in a cast iron skillet on the Traeger and grill for 15 minutes stirring half way through. Add kosher salt, black pepper, roasted tomatoes, red pepper flakes, red wine vinegar, basil and garlic to the pepper and onions.
Place the tri-tips on the grill and cook for 30 minutes flipping half way through the cook.
Check the internal temperature of the tri-tip and remove from grill when temperature reaches 135 degrees F. Let rest for 15 minutes before slicing against the grain.
Drizzle with the balsamic glaze and serve with peppers and onion on the side. Enjoy!
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